Thank you so much for your time @TNarbaeva - it was wonderful to talk to you about the empowerment of women, disability rights, and ways to strengthen citizen engagement. Every meeting with you gives us renewed energy to do more to support Uzbekistan's transformation!
Had a productive meeting with @Liliabur and @mmantovanelli1
The bank's representatives reaffirmed the World Bank's readiness to continue to support projects aimed at the socio-economic development of the country http://senat.uz/uz/lists/view/2302
Today Chairperson of @OSenati of the of #Uzbekistan @TNarbaeva met with the @WorldBank Regional Director for CA @Liliabur and the Head of the @WorldBank Office in #Tashkent @mmantovanelli1. Current state of bilateral relations between #Uzb and the @WorldBank was discussed.
Had a productive meeting with Deputy PM @KuchkarovJA discussing #Uzbekistan's post-COVID recovery and growth, @GOVuz priorities for 2021, @WorldBank cooperation in 2022-2026.
Great discussion with Minister Timur Ishmetov @itimur79 on @WorldBank’s support with economic reforms in #Uzbekistan, and @GOVuz response to mitigate #COVID19 impact on people and the #economy.
There are good trends to openness in #Uzbekistan. For the first time, the Session of the Kengash (Local Parliament) of Tashkent city was broadcast online. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xfhj1dQ974c&feature=youtu.be&ab_channel=UZREPORTTV
Jon Ossoff winning a senate seat is a big moment a crucial demographic: try-hard Americans who went to LSE. Feeling seen today
Surkhandarya has launched a new itinerary - its own Golden Triangle - encompassing the most important sites in the region. It’s a super route which includes abandoned cities, Buddhist monasteries, ruined fortresses, Islamic monuments, and more.
In #Uzbekistan, #female-headed households are disproportionately #poor, and struggle more to meet #basicneeds, pay their #utility bills, and cope with #COVID19 crisis compared to male-headed households. Take a look at our infographic covering this topic at http://bit.ly/3nJz9b3
A bit late to the #gcabo, but does this (the work of someone far more talented than I) count @UZAmbassador? Happy Christmas everyone!
It’s quite something for Uzbekistan to be included in this peer group. It has been a tough few months balancing infections with the economic realities of what a lockdown would do for millions of vulnerable people. This is a good intermediate signal.
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Eng qiziqarli yangiliklar — bizda! Dunyo, mahalliy, gadjetlar, sport, avtomobillar olami yangiliklaridan xabardor bo‘ling.
Since the outbreak of #COVID19, #Uzbekistan has seen an increase in #genderbasedviolence. @GOVuz is taking measures to better protect victims of #GBV, and @WorldBank stands ready to support these efforts. Read more in my op-ed for @reviewuznews in EN & RU. http://bit.ly/3mCUS3e
Been a @krishashok fanboy since 1964, so it's hard for me to digest (🙌) that he wrote a book full of actually-serious information. But what a magnificently nerdy product of love and deliciousness it is. Makes it easier to accept his infrequent blogging.
Today, @GOVuz, @Masdar, @IFC_org, @WorldBank, @ADBnews & @EBRD inked a historical deal to build #Uzbekistan's 1st 100MW #solarpower plant. @WorldBank was proud to support this 1st #PPP project in #renewableenergy sector with a $5.1M payment guarantee. http://wrld.bg/3oO550CS430
Listening to the @bbcasiannetwork after thirteen years, chanced upon @Jasmine_Takhar's breakfast show featuring @DJGully's Love Christmas Mix, and I was transported straight back to 2007 (including so many of the same songs!)❤️
Senators 🇺🇿 approved the Law aimed at stimulating the country's foreign trade by simplifying and harmonizing the customs legislation & procedures of the Uzbekistan on the basis of the provisions of the Kyoto Convention.
Very important thread. @amymaxmen @glassmanamanda @kchalkidou @dylanmatt https://twitter.com/wang_seaver/status/1338600890232569856
Versus New Zealand, Taiwan has experienced less than 1/2 the COVID-19 cases, and less than 1/2 the deaths.
Taiwan also gets less than 1/2 the news coverage, while having 5x the NZ population and 14x the pop density.
Taiwan is also woman-led: President Tsai Ing-Wen, PhD. (1) https://twitter.com/ClimateHuman/status/1338566294879096832
The Senate has approved the #StateBudget for 2021. Along with supporting measures to combating the pandemic & overcome the consequences of the global crisis, strengthening social protection will remain a priority for us.