The following initiatives implemented by the President of Uzbekistan were reported at the 72-nd session of the UN General Assembly.
The International Conference on “Peace Process, Security Cooperation and Regional Partnership” matters related to Afghanistan was held in Tashkent on March 27, 2018.
The first summits of Central Asian leaders were held. The UN General Assembly Resolution on “Strengthening Regional and International Cooperation for Peace, Stability and Sustainable Development in the Central Asian Region” was adopted on June 22, 2018.
A multilateral trust foundation for Human Security in the Aral Sea region was established on November 27, 2018.
The resolution of the UN General Assembly on "Enlightenment and Religious Tolerance" was adopted on December 12, 2018.
A draft Convention on the Rights of the Child has been developed. It was further discussed at the Second Samarkand Web Forum on Human Rights on August 12-13, 2020.
On 23 September, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev will take part in the highest level general political debates at the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly.
For the first time in the history of the UN, the central events of the General Assembly are to take place in videoconference format due to the epidemiological situation in the world.
In his address to the session, the head of our state is anticipated to present the international community with his vision of the pressing issues on regional and global agenda and outline priorities of the political, social and economic modernization of Uzbekistan.
As the principal topic of overall debates suggests, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev is scheduled to speak about joint efforts to combat coronavirus pandemic and overcome its impact.
Uzbekistan’s leader is expected to put forward a range of important initiatives designed to bolster peace and stability, secure sustainable development, enhance constructive dialogue in the region and at the global level, promote human rights and freedoms, as well as address contemporary challenges and threats, including climate change, food security, poverty reduction.