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Technovation Girls 2020 - This season’s results

29 mobile applications offering innovative ways of achieving the Sustainable Development Goals have been created by teams across Uzbekistan.  


Japan allocates US$ 1.9 million to support Uzbekistan’s COVID-19 response

New funding from the Government of Japan will expand UNDP’s work to address the socio-economic impact of COVID-19 pandemic’s in Uzbekistan.  


Biodiversity is everyone’s business

Uzbekistan has 27,000 unique and endangered species – better protecting this biodiversity must be a priority.  


COVID-19: Human development on course to decline this year for the first time since 1990

Concerted action with a focus on equity could still limit the impacts of this unprecedented crisis.  


UNDP Uzbekistan helps small businesses outlast the quarantine

Small businesses are essential to Uzbekistan’s economy, and so we’ve created a package of services to help them through the COVID-19 lockdown.  


Farmers of Karakalpakstan receive on-line support

These days, farmers - owners of household plots and hotbeds of the Kanlykul district in Karakalpakstan – receive informational support through a group in Telegram without leaving their home.  


From small ideas, great businesses grow

Our search for agricultural business ideas that are adaptive to climate change has been fruitful – the next step is putting them on the road to success.  


Gender Equality in Uzbekistan in the focus of discussion with MPs

We conducted online seminar on gender expertise requirements to ensure equal opportunities for women and girls in Uzbekistan.  


New times for mahalla Chinor

With microfinance from GEF and national partners, Bazargul Hasanova is helping her rural community survive and thrive in this difficult year.  


New national e-platform for distance vocational learning is on its way.

We are launching a joint project to develop an electronic platform for distance vocational training for working professions demanded in labor market.  

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