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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…

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
16-05-2018

On the occasion of the International Day of Families 2018 the Women’s Comm…

International Day of the Midwife 2018
08-05-2018

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
07-05-2018

Uzbekistan is one of the 14 States to be reviewed by the UPR Working Group durin…

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…

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Former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan was remembered on Wednesday as the embodiment of the global Or…

We mark World Humanitarian Day every year on 19 August, to express solidarity with people affected by humanitarian crises and…

UN family in Uzbekistan