Uzbekistan


Welcome to the Uzbekistan page! The ILO acitivities in Uzbekistan are coordinated by the ILO Decent Work Technical Support Team and Country Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia. More

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  1. © Carsten ten Brink 2018

    ILO reports important progress on child labour and forced labour in Uzbek cotton fields

    13 February 2018

    Monitoring team finds strong political will from central government to end fundamental labour rights’ violations during the 2017 cotton harvest: Child labour is no longer an issue, while forced labour is being systematically addressed.

  2. © Peretz Partensky 2018

    Uzbekistan ends systematic use of child labour and takes measures to end forced labour

    12 December 2017

    An ILO team monitoring the cotton harvest in Uzbekistan has found that child labour is no longer systematically used and that measures are being taken to end the use of forced labour. These conclusions were discussed at a roundtable in Tashkent.

  3. Meeting of CIS Advisory Council for Labour, Migration and Social Protection

    17 November 2017

    On 17 November, St. Petersburg hosted the 30th anniversary meeting of the Advisory Council for Labour, Migration and Social Protection of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) member states.

Current Project

  1. From the crisis towards Decent and Safe jobs“ Sustainable regional development for job generation and social justice in the framework of Decent Work Country Programmes (DWCPs)


    The project is aimed at assisting the constituents (Government, Trade Unions and Employers’ Organisations) in eight CIS countries, consisting of the five Central Asian and three Caucasian countries, to put into practice the priorities that they themselves have identified in the pursuit of Decent Work.

Publications

  1. Towards Sustainable Partnerships for the Effective Governance of Labour Migration in the Russian Federation

    A number of the policy and research activities in the CIS region in recent years have focused on countering human trafficking, with far less attention on issues of labour migration, including other forms of irregular migration.

Multimedia

  1. Audio interview

    Voluntary Peer Review of Youth Employment Policies in the CIS

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) is implementing an innovative project intended to assist in the fight against youth unemployment in the countries of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and Georgia.