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INTERVIEW: ‘Defend the people, not the States’, says outgoing UN human rights chief
03-09-2018

For four years, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, the United Nations High C…

The Secretary-General’s message on the International Day Against Nuclear Tests
29-08-2018

The history of nuclear testing is one of suffering, with the victims of more tha…

UN remembers Kofi Annan: A leader who put people at the centre of the Organization’s work
23-08-2018

Former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan was remembered on…

Secretary-General's Message on World Humanitarian Day
20-08-2018

We mark World Humanitarian Day every year on 19 August, to express solidarity wi…

UN Uzbekistan: Ensuring Sustainable Future for Youth
16-08-2018

UN in Uzbekistan celebrated International Youth Day with a range of activities s…

Breastfeeding: Foundation of Life
01-08-2018

First week of August is marked as World Breastfeeding Week (WBFW) and celebrated…

The International Press Club (IPC) hosted a special session dedicated to the World Day against Trafficking in Persons
27-07-2018

30 July is the World Day against Trafficking in Persons, with this year’s…

Project to protect children affected by migration launched in Uzbekistan
11-07-2018

UNICEF and Women’s Committee of Uzbekistan with support of the European Un…

Family Planning is a Human Right
11-07-2018

On 11 July 1987 the world observed the Day of 5 Billion when it was estimated th…

The Climate Box - UNDP presents a toolkit for schoolchildren of Uzbekistan
27-06-2018

On 25-26 June 2018, the "Poytakht" Business Center in Tashkent hosted a presenta…

The World Drug Report 2018 is released in Tashkent
26-06-2018

Today, the UNODC Regional Office for Central Asia conducted a presentation of th…

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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