"The issues of ratification of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and its practical implementation"

On June 7-8 of this year, a pragmatic seminar was held on "The issues of ratification of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and its practical implementation", organized by the National Human Rights Centre of the Republic of Uzbekistan jointly with the...

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  08.06.2018

Uzbekistan’s human rights record to be reviewed by Universal Periodic Review

 Uzbekistan’s human rights record will be examined by the UN Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Working Group for the third time on Wednesday, 9 May 2018 in a meeting that will be webcast live.

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  09.05.2018

Protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms is a supreme value

Protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms is a supreme value

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  06.04.2018

U.S. Ambassador Spratlen and DAS Dan Rosenblum presented counter trafficking manuals, literature, and equipment

U.S. Ambassador Spratlen and DAS Dan Rosenblum presented counter trafficking manuals, literature, and equipment

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  28.02.2017

UN expert welcomes Uzbekistan roadmap to ensure freedom of religion or belief (The first important step ...)

The Parliament of Uzbekistan has adopted a roadmap on the Government’s actions to implement the recommendations made by the UN expert of freedom of religion or belief following his visit to the country last year.

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  09.06.2018

Uzbekistan’s human rights record to be reviewed by Universal Periodic Review

 Uzbekistan’s human rights record will be examined by the UN Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Working Group for the third time on Wednesday, 9 May 2018 in a meeting that will be webcast live.

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  09.05.2018

Catastrophe of Aral Sea shows 'men can destroy the planet', warns UN chief Guterres

10 June 2017 – Continuing his visit to Central Asia, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today visited the Aral Sea – once the world's fourth largest inland sea, that has now shrunk to about a quarter of its original size due to human mismanagement – where he urged the...

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  12.06.2017

Media-week: Public discussion of the project of the Action Strategy on the five priority directions of the Republic of Uzbekistan in 2017-2021 years

23 of January 2017 in the «International Hotel Tashkent» (Crystal Ball Room) for a broad discussion the project of the Action Strategy on the five priority directions of Uzbekistan in 2017-2021 years, which was developed by the initiative of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan ...

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  23.01.2017

Uzbekistan’s human rights record to be reviewed by Universal Periodic Review

 Uzbekistan’s human rights record will be examined by the UN Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Working Group for the third time on Wednesday, 9 May 2018 in a meeting that will be webcast live.

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  09.05.2018

DELEGATION OF UZBEKISTAN PARTICIPATED IN THE SESSION OF THE OIC COUNCIL OF FOREIGN MINISTERS

On July 10-11, 2017 the Delegation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan took part in the 44th Session of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation in Abidjan (the Republic of Cote d’Ivoire).

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  17.07.2017

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