|06/04/2013 : Discussing the results of partnership between UNDP and Uzbek Government|
On April 6, 2013 in Tashkent the regular session of the Interagency Coordination Working Group (ICWG) of the Joint Project “Local Governance Support: Participation and Partnership” took place. The meeting was chaired by the Head of the Working Group, Head of Department of the Cabinet of the Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan Mr. Bakhrom Kuchkarov.
|05/04/2013 : A Thousand Days to Keep the Millennium Promise|
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step, but starting this week we can march a thousand days forward into a new future. On April 5th, the world will reach a vital moment in history’s largest and most successful anti-poverty push – the 1,000-day mark before the target date to achieve the Millennium Development Goals. more
|01/04/2013 : Introducing water saving technology into agricultural sector of Karakalpakstan |
In order to introduce water saving technologies into the agricultural sector of Karakalpakstan, the UN Joint Programme procured and transferred 6 sets of laser leveling equipment to 6 farming enterprises in Kanlikul and Shumanay districts, and organized 2-day introductory workshops and practical trainings on the use of laser leveling equipment for 78 farmers and dehkhans. Laser leveling equipment is known to help reduce the irrigation water consumption by almost 25%. more
|31/03/2013 : Learning about DevInfo at the Human Development Winter School |
We recognize that achieving human development requires the input of citizens from all ages and walks of life. Young people can offer their energy and creativity, while adults can contribute their knowledge, experience and wisdom. Now more than ever, technology is transcending the boundaries of age. more
|30/03/2013 : “Tashabbus - 2013” Who are the Best Entrepreneurs?|
The ‘Tashabbus - 2013’ competition, recently held at Tashkent’s ‘Turkiston Palace’, has exhibited the ingenuity, productivity and creativity that fuels the growth of Uzbekistan’s business sector. ‘Tashabbus’ means innovation, the driving force behind new business. Attended by over 7000 entrepreneurs including artisans and craftspeople, independent farmers and gourmet food producers, innovative businesspeople and youth with an eye for the next best thing, the event was a valuable opportunity to recognise Uzbekistan’s business role models, and to encourage more citizens to turn creative ideas into profitable realities.
|25/03/2013 : New Ideas, Better Skills – Business Training |
Establishing a successful business requires two things, an inventive mind and skills for finance and organisation. In Uzbekistan, as in the rest of the world, entrepreneurs have plenty of unique business ideas but not necessarily the skills and abilities to follow those through. For a fledgling entrepreneur, developing a business plan and obtaining a bank loan can be challenging hurdles to overcome. more
|21/03/2013 : The UN Secretary-General’s Message on the International Day of Navruz |
This special time of year brings different people from across a richly diverse region together for the annual festival of Navruz, a celebration of the larger forces that unite us. Marking a New Year with the first day of Spring, Navruz is an age-old tradition in many countries of Western, Central and South Asia, the Caucuses, the Balkans and beyond. more
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