Meeting with Ombudsman

On Thursday, November 23, MDIS Tashkent students met Ombudsman (the authorized person of the Oliy Majlis for Human Rights). During this meeting, students were given a comprehensive information about human rights convention in general, and the protection of human rights in Uzbekistan.

Within the framework of the five-year development strategy of Uzbekistan, consequential improvements were mentioned in this domain. The Ombudsman institution, nowadays, is given wider authorities to ensure the defense of citizens’ statutory rights. The meeting was conducted in an interactive format so that students had an opportunity to take an active part in the discussion about the current activities of Ombudsman within the country as well as outside its frontiers.