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12 October 2020
News

Peer-to-peer education program for adolescents girls piloted in the Republic of Karakalpakstan, Samarkand and Tashkent regions

Peer education program for adolescent girls is piloted in the Republic of Karakalpakstan, Samarkand and Tashkent regions With a view of increasing awareness of teenage girls about healthy lifestyles... Read more

11 October 2020
Statement

Let’s listen to girls and uphold their rights

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem On the International Day of the Girl 11 October 2020     It is every girl’s right to speak and to be heard.   Today, on the International Day... Read more

6 October 2020
News

Capacity building activities in the Republic of Karakalpakstan on clinical audit of near miss case review

In mid-2019 UNICEF Uzbekistan and UNFPA Uzbekistan, in cooperation with the Ministry of Health of Uzbekistan, jointly launched a project on improving the quality of perinatal care services to the... Read more

22 September 2020
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Piloting standard operating procedures (SOPs) on multi-sectoral response to gender-based violence in Bukhara region

Draft of SoPs on law enforcement services Republic of Uzbekistan, Bukhara region, September 15-24, 2020 - The Commission on Gender Equality under the Senate of the Republic of Uzbekistan, in... Read more

19 August 2020
News

Saving lives has never been more harrowing

  Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World Humanitarian Day Saving lives has never been more harrowing Last year saw attacks against aid workers surpass all previous records... Read more

17 August 2020
Press Release

UN agencies will support those worst affected by the COVID-19 in Uzbekistan through a new programme

The UN system in Uzbekistan started a USD 1 million Joint Programme in response to the COVID-19 crisis to mitigate its negative impact on the most vulnerable groups of population in Uzbekistan While... Read more

12 August 2020
News

Samarkand Human Rights Web-Forum on Youth 2020: "Global Solidarity, Sustainable Development and Human Rights"

Samarkand Forum on Human Rights “Youth 2020: Global Solidarity, Sustainable Development and Human Rights” is be held on August 12-13, 2020 as part of the UN75 initiative to discuss the important and... Read more

11 August 2020
News

Youth leading the way in COVID-19 solutions

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem International Youth Day 12 August 2020    As we mark International Youth Day in the midst of a global pandemic, we witness how young people... Read more

11 July 2020
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11 July World Population Day - Putting the breaks on COVID-19: how to safeguard the health and rights of women and girls now

The COVID-19 crisis has taken a staggering toll on people, communities and economies everywhere. But not everyone is affected equally. Women, who account for the largest share of front-line health... Read more

10 July 2020
Statement

Peace in the home: safeguarding the health and rights of women and girls – even during COVID-19

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World Population Day   11 July 2020   Peace in our world begins with peace in the home, as the United Nations Secretary-General stated in... Read more

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