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Uzbek Parliament Approves EAEU Observer Status
May 04, 2020

Uzbek Parliament Approves EAEU Observer Status

By Umida Hashimova
The parliament of Uzbekistan approved observer status to the EAEU. Could it be just a deferment on membership?

Reform in Uzbekistan: An Interview with Farkhod Tolipov
January 08, 2020

Reform in Uzbekistan: An Interview with Farkhod Tolipov

By Catherine Putz
With Uzbek politics in the news, an Uzbek political analyst reflects on the evolution of the countrys’ political and party systems.
Final Tally on Uzbekistan’s New Parliament: A 2014 Repeat?
January 07, 2020

Final Tally on Uzbekistan’s New Parliament: A 2014 Repeat?

By Catherine Putz
By the numbers, Uzbekistan's new parliament is very much like the previous one.

After a Smooth Election, Real Challenges Still Ahead for Uzbekistan
December 23, 2019

After a Smooth Election, Real Challenges Still Ahead for Uzbekistan

By Catherine Putz
Some voters in Tashkent have high hopes while others are more cynical that the flashy election will result in a new kind of politics.

Uzbekistan Gears Up For Parliamentary Elections Like Never Before
December 21, 2019

Uzbekistan Gears Up For Parliamentary Elections Like Never Before

By Catherine Putz
The polls, without any opposition or independent candidates, won't be completely free and fair. But they are a step forward.

Uzbekistan’s Parties Take the Stage to Debate
November 20, 2019

Uzbekistan’s Parties Take the Stage to Debate

By Umida Hashimova
Heading toward parliamentary elections, Uzbekistan holds first debate among five running parties.

Charting Progress in Mirziyoyev’s Uzbekistan
September 01, 2019

Charting Progress in Mirziyoyev’s Uzbekistan

By Steve Swerdlow
Three years of frenzied reform activity have certainly made a difference, but much work remains to be done.
Uzbek Activists Urge Caution in Returning Gulnara’s Ill-Gotten Gains
July 30, 2019

Uzbek Activists Urge Caution in Returning Gulnara’s Ill-Gotten Gains

By Catherine Putz
As reports stir of pending asset returns, a group of activists urge international stakeholders to be cautious in how they proceed.

What are the Prospects for Reform in Uzbekistan?
May 14, 2019

What are the Prospects for Reform in Uzbekistan?

By Colleen Wood
A panel of experts say that prospects for genuine reform in Uzbekistan look promising, but are not guaranteed.

Uzbek Presidential Daughter Takes First Work Trip
April 29, 2019

Uzbek Presidential Daughter Takes First Work Trip

By Umida Hashimova
The Uzbekistan president’s daughter focused on youth issues in her first appearance as a public servant.

Why Do We Watch the Shuffling of Officials in Central Asia So Closely?
February 15, 2019

Why Do We Watch the Shuffling of Officials in Central Asia So Closely?

By Catherine Putz
In one day, out the next -- what does the shuffling of officials in Central Asia really tell us?
Uzbekistan’s 2019 Strategy: Foreign Investments a Key Focus
February 01, 2019

Uzbekistan’s 2019 Strategy: Foreign Investments a Key Focus

By Umida Hashimova
Execution of the strategy agenda in full is unlikely, but it nevertheless gives a sense of government priorities for 2019.

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