The Strategy for Actions provides for the realization of a set of measures aimed at addressing employment issues. One of them is retraining and advanced training of the people who look for a new job. The adopted Program of Measures on the phased establishment of vocational training centers for unemployed citizens on the territory of the republic in 2017-2020 will help to raise this activity to the proper level.
The advancement of the higher education system is one of the most significant directions of the Strategy for Actions for the development of Uzbekistan along five priority areas in 2017-2021. Currently, the works to specify the projects aimed at realization of this objective are underway. In particular, recently the World Bank and the government of the country signed a loan agreement on a project to modernize the higher education system.
Tashkent has hosted an international seminar "Initiatives for Improving Water Management", organized by the Central Asia Regional Environmental Center (CAREC) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources of the Republic of Uzbekistan.