Quote of the month

Healthy mothers and healthy children make healthy societies. Giving them health is a job for all.

Ban Ki-Moon, UN Secretary General

Fast facts

1.3 million

Children still grow up separated from their families in Eastern Europe and Central Asia.

Parliament

The Oliy Majlis

The Oliy Majlis (Parliament) of the Republic of Uzbekistan is the highest state representative body in the state, with a prerogative to enact laws and lead the whole system of the representative government. The Oliy Majlis cooperates with UNICEF in advancing child rights implementation and monitoring through advocacy and child-centred legislative action.

Website: http://www.parliament.gov.uz