World Breastfeeding Week will be celebrated from 1 to 7 August this year with the initiative of UNICEF and supported by the Ministry of Health of Uzbekistan and the Creative Union of journalists, UNICEF office in Uzbekistan said in its press release.
Russia is planning to sign an agreement with a number of countries to open a Central Asian regional information and coordination center to combat trafficking in narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances and their precursors.
The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in cooperation with its national partners - Ministry of Health and Women’s Committee of Uzbekistan - conducted an official closing ceremony of the photo exhibition "Population and development" in the Arts Museum of Uzbekistan on 30 July.
Second phase of the Rubezh’2008 (Frontier’2008) command post exercise that engages the staffs of the countries making up the CIS Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) begins, the press service of CSTO Secretariat said.
A delegation of France led by State Secretary for European Affairs Jean-Pierre Jouyet met the speaker of the Senate of Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan Ilgizar Sabirov on 29 July, UzA reported on the same day.
The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) supported conducting the Youth Training on creating Public Service Announcements (PSAs) on youth issues with focus on healthy lifestyle promotion on 21-29 July.