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6 May 2022

Working with the UNFPA team was probably one of the biggest highlights of my internship: interview with Natalya Mykhalchenko

How did you find out about the Internship at UNFPA Uzbekistan? I found out about this position on the telegram channel Jobs4good (, where similar vacancies are posted regularly... Read more

26 April 2022

Facilitators are being trained in Nukus to increase the socio-economic activity of women in society

Nukus city, Republic of Karakalpakstan – from April 25 to April 30, 2022, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, together with the State Committee for Family and Women, conducts the second round... Read more

29 March 2022

Национальный механизм межведомственного реагирования на случаи гендерного насилия: уроки и достижения

29 марта текущего года в столице в целях повышения роли женщин в обществе, совершенствования механизма межведомственного реагирования на случаи гендерного насилия Республиканской комиссией по... Read more

11 March 2022

How women in Uzbekistan fight stereotypes and pursue career goals

How do social prejudices impede women to pursue career goals? How often do female professionals face gender-based stereotypes, which make them give up their aspirations? These and other questions... Read more

9 March 2022

Should women focus on a family or a career?

Should women focus on a family or a career? Either/or is an outdated dilemma - you can have it all! In December 2021, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, interviewed women working in private... Read more

1 March 2022

A sense of duty and love for the profession of a midwife during a pandemic

`` When a woman gives birth without tears, without bad consequences, the baby screams, and the pediatrician gives a good assessment of the baby's health, the mother is happy and grateful for our work... Read more

18 February 2022

Handover ceremony of equipment to treat precancerous cervical lesions and prevent cervical cancer in hospitals in the Republic of Karakalpakstan

NUKUS - On February 18, 2022, UNFPA (United Nations Population Fund) handed over equipment for the treatment of precancerous lesions at the primary level to the Ministry of Health of the Republic of... Read more

17 December 2021

Training for volunteers: Story of Zulfiya

A conference room is brimming with cheerful overlapping conversations - young teachers from across Karakalpakstan are eager to answer questions set by UNFPA trainer Damira. They look curiously at the... Read more

7 December 2021

Cervical Cancer Screening Programme: Story of Gavhar

On a chilly November afternoon, Gavhar, a 50-year-old school teacher from Nukus region, lays among 2 other women in a large room. A day earlier, she had undergone a critical surgery to save her life... Read more

6 December 2021

16 days against gender-based violence: awareness-raising day at Westminster International University in Tashkent

On December 6, 2021 United Nations Population Fund organized awareness raising event for 16-days against gender-based violence at Westminster International University in Tashkent  to involve student... Read more