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World Population Day Celebrated in Bobur Park, Tashkent
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UNODC World Drug Report 2016 presented in Tashkent
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Some 80 yoga enthusiasts joined International Yoga Day celebrations held on 18 J…

Border Liaison Office opened on the Uzbek-Afghan border to further promote transborder cooperation
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The first Border Liaison Office (BLO) on the Uzbek-Afghan border was opened at "…

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UN presents prizes to ‘Oltin Qalam’ journalism competition participants
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For a tenth year in a row, on May 3 – World Press Freedom Day – Tash…

UWED Hosts its 10th MUN Conference
05-05-2016

On May 3-4, the University of World Economy and Diplomacy (UWED) hosted its 10th…

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UN Population Fund’s flagship report, State of the World Population 2015 presented in Tashkent
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UN Population Fund (UNFPA) organized a press conference to launch UNFPA’s…

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World Youth Skills Day 2016
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Secretary-General's Message for the 100-day countdown to the International Day of Peace (13 June)
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With many plant and animal species ‘hanging on by a thread,’ UN urges action to tackle wildlife crime
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WHS: Humanitarian summit has ‘set new course,’ says Ban, calling for action on commitments
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24 May 2016 – Hailing the global community’s achievements at the fir…

New charter for persons with disabilities endorsed at UN humanitarian summit
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24 May 2016 – A new charter to significantly improve living conditions of…

UN health agency spotlights role of health in sustainable development as governing body begins session
23-05-2016

23 May 2016 – Health holds a prominent and central role that benefits the…

The Secretary-General's message on World Radio Day
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