|09/08/2010 : Applying Human Development Concept in Uzbekistan from Theory to Practice|
Today, the concept of human development is gaining its popularity and practicality among academia, students, civil society, mass media and selected policy makers in Uzbekistan. Acknowledgement of the human development as a development paradigm among above stated parties has mainly been a result of consistent efforts of UNDP in Uzbekistan to raise awareness and promote the concept principles across the country. more
|08/07/2010 : Social Enterprises – First of a Kind in Giving Equal Opportunities for Men and Women|
The sweet smell of hot baked bread fills the room, where girls and boys are busy with their daily tasks at the ‘Mehrjon’ Bread Factory in Djizzak city. Thanks to the UNDP Enhancing Legislative and Institutional Environment for Equal Opportunities for Women and Men in Uzbekistan (Equal Opportunities) project now more than 30 women and men will have access to work and the chance to improve their livelihoods. more
|08/06/2010 : UNDP celebrates World Environmental Day: “MANY SPECIES - ONE PLANET - ONE FUTURE”|
Tashkent, 5 June, 2010 – Right in the centre of our capital Tashkent in Mirzo-Ulugbek park on Saturday June the 5th, 2010 citizens of the capital and its guests have witnessed the greatest environmental activities in Uzbekistan, celebration of the World Environmental Day (WED) organized jointly by UNDP/GEF “Small Grants Programmes” and the State Committee for Nature Protection in Uzbekistan. Among active participants and contributors were also all UNDP projects working in environment and energy areas. Participants have actively participated in the various contests and quizzes organized by Small Grants Programme and other projects including UNDP/GEF “Promoting Energy Efficiency in Public Buildings” project.
|31/05/2010 : Changes in UNDP Uzbekistan Office towards accessibility|
"Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time.
We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek."
44-th President of the United States of America
The quote of President Obama may sound strange with the content of this article which is mostly speaks on rights and opportunities of persons with disability. Indeed it is the most relevant words we could choose for the Country Office of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Uzbekistan. more
|15/04/2010 : Computer Skills Certification - a Guide in IT Skills Development|
Every now and then we can still see an item in the requirements section of some vacancies that goes as something like “Excellent skills of using a computer” or “Adequate skills of working on a computer”. “What IS excellent skills of using a computer?” one would ask and very rightfully so. And how does it differ from “adequate” level? And even more importantly – how do you measure these skills? more
|23/02/2010 : These are the people of Khujaarik village and some of their achievements|
European Union (EU) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Uzbekistan has been helping the Government of Uzbekistan to improve the quality of basic social infrastructure and services for the most needy in rural areas of the country. The doctor says: “I keep telling them, drink clean water, the water from the nearby canal is bad for you, go find some good water”. In Khujaarik village in Andijan region, people decided that it was important to talk with one another about water and do something. more
|23/02/2010 : Protecting the Environment together with Communities|
- Please see the beautiful ceramic pot, it is handmade and one of a kind – says Ibrohim, a local potter in Fergana region. In distant Karakalpakstan in Uzbekistan, Suleyma is cooking a pot of national rice dish on her stove. Although Ibrohim and Suleyma never met they have one thing in common. Together they are in protecting the environment for today and tomorrow generations. How can making pots and cooking on a stove help protect the environment? Well with the help of the European Union (EU) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Uzbekistan it has become a reality which not only does help making money and house chores easier, but also protects the environment. more
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