Opinions / Uzbekistan

Meeting of the Heads of the Central Asian Countries in Tashkent: For the Sake of Growing Friendship

Anuar Temirov 02.12.19

«The fact that the consultative meetings of the heads of state of the region have acquired a permanent character and now, after the meeting in Tashkent, have their own regulations, suggests that intra-regional integration is possible, because the process has already been launched»,- Anuar Temirov, a young analyst from Nur-Sultan states in his article written specifically for CABAR.asia.


Only a Bad Central Asian Expert Doesn’t Dream of Visiting Georgia

CABAR.asia 26.06.19

From 10 to 21 June 2019, young experts, active participants of the CABAR.asia School of Analytics from Central Asian countries have been trained in advanced think-tanks of Georgia to exchange experience.


Back to School: Almaty Has Met Young Analysts

Lira Zaynilova 22.04.19

The main achievement was the creation of our large family of analysts, in which each is unique.


Social Experiment: How I was Wearing Headscarf in Tashkent for One Week

Louisa Atabaeva 22.02.19

A journalist based in Tashkent, Louiza Atabayeva, was wearing a headscarf for a week and told what it was like to hold business meetings, travel by underground, meet boyfriend’s friends and hear personal insults when you wear a headscarf.

What To Expect From Uzbekistan’s New Concept Of Foreign Policy?

«Uzbekistan’s foreign policy under Mirziyoyev follows the course set by Karimov in 2012 and will continue to do so at least for the next 5 years. There any many changes that are indeed significant, but they mostly refer to how Uzbekistan goes about achieving its foreign policy objectives rather than what those objectives are», – independent researcher Nurbek Bekmurzaev notes in his article written specifically for the analytical platform cabar.asia.



What is an Open Skies Policy and Who Needs It?

In civil aviation, an Open Skies policy means liberalisation and ease of access and rules of use of national airports for foreign airlines. It is joined in order to increase the tourist flow and to develop the potential as a regional air hub.

Uzbek Cotton Boycott is not Over

Alisher Ilkhamov 17.12.18

The findings of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) regarding cotton-picking in Uzbekistan contradict numerous cases of forced labour reported by human rights activists and journalists.