The International Web-Forum «Ensuring inclusion for children with disabilities»
Comprehensive support to people and children with disabilities, including creation of inclusive environment, protecting and safeguarding their rights identified as priorities of state social policy in Uzbekistan. The implementation of effective measures in these areas has become even more relevant and has intensified during the global coronacrisis.
The large-scale reforms under the leadership of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev are primarily aimed at creating legal, social, and economic conditions to support human development in the modern world.
In this regard, in the context of celebrating the World Children’s Day and UNICEF’s 75th Anniversary, the International Web-Forum «Ensuring inclusion for children with disabilities» is being organized in Uzbekistan.More details
Event format is videoconferencing. The event consists of one plenary session and two panel sessions.
Date and venue of the event: November 19, 2021, Tashkent.
Working languages: Uzbek, English and Russian.Forum program
UNICEF and the ‘Zamin’ International Public Foundation join efforts to strengthen the inclusion of children and young people with disabilities by promoting their access to services, engagement and participationMore details
Pandemic epidemiological crisis coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), which swept the world and affected all areas public life on a global scale, demonstrated the presence in the international community of a number of problems in the pandemic response system, including in the field ensuring children's rights to education.
The pandemic crisis poses a serious risk of delaying the global community from achieving the Sustainable Development Agenda to period until 2030 and the implementation of all its goals and objectives, including Goal 4 - «Ensuring inclusive and equitable quality education and encouraging lifelong learning opportunities for all».More details
Participants of the event
Chair of the Board of Trustees of Zamin International Public Foundation
The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
Chair of the UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
European Union Special Representative for Human Rights
UNICEF Regional Director for Europe and Central Asia
Chairman of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan
Senior Advisor on children with disabilities for UNICEF
Chairperson of the Association of Disabled People of Uzbekistan
Director of the ILO Decent Work Technical Support Team and Country Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia
Minister of health of the Republic of Uzbekistan
Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion of Canada
National Commissionaire for the Promotion of the Rights and the Protection of Children and Young People of Portugal
Director at the Secretariat for International Relations of the Ministry of Education and Culture of the Republic of Finland