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Project to protect children affected by migration launched in Uzbekistan
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On 25-26 June 2018, the "Poytakht" Business Center in Tashkent hosted a presenta…

The World Drug Report 2018 is released in Tashkent
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Today, the UNODC Regional Office for Central Asia conducted a presentation of th…

UN Secretary General's Envoy on Youth visits Uzbekistan
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On June 11-13 Ms.Jayathma Wickramanayake, the UN Secretary General's Envoy on Yo…

UN Special Adviser visits Uzbekistan
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Mr. Yukio Takasu, the Special Adviser to the UN Secretary-General for Human Secu…

Roundtable zooms into the rights of persons with disabilities
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Tashkent hosted a workshop that discussed the ratification of the UN Convention…

UN expert welcomes Uzbekistan roadmap to ensure freedom of religion or belief
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The Parliament of Uzbekistan has adopted a roadmap on the Government’s act…

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NCHR, UN to assist in strengthening the capacities of national institutions on human rights in Uzbekistan
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To commemorate International Day of Families - Uzbekistan holds “Healthy woman – Wealthy society” Cycling Marathon
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International Day of the Midwife 2018
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The Secretary-General’s message on World Environment Day
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A healthy planet is essential for a prosperous and peaceful future. We all have…

Countries back ‘ambitious and comprehensive’ reform of UN development system
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The Secretary-General’s message on the Internatonal Day of Commemoraton in memory of the victims of the Holocaust
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