President of Uzbekistan received the UN delegation
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Central Asian Desert Initiative launched in Tashkent
08-11-2017

On November 8, Tashkent hosted an inception workshop dedicated to the launch of…

The Uzbek President, the UNODC Chief discuss drug control, security and regional cooperation
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During the meeting, President Mirziyoyev stressed that peace, prosperity and peo…

Uzbekistan-United Nations: Partnership for Sustainable Development
25-10-2017

On October 24, Tashkent’s International Press Club (IPC) hosted a special…

Freedom of religion is ‘vital investment’ for Uzbekistan reforms – UN expert
13-10-2017

The raft of reforms under way in Uzbekistan must invest in the promotion and p…

Statement attributable to Helena Fraser UN Resident Coordinator in Uzbekistan  
03-10-2017

The United Nations in Uzbekistan congratulates the President of the Republic of…

International Photo Contest on Climate Change and Ozone Winners Announced
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The announcement ceremony of the winners of the international photo contest on c…

Helena Fraser: Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals in Central Asia
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Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, Thank you for this excellent opportunity to…

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UNWTO chief meets with President of Uzbekistan
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International Conference on “Development of Organic Agriculture in Central Asia”
23-08-2017

The Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources of the Republic of Uzbekistan in…

International Youth Day Celebrated in Tashkent
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International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists
30-10-2017

Over the past 11 years, more than 900 journalists have been killed for bringing…

UN announces worldwide search for exceptional Young Leaders to drive implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals
07-10-2017

Bogota, 7 October –The United Nations announced today that it was seeking…

Secretary-General Appoints Alison Smale of United Kingdom Under-Secretary-General for Global Communications
02-10-2017

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At high-level forum, UN stresses importance of education in building ‘culture of peace’
09-09-2017

Education can promote ideals of non-violence, equality and mutual respect, Unite…

'New Urban Agenda,' reform of UN-Habitat take spotlight at high-level General Assembly talks
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The United Nations deputy chief today said that the Organization is failing to d…

‘Inclusive, equitable and quality education’ at the heart of high-level UN event
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Health services, especially vaccines, must ‘reach the unreached,’ stress UN agencies
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UN food standards body kicks off session by tackling arsenic in rice, pesticide residues
17-07-2017

A United Nations standards-setting body today adopted a number of decisions to e…

The Secretary-General’s message on the International day against drug abuse and illicit trafficking
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Put peace first, UN chief says, kicking off 100-day countdown to International Day of Peace
14-06-2017

True peace requires building bridges, combating discrimination and standing up f…

Surge in voluntary commitments for ocean action as Conference to halt ocean degradation set to open
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A surge in the number of voluntary commitments to take action to improve the hea…

The Secretary-General’s message on World autism awareness day
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On November 9, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev received the UN Assistant Secretary-General for…

On November 8, Tashkent hosted an inception workshop dedicated to the launch of a project entitled Central Asian Desert Initi…

During the meeting, President Mirziyoyev stressed that peace, prosperity and people’s interests are at the heart of the…

Over the past 11 years, more than 900 journalists have been killed for bringing news and information to the public. Worryingl…

UN family in Uzbekistan