Resources: Uzbekistan

  1. Newsletter #4 - December 2023

    30 December 2023

  2. Women and the World of Work in Uzbekistan. Towards Gender Equality and Decent Work for All. 2nd edition updated in 2023

    18 December 2023

    This is the second edition of the report which was updated in 2023 with the most available data. This report responds to the need for a comprehensive analysis of the position of women in the world of work of Uzbekistan. It aims to inform policy, legislation, and initiatives that seek to develop and promote decent work for all women and men. The analysis is based on a review of available empirical evidence, national law and policy, international labour standards and the ILO Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations (CEACR), and insights from the interviews conducted with representatives of national stakeholders and international partners.

  3. Advancing Gender Equality and Decent Work in Uzbekistan. A Compendium of the Conference: Pathways to gender equality and decent work in Uzbekistan with Country Cases and Policy Recommendations

    15 December 2023

    ILO, Decent Work Technical Support Team and Country Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia, has compiled a Compendium of Country Cases and Policy Recommendations based on the high-level Conference Pathways to gender equality and decent work in Uzbekistan, in Tashkent held on May 23rd, 2023. This Compendium highlights Uzbekistan's commitment to advancing gender equality and decent work while summarizing the progress made and challenges faced. It provides policy recommendations to address gender gaps and enhance social protection. The report emphasizes the significance of gender equality for sustainable development and underscores the need for comprehensive policies and cultural transformation.

  4. Integrated ILO Approach on Good Governance and Decent Work in Uzbekistan’s Cotton, Textile and Apparel Sector

    30 November 2023

    On 29 November 2023, the International Labour Organization (ILO) organized a workshop for social partners to present the integrated ILO Approach on Good Governance and Decent Work in Uzbekistan’s Cotton, Textile and Apparel Sector. The Approach will serve as an umbrella for different ILO technical cooperation projects operating in cotton, textile and garment supply chain.

  5. ILO team for Eastern Europe and Central Asia: foreseeing trends for the next biennium

    24 November 2023

    23-24 November 2023, TASHKENT – The ILO staff gathered here to take part in an innovative Foresight exercise facilitated by ITC ILO. The exercise served to foster team spirit, reflect on working modalities internally and externally - with the constituents and partners, and deliver on ILO mandate - decent work and social justice.

  6. Building capacity of Public Employment Services in Uzbekistan for better integration of vulnerable groups into the labour market

    08 November 2023

    On 6-7 November 2023 the International Labour Organization (ILO) conducted a training “Promotion of gender responsive and inclusive labour market through public employment services in Uzbekistan” in Tashkent.

  7. Uzbekistan identifies national priorities for the implementation of the Global Accelerator

    30 October 2023

    A joint scoping mission by the United Nations, international financial institutions and other development partners to Uzbekistan took place on 19-20 October 2023, to discuss the implementation of the Global Accelerator on Jobs and Social Protection for Just Transitions.

  8. Prospects for cooperation between Uzbekistan and the International Labour Organization were discussed

    17 October 2023

    On October 16, the Chair of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis, Tanzila Narbaeva, held a meeting with the Deputy Director of the Office of the International Labour Organization (ILO) for Eastern Europe and Central Asia, Mikhail Pouchkin.

  9. Newsletter #3 - October 2023

    14 October 2023

  10. New website of the Confederation of Employers of Uzbekistan (CEU) is now operational

    10 October 2023

    Five years after its establishment, the Confederation of Employers of Uzbekistan (CEU) finally got a website of its own. This achievement was made possible thanks to the support of the International Labour Organization (ILO) and its Bureau for Employers’ Activities (ILO/ACTEMP).