Uzbekistan: Projects and Results

Latest Project Results and Case Studies

  • May 2013

    Central Asia Cross-Border Trade and Transport

    Rehabilitated roads in landlocked Tajikistan boost trade at home and with other Central Asian nations and the People’s Republic of China (PRC).
  • March 2013

    Uzbekistan Water: Bringing New Opportunities to Rural Women

    Bringing potable water and better sanitation to rural communities in Uzbekistan improves people's lives and empowers women to take charge of their lives.
  • June 2010

    Taking Credit in Uzbekistan

    In Uzbekistan, people unable to get loans are finding help at neighborhood credit unions, which are boosting home-based businesses, self-employment, and incomes. Tashkent, Uzbekistan - Rano Khalilova was only 18 when her parents died, so she well knows the importance of being self-sufficient. She saw the opportunity to buy a grocery store and fulfill a dream of owning a business.
  • June 2010

    Rental Scheme Makes Textbooks Affordable in Uzbekistan

    An ADB textbook project is at the heart of education reform in Uzbekistan. Walking through the school museum at Samarkand City School Number 21, Director Sayora Melikova points out bags, pens, inkwells, and old textbooks, all in use when she began teaching here 33 years ago. "Uzbekistan's education system is going through the biggest changes I have ever seen," she says.