New chairman of the State Committee of Uzbekistan on Statistics has been appointed.
The Special US Representative for Pakistan and Afghanistan (SRAP), Richard Holbrooke, will pay the first visit to five Central Asian states in his capacity as SRAP, State Department Deputy Acting Spokesman Mark Toner said in a press briefing on 17 February.
The second annual Meeting of Deputy Foreign Ministers of Central Asian states, organized by the United Nations Regional Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia (UNRCCA), took place in Almaty, Kazakhstan, on 17 February 2010.
UNDP and the Government of Uzbekistan have endorsed a new Country Programme Action Plan (CPAP), which marks the beginning of UNDP’s next programme cycle in the country for the period of 2010-2015. The CPAP outlines broad areas of UNDP’s programme activities in Uzbekistan, and provides a summary of specific development targets and outcomes.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov received the Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Haruhiko Kuroda at the Oqsaroy presidential residence on 16 February 2010.
Uzbekistan joined the Charter of Paris against Cancer as part of the 21st International Congress on Anti Cancer Treatment, being held in Paris during 1-5 February 2010.
United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Uzbekistan on 11 February conducted a learning session on climate neutrality and environmentally friendly behavior for its staff members.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov held talks with the Minister of Strategy and Finance of Korea Yoon Jeung-hyun on 12 February.
Uzbek President Islam Karimov met the chairman of the Korean Air Yang-Ho Cho in Seoul on 12 February, UzA reported.