Quote of the month
Jo Bourne, UNICEF Associate Director and Global Chief of Education
Was spent by low-income countries on education in 2011, compared to 2.9 per cent in 1999.
The Institute for Social Research
The Institute for Social Research under the Cabinet of Ministers operates in a number of areas. These include the monitoring, analysis and prediction of the population’s standard of living, the organisation of sociological research to assess the livelihoods of the national population from a regional perspective, the state regulation of social development and the improvement of the population’s living standards, and the study of the results of leading foreign research. The institute is a UNICEF partner in social policy programmes aiming to develop a
The Uzbek State World Languages University
The Uzbek State World Languages University is one of Uzbekistan’s leading higher educational institutions that train specialists in English, German, French, Spanish, Chinese and Russian philology. It also offers courses in the theory and practice of translation, and in international journalism. The university partners with UNICEF in providing training to journalism students, regarding child rights-based reporting.Website: http://www.uzswlu.uz/
The Centre for Economic Research
CER is an independent,
The ‘Alisher Navoi’ National Library
The ‘Alisher Navoi’ National Library of Uzbekistan, under the Cabinet of Ministers, is a nationwide, universal information and library facility. It organises and carries out information and library work for the development of national and world culture, science and education. The ‘Alisher Navoi’ National Library cooperates with UNICEF in child rights promotion, and in sharing knowledge on a wide range of children’s issues.Website: http://www.natlib.uz
The Academy of Public Administration
The Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan is the leading national educational institution for the training, retraining and advanced training of government and administration officials, and the heads of public organisations, associations and economic structures. It also conducts research within the field of the personnel policy of the Republic of Uzbekistan. The academy is a UNICEF partner in building the capacities of civil servants, specifically those operating in the field of child rights, to effectively implement programmes for children.