“UZBEKISTAN HAS MADE SIGNIFICANT PROGRESS IN THE IMPLEMENTATION OF INTERNATIONAL LABOUR STANDARDS”

Tashkent hosted a series of seminars for representatives of ministries, departments and NGOs of the republic, as well as national experts in the sphere of implementation of international labour standards. Events were organized by the International Labour Organization (ILO) in collaboration with the World Bank and the Federation of Trade Unions of Uzbekistan. Seminars were devoted to conduct of international …

ILO SPECIAL ADVISER – UZBEKISTAN FULLY MEETS ALL INTERNATIONAL LEGAL ACTS

As previously reported, Tashkent hosted an international conference “Ensuring labor rights: the experience of Uzbekistan and international labor standards”. It was attended by members of the Senate and the Legislative Chamber of Oliy Majlis, representatives of ministries and departments, international and public organizations of our country, foreign experts. Addressing the meeting shared their views and vision of the situation on …

UN: UZBEKISTAN PAYS PRIORITY ATTENTION TO PROTECTING THE INTERESTS AND RIGHTS OF CHILDREN

The Headquarters of the United Nations in New York circulated the information material on the priority attention paid to protecting the interests of children’s rights in our country, as an official document of the 69th session of the UN General Assembly in six official languages. The document says that fr om the first years of independence, the issues of children’s …

UZBEKISTAN’S EXPERIENCE IN THE FIELD OF LABOR RIGHTS PROTECTION – IN THE FOCUS OF WORLD ATTENTION

International Conference “The role of trade unions in ensuring citizens’ rights to decent working conditions: the experience of Uzbekistan” held in Tashkent on 22-23 April this year, aroused great interest among the public, political and expert circles of foreign countries, and received wide coverage in the local and foreign media. A high level of expertise activities due authority of its …

ON THE PROGRESS OF THE NATIONAL CHILD LABOUR MONITORING IN COTTON

According to the Coordination Council on Child Labour, on 18 September in the country with the expert assistance of the International Labour Organisation to conduct national monitoring of child labor in the cotton industry. Currently, various regions of the country there are 8 regional monitoring teams, consisting of representatives of the Federation of Trade Unions, the Ministry of Labour and …

UZBEKISTAN PROFILE: OVERVIEW OF MODERN LIFE OF UZBEKISTAN

In Belgium, the special issue of the bulletin Uzbekistan Profile has been published, introduces the European public with the modern development of our country. It includes material on the social and economic reforms undertaken in the country measures to improve the welfare of citizens, protect their rights and interests.   The bulletin provides information on the cooperation between Uzbekistan and …

ESCAP ACQUAINTED WITH THE MEASURES ON PROTECTION OF CHILDREN’S RIGHTS CARRIED OUT IN UZBEKISTAN

At the headquarters of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) in Bangkok distributed information material on the measures undertaken in Uzbekistan to prevent the use of child and forced labor. The document notes that fr om the first days of independence, Uzbekistan has chosen the path of building a democratic, legal state, wh …

OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH

Tashkent hosted a training seminar “Occupational safety and health”. It was initiated by the Council of Federation of Trade Unions, the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection, International Labour Organization (ILO). The event was made by the ILO Viking Husberg and Harry Talliga. Harry Talliga noted that in Uzbekistan, purposeful work on employment and decent working conditions, compliance with safety …

INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION FOR THE IMPROVEMENT OF LABOR RELATIONS

August 5-6, 2015 in Tashkent hosted round table on the theme “Progress in cooperation between Uzbekistan and the International Labour Organization and the World Bank in the implementation of international labor standards”.   The event was organized by the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Council of the Trade Union Federation of Commerce and Industry of Uzbekistan in …

“UZBEKISTAN: EFFECTIVE MEASURES TO PREVENT THE USE OF CHILD AND FORCED LABOR”

Informational material under such a title has been circulated in the United Nations Office at Geneva among UN member states. It notes that the Republic of Uzbekistan from the entry to the International Labour Organization in 1992 ratified 13 ILO conventions, including the Forced Labour and Immediate Action for the Elimination of the Worst Forms of Child Labour and others. …