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World Population Day Celebration
12-07-2017

Women’s Committee of Uzbekistan and UNFPA (UN Population Fund) together ce…

World Drug Report 2017 presented in Tashkent
26-06-2017

On 22 June, the UNODC regional office hosted a presentation of the 2017 World Dr…

Tashkent marks International Yoga Day
20-06-2017

On 18 June, Tashkent’s Bunyodkor Stadium drew hundreds of yoga enthusiasts…

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres visits Uzbekistan for first time
12-06-2017

On 10 June, UN chief Antonio Guterres arrived in Uzbekistan, as part of his firs…

Secretary-General’s statement following his visit to the Aral Sea
12-06-2017

Visiting the Aral Sea and seeing what was the fourth largest inland se…

Eco Week 2017 starts with discussion of new approaches to environmental protection
06-06-2017

Eco Week 2017 in Uzbekistan kicked off on May 31 with a Press Club session at th…

UN priorities for 2017: UNFPA
23-05-2017

Working under the overall umbrella of the United Nations Development Assistance…

UWED hosts annual Model UN Conference
17-05-2017

Over 180 students from 15 Uzbek higher educational institutions participated in…

UN Human Rights Chief pays first-ever visit to Uzbekistan
16-05-2017

On 10-12 May, 2017, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein…

Women’s Spring Cycling Marathon on the occasion of the International Day of Families 2017
16-05-2017

On the occasion of the International Day of Families 2017 the Women’s Comm…

UNRCCA celebrates its 10-year anniversary
16-05-2017

The UN Regional Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia (UNRCCA) is mar…

The campaign ‘Save Lives: #SlowDown’ in Tashkent was launched
15-05-2017

On 8 May 2017, a campaign in support of the UN Global Road Safety Week kicked of…