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Human Rights Day, 10 December. 2019 Secretary-General's Message
10-12-2019

This year, on Human Rights Day, we celebrate the role of young people in bringin…

Taking the fear out of performance
24-11-2019

On 23rd November, Hyatt Regency, Tashkent, was the glamorous setting for a lea…

Government of Uzbekistan and United Nations launch joint programme to strengthen social protection system in the country
11-11-2019

Joint programme worth two million USD to prioritize the most vulnerable people i…

FAO and the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation strengthen partnership on food security and sustainable development
02-11-2019

FAO and the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation today agreed to boost jo…

Contest for “The Best Social Video on Impact of Fake News on Elections”
01-11-2019

Developments in the last few years have placed journalism under fire. A range of…

15 October International Day of Rural Women. The Invaluable Contribution of Rural Women to Development
15-10-2019

The crucial role that women and girls play in ensuring the sustainability of rur…

Protecting children affected by migration
07-10-2019

How to prevent delinquency and protect minors from neglect? Who should deal with…

Promoting social work to protect children affected by migration in Uzbekistan
30-09-2019

The dramatic increase in labor migration in Uzbekistan represents a new challeng…

Uzbekistan faces crucial challenges for judicial independence, says UN human rights expert
25-09-2019

GENEVA / TASHKENT (25 September 2019) – Important steps have been taken in…

Uzbekistan: UN rights expert in first visit to assess independence of justice system
18-09-2019

GENEVA (18 September 2019) – UN Special Rapporteur Diego García-Say…