Stories


Completing the symphony through inclusion in Uzbekistan

Hudoykul draws his inspiration from the belief that volunteerism is a powerful tool for engaging with people in tackling developmental challenges. His life experiences have also motivated him to…  


About the Aral Sea region in a few words – "There is hope"!

About today's Aral Sea region, she says literally a few words - THERE IS HOPE, and when talking about the dried bottom of the Aral Sea, she plunges into a world full of valuable finds and…  


To the dream through silence

When I was a child, we had a small sewing machine at home, I also learned a little sewing at boarding school and gradually my interest in sewing grew every day.  


Local people's constant efforts against the water crisis in the double-landlocked country

One specific challenge in the Aral Sea region is lack of capacity on digital tools.  


The flight of “Sarvinoz-Shaydogul”

The local women and youth are facing a variety of challenges, and poverty is one of the most urgent issues in the region  


Access to drinking water: Bakhytgul’s story

We feel endless happiness, as water available now in our homes.  


Woman-technician in the Refrigeration and Air-conditioning (RAC) sector of Uzbekistan Through hardship to the stars 

Khuriyatkhon Tojiboeva is one of the few women-technicians in the Refrigeration and Air-conditioning sector of Uzbekistan  


Empowering ability in disability: Uzbekistan’s innovative joint UN programme on social protection

While the COVID-19 pandemic and the measures to contain it created difficulties for everyone in Uzbekistan, these hit particularly hard on the most vulnerable and marginalized people in society.  


The United Kingdom, the UN Development Programme and Uzbekistan: working together on common goals

In addressing the United Nations General Assembly via videoconference in September 2020, Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev told the world body that climate change poses “a great threat to the…  


From grazing to stall feeding in mountainous regions: a farm story from Akhangaran district

Cattle grazing in foothill areas is one of the main forms of negative impact on mountain forests and pastures.  

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