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UN Secretary General's Envoy on Youth visits Uzbekistan
18-06-2018

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
08-06-2018

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”
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…

Uzbekistan introduces new vaccine to protect children from polio
24-04-2018

The Ministry of Health of Uzbekistan with support of WHO and UNICEF have jointly…

World Press Freedom Day 2018
23-04-2018

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

World Health Organisation turns 70
10-04-2018

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