UN Uzbekistan: Ensuring Sustainable Future for Youth
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UN in Uzbekistan celebrated International Youth Day with a range of activities s…

Breastfeeding: Foundation of Life
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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…

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…

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…

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…

UN Secretary General's Envoy on Youth visits Uzbekistan
18-06-2018

On June 11-13 Ms.Jayathma Wickramanayake, the UN Secretary General's Envoy on Yo…

UN Special Adviser visits Uzbekistan
18-06-2018

Mr. Yukio Takasu, the Special Adviser to the UN Secretary-General for Human Secu…

Roundtable zooms into the rights of persons with disabilities
08-06-2018

Tashkent hosted a workshop that discussed the ratification of the UN Convention…

UN expert welcomes Uzbekistan roadmap to ensure freedom of religion or belief
07-06-2018

The Parliament of Uzbekistan has adopted a roadmap on the Government’s act…

World No Tobacco Day 2018: “Tobacco and Heart Diseases”
30-05-2018

On the eve of World No Tobacco Day (May 31) under the initiative of the Ministry…

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…

The Secretary-General’s message on World Oceans Day
11-06-2018

The oceans make our blue planet unique in our solar system -- and not just visua…

The Secretary-General’s message on World Environment Day
04-06-2018

A healthy planet is essential for a prosperous and peaceful future. We all have…

Countries back ‘ambitious and comprehensive’ reform of UN development system
04-06-2018

The United Nations General Assembly on Thursday gave the green light to a…

Message from Ms Audrey Azoulay, Director-General of UNESCO, on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day
02-05-2018

"Our liberty depends on the freedom of the press, and that cannot be limited wit…

Women’s Day 2018: Progress for women is progress for all
08-03-2018

The Secretary-General’s message on International Women’s Day W…

The Secretary-General’s message on the Internatonal Day of Commemoraton in memory of the victims of the Holocaust
26-01-2018

Today we remember the six million Jewish men, women and children who perished in…

The Secretary-General’s message for Human Rights Day
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Human rights are the foundation of peaceful societies and sustainable developmen…

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