On May 15 - 22, the UNDP/UNV project ‘Social Innovation and Volunteerism in Uzbekistan’ and Westminster International University in Tashkent (WIUT) organized ‘ITERATE’, a weeklong workshop to train young participants in methods of social innovation for community development projects.
As the international community strives to accelerate its efforts to achieve the Millennium Development Goals and define a post-2015 agenda, including a set of goals for sustainable development, water and biodiversity are important streams in the discussion.
On May 17-18 the Westminster International University in Tashkent (WIUT) hosted the first Model United Nations (MUN) Conference of the season with support from the UN Information Office in Tashkent.
On 15 May, a high level meeting on the Mid-Term Review of the Government of Uzbekistan- UNICEF Country Programme of Cooperation took place, bringing together over 100 representatives of the state ministries and agencies, civil society organizations and international development organizations.
“Advancing social integration and intergenerational solidarity” Families hold societies together, and intergenerational relationships extend this legacy over time.