Meetings of the Senate Committees take place
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- In the form of videoconference, meetings of the committees of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis on international relations, foreign economic relations, foreign investment and tourism, women and gender equality, youth, culture and sports, agricultural, water management and ecology were held.
They were attended by members of the Senate, officials of ministries and departments, experts, as well as representatives of the media.
At the meeting of the Committee on International Relations, Foreign Economic Relations, Foreign Investments and Tourism, the Government’s response to the Senate to the parliamentary request sent to the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan on measures to ensure the protection of the rights of citizens of the Republic of Uzbekistan temporarily working in the Russian Federation was actively discussed.
In addition, during the meeting, it was noted that the Committee studied the implementation of the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan "On Tourism" in Jizzakh region and identified shortcomings not only in tourism, but also in the development of small business and entrepreneurship, as well as improving road infrastructure. In this regard, the need for active participation of senators in the discussion of this issue at the plenary session of the Senate was emphasized.
At the meeting of the Committee of the Upper House of Parliament on Women and Gender Equality, special attention was paid to the results of studying the state of gender equality and protection of women’s rights in the Republic of Karakalpakstan, Kashkadarya, Ferghana and Syrdarya regions in the framework of the implementation of the fifth goal of the SDGs (gender equality).
During the meeting of the Senate Committee on Youth, Culture and Sports, the results of the parliamentary inquiry sent to the Cabinet of Ministers on the problems arising in the process of widespread involvement of the population, especially young people in physical culture and sports, were discussed.
At the same time, proposals were made on the draft State Program for the implementation of the Action Strategy in 2021 and the Law "On the State Budget of the Republic of Uzbekistan for 2021". The report of the member of the Committee F. Sadullayeva on her senatorial activities was also heard.
At the meeting of the Senate Committee on Agrarian, Water Management and Ecology, the information of the Chairman of the Committee B. Tadjiev on the implementation of the Committee’s decisions was heard and discussed.