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Last updated: June 17, 2022

June 17, 2022

In partnership with the Ministry of Public Education (MOPE), the U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Uzbekistan Education for Excellence Program hosted a five-day workshop to strengthen English as a Foreign Language instruction in Uzbekistan’s public schools. The workshop, which was attended by Ministry officials, teachers, educators, policymakers, and curriculum writers, advanced the Government of Uzbekistan’s goal of an English-speaking nation by 2030.

June 15, 2022

When you meet Guzal, you would never guess she is over sixty years old. She is active, energetic, and she easily keeps up with her grandchildren. But if you were to look back a few years, you would see a very different woman.  

March 15, 2022

“Six years ago, when everyone was going to bazaars and stores, carrying heavy bags, standing in lines at the cash registers, standing in traffic jams for hours, we decided to open the first LeBazar delivery service in Tashkent,” says Zokhid Ulmasbaev, co-founder of LeBazar. In 2016, Mr. Ulmasbaev established LeBazar, which is an online grocery delivery service, in partnership with Uzbekistan’s Korzinka supermarket chain. 

February 18, 2022

Abduvali Abdukayumov is invested in both the past and future of applied art in Uzbekistan. Abduvali is an art expert, researcher, and curator of applied arts at the State Museum of Art of Uzbekistan. The museum’s collection is known for its embroideries, fabrics, carpets, and traditional clothing.

February 2, 2022

In three short years, Makhruba Mahmudova has found a second home in a role she never imagined for herself – operations lead in the Mirzachul Tex textile factory sewing unit in the Mirzachul district of Uzbekistan’s Jizzakh region.