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UNODC presents 2015 World Drug Report
26-06-2015

An estimated 200 000 drug-related deaths occurred in 2013, and a total of 246 mi…

UN Secretary-General visits Uzbekistan
12-06-2015

On 11-12 June, the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon visited Uzbekistan, where…

Secretary-General's message on World Environment Day
02-06-2015

The theme of this year’s World Environment Day is “Seven Billion Dre…

Eco Week 2015 kicks off in Tashkent ahead of World Environment Day
02-06-2015

Eco Week 2015 has kicked off today at Tashkent Plaza ahead of World Environmen…

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For four years, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, has been taking…

The history of nuclear testing is one of suffering, with the victims of more than 2,000 nuclear tests often from the most vul…

Former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan was remembered on Wednesday as the embodiment of the global Or…

We mark World Humanitarian Day every year on 19 August, to express solidarity with people affected by humanitarian crises and…

UN family in Uzbekistan