UN Secretary General's Envoy on Youth visits Uzbekistan
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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
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Tashkent hosted a training seminar that discussed the ratification of the UN Con…

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

NCHR, UN to assist in strengthening the capacities of national institutions on human rights in Uzbekistan
28-05-2018

National Human Rights Centre (NHRC) and UNDP are launching a joint project &ldqu…

To commemorate International Day of Families - Uzbekistan holds “Healthy woman – Wealthy society” Cycling Marathon
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On the occasion of the International Day of Families 2018 the Women’s Comm…

International Day of the Midwife 2018
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On the occasion of the International Day of the Midwife Ministry of Health of th…

Uzbekistan’s human rights record to be reviewed by Universal Periodic Review
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Uzbekistan is one of the 14 States to be reviewed by the UPR Working Group durin…

Uzbekistan introduces new vaccine to protect children from polio
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The Ministry of Health of Uzbekistan with support of WHO and UNICEF have jointly…

World Press Freedom Day 2018
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On the period of April 28 - May 3, 2018 UNESCO Office in Tashkent in cooperation…

World Health Organisation turns 70
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On April 10, 2018 the World Health Organization in Tashkent organized a press co…

The Secretary-General’s message on World Oceans Day
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The oceans make our blue planet unique in our solar system -- and not just visua…

The Secretary-General’s message on World Environment Day
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A healthy planet is essential for a prosperous and peaceful future. We all have…

Countries back ‘ambitious and comprehensive’ reform of UN development system
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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
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"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
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The Secretary-General’s message on the Internatonal Day of Commemoraton in memory of the victims of the Holocaust
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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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The Secretary-General’s message on the International Day of Persons with d…

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From 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against…

'Unity, solidarity and collaboration' can turn tide on terrorism, bolster human rights, says UN chief
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Noting that at least 11,000 terrorist attacks occurred in more than 100 countrie…

Shift to clean, affordable energy critical to attaining Global Goals – UN officials
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To tackle the double challenge of energy poverty and climate change – prod…

International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists
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Over the past 11 years, more than 900 journalists have been killed for bringing…

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On June 11-13 Ms.Jayathma Wickramanayake, the UN Secretary General's Envoy on Youth visited Uzbekistan. As part of her visit …

Mr. Yukio Takasu, the Special Adviser to the UN Secretary-General for Human Security, visited Uzbekistan to attend  the …

The oceans make our blue planet unique in our solar system -- and not just visually.  They help regulate the global clim…

Tashkent hosted a training seminar that discussed the ratification of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabil…

UN family in Uzbekistan