The presentation of the book “Hamma gap imkoniyatda” ("Its’ About Abilities")

On March 10, the National Centre for Human Rights in cooperation with the Ministry of Public Education of the Republic of Uzbekistan, and UNICEF released a booklet entitled “Hamma gap imkoniyatda” ("Its’ About Abilities"), a child friendly version of the Convention on the...

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  10.03.2016

Monitoring the rights of disabled persons to access to transport services: experience and prospects

On June 10, 2015 the National Human Rights Centre of the Republic of Uzbekistan in cooperation with the National Association of NGOs of Uzbekistan (NANGO) and UNDP Office in Uzbekistan held a round table on theme: “Monitoring the rights of disabled persons to access to transport services: experience...

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  10.06.2015

Development of parliamentary democracy in Uzbekistan: national experience and international practice

On 4 June 2015 in Tashkent on the initiative of the Institute of Democracy and Human Rights was held the international round table on the theme: “Development of parliamentary democracy in Uzbekistan: national experience and international practice.” Among the organizers of the event were...

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  04.06.2015

Presentation of the “Compilation of International Instruments of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child”

On October 10, 2014 the National Human Rights Centre of the Republic of Uzbekistan in cooperation with the Lawyers’ Training Centre under the Ministry of Justice and the University of World Economy and Diplomacy held a meeting. The meeting was attended by the students of the Lawyers’ Training...

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  10.10.2014

OSCE ODIHR Started Work on Observing the Presidential Election

The Central Election Commission (CEC) of the Republic of Uzbekistan held a meeting with the members of the main group of observers from the Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) headed by Ambassador Caetano de ...

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  23.02.2015

Deputies heard the report of the Ombudsman

On February 12, a regular meeting of the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan was held. The meeting was attended by representatives of ministries and departments, law enforcement agencies and courts, civil society institutions. After approving the agenda proposed by...

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  13.02.2015

Master-class in “Child rights”

The international expert UNICEF Ingrid van Welzenis visted Tashkent State law University in January 20-24 within the framework of joint project of UNICEF and Tashkent State law University “Introduction the educational discipline “Child rights” into the study plan of TSLU ”.

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  30.01.2015

Foreign Observers' Opinions about Electoral System of Uzbekistan

For the upcoming on 21 December, more than 300 representatives of foreign states and international organizations will observe elections to the Legislative chamber of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan, regional, district and city Kengashes (Councils) of people's deputies. UzA correspondents...

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  18.12.2014

Human rights treaties are 'bedrock of sound governance,' says top UN official marking 50th anniversary

Marking 50 years since the unanimous adoption of two United Nations human rights treaties – respectively promoting respect for civil and political, and economic, social and cultural rights – a top UN official today said the landmark covenants have helped extend rights to people crushed by ...

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  01.03.2016

UN mourns death of former Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali

The 193-member United Nations General Assembly honoured the memory of former Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali, who passed away on Tuesday at the age of 93, recalling his legacy in helping the world body find its footing in a new global landscape during the tumultuous early 1990s.

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  18.02.2016

Marking international observance, UN declares ‘Every day is Human Rights Day’

10 December 2014 – The universal reach of human rights should not be restricted to one day alone but extended to every day of the year, top United Nations officials declared today as they marked Human Rights Day – an annual UN-backed event commemorating the date on which the General Assembly...

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  10.12.2014

UN celebrates awarding of Nobel Peace Prize to children’s rights activists

The United Nations lauded today’s awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to two human rights activists, saying the winners had received well-deserved recognition for championing children’s rights around the world.

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  10.10.2014