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The Secretary-General’s message on the International day against drug abuse and illicit trafficking
27-06-2017

Last year, at the UN General Assembly Special Session on the World Drug Problem…

World Drug Report 2017 presented in Tashkent
26-06-2017

On 22 June, the UNODC regional office hosted a presentation of the 2017 World Dr…

Tashkent marks International Yoga Day
20-06-2017

On 18 June, Tashkent’s Bunyodkor Stadium drew hundreds of yoga enthusiasts…

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…

Secretary-General’s statement following his visit to the Aral Sea
12-06-2017

Visiting the Aral Sea and seeing what was the fourth largest inland se…

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres visits Uzbekistan for first time
12-06-2017

On 10 June, UN chief Antonio Guterres arrived in Uzbekistan, as part of his firs…

Surge in voluntary commitments for ocean action as Conference to halt ocean degradation set to open
08-06-2017

A surge in the number of voluntary commitments to take action to improve the hea…

Eco Week 2017 starts with discussion of new approaches to environmental protection
06-06-2017

Eco Week 2017 in Uzbekistan kicked off on May 31 with a Press Club session at th…

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UNICEF and Women’s Committee of Uzbekistan with support of the European Union, launched a project to protect children a…

On 11 July 1987 the world observed the Day of 5 Billion when it was estimated that the world population reached that figure. …

Terrorism is a persistent and evolving global menace.  No country is immune.  Social media, encrypted communication…

On 25-26 June 2018, the "Poytakht" Business Center in Tashkent hosted a presentation of the Climate Box - an interactive lear…

UN family in Uzbekistan