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Uzbekistan

ICT4D resources on Uzbekistan

Quick Facts

Total population                 28.39 million (2012 est.)                       
GDP per capita

USD 3,300 (2011 est.)

Gross primary, secondary, tertiary school enrollment
74%
Telephone lines (per 100 people)
6.94 (2011)
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people)
91.65 (2011)
Internet subscribers (per 100 people)
0.1
Personal computers (per 100 people)
3.1
Households with a television set
99%
International voice traffic (minutes/person/month)
1.0
Mobile telephone usage (minutes/user/month)
411
Internet users (per 100 people)
30.20 (2011)
Population covered by mobile cellular network
75%
Fixed broadband subscribers (per 100 people)
0.53 (2011)
International Internet bandwidth (bits/second/person) 9

Source: ICT at a Glance (World Bank)

Assisting the Government of Uzbekistan in the Formulation and Implementation of ICT for Development Policy

Communication and Information Agency of Uzbekistan

Coordination Council for Development of Computerization and Information-Communication Technology

Country Profile (OpenNet Initiative)

ICT in Education (UNESCO)

ITU ICT EYE

General Resources

Country Profile (BBC)

Development Gateway's Country Resources

The World Factbook (CIA)

Resources on E-Co Hub

INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES FOR WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS

INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES FOR WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS

Access to ICT is essential to business development and growth. This study assesses the need for and use of ICTs by women entrepreneurs in Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, and Uzbekistan. The study exposes the gaps between ICTs and the development of women entrepreneurship within the context of legal and regulatory frameworks, policy and leadership coordination, financial services, business development support, capacity building and use promotion, and women’s participation in public dialogues. Finally, this work recommends ways to use ICTs to help women start and grow their own businesses.

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ICT in Education in Central and West Asia Executive Summary

This publication presents and analyzes the major conclusions of research conducted in Central and West Asia in 2006 through 2011 to ascertain the impact of information and communications technology (ICT) investments on education. It presents a critical overview of the effectiveness of ICT policies and strategies in basic education in Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan, with shorter studies on Afghanistan, Armenia, Georgia, and Pakistan.

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Hub for ICT Human Capacity Development and Central Asian partners deliver series of ICT capacity development workshops in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan

Hub for ICT Human Capacity Development and Central Asian partners deliver series of ICT capacity development workshops in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan

Over 50 government officials, professors and educators from countries in Central Asia team-up with the United Nations to enhance the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) in support of development initiatives in the sub-region.

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Uzbek Language ICTD Briefing Note Series

First published by the Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development in 2010, the first three editions of the ICTD Briefing Note Series have been translated into Uzbek language by UNDP in Uzbekistan's ICTP Project.

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UN Launches Programme to Develop ICT skills for Socio-Economic Growth in Uzbekistan

UN Launches Programme to Develop ICT skills for Socio-Economic Growth in Uzbekistan

UN-APCICT/ESCAP in collaboration with UNDP in Uzbekistan, the Uzbekistan Agency for Communication and Information (UzACI), and Tashkent University of Information Technologies (TUIT) carry-out a two-day workshop to equip government officials in Uzbekistan with the skills and knowledge to leverage ICT for socio-economic development.

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What’s Ahead@APCICT in September, 2010

What’s [email protected] in September, 2010

APCICT to Promote the Importance of ICT Human Capacity in Uzbekistan during Nation ICT Summit, Present on ICT for Development Partnership Initiatives at Korea Africa Ministerial Conference, and Publish a Series of New Russian-language Knowledge Products.

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AVA Award Winner to Participate in Training of Trainers Workshop

AVA Award Winner to Participate in Training of Trainers Workshop

APCICT is pleased to announce that Mr. Nurilla Mahamatov, winner of the first round of the APCICT Virtual Academy (AVA) Award, will be attending a regional Training of Trainers workshop in the Rebuplic of Korea.

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Information and Communication Technologies for Community Empowerment through Non-Formal Education: Experiences from Lao PDR, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Uzbekistan

Information and Communication Technologies for Community Empowerment through Non-Formal Education: Experiences from Lao PDR, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Uzbekistan

This report presents country and regional experiences from ICT for community empowerment through community learning centres (CLC) projects of UNESCO. It highlights experiences using radio, load speakers, computers, CDs, video and digital cameras. It also includes lessons learnt, as well as a synthesis of experiences from the four countries documented: Lao PDR, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Uzbekistan.

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