UGF Reports

The new report “Silk Loop for Uzbek Farmers” gives inside in Uzbek silk production and the wide use of forced labour in this industry. Download Silk Loop for Uzbek Farmers Report as PDF   Скачать доклад “Шелковая петля для узбекского фермера” в формате PDF     Executive Summary   Uzbekistan, a leading producer of silk …

Download the Report as PDF     The government of Uzbekistan forced an estimated 500,000 people to weed cotton fields bet- ween April and August 2015. The Uzbek Prime Minister issued orders to mobilize people to the cotton fields, calling for a “war against weeds.” Regional and district officials translated the message into specific orders …

The Human Rights Committee will conduct its 4th periodic review of Uzbekistan’s compliance with the ICCPR.   The Uzbek-German Forum for Human Rights and the Human Rights Alliance of Uzbekistan have presented an alternative report regarding the human rights situation in the country.   UZBEKISTAN: Civil Society Report on the Implementation of the ICCPR

 New report Uzbek Government Forces Labor and Extorts Funds From Citizens and Corporations  highlights how the cotton harvest fosters modern day slavery and extortion  

download the Preliminary Report as PDF   Government of Uzbekistan Increased Forced Labor of Adults in 2014 Cotton Harvest     November 14, 2014—The government of Uzbekistan used systematic, mass forced labor in the 2014 cotton harvest, which has now concluded, the Cotton Campaign said today. In addition to coercing millions of people across the …

Rereading accusation.   In the cold winter of 2007 I arrived at Tashkent airport from Bishkek, where I had participated in a journalism training organized by the OSCE Academy. I filled out the requested declaration stating that I had no valuables with me. At the exit, the guards stopped me, because I had not noted …

Forced Labor in Uzbekistan Report 2013

  УЗБЕКСКО-ГЕРМАНСКИЙ ФОРУМ ПО ПРАВАМ ЧЕЛОВЕКА Меморандум Европейскому Парламенту Наблюдательная группа по Центральной Азии Комитета по международной торговле Нарушения прав человека в хлопковом секторе Узбекистана в 2013 г. 14 апреля 2014 г. UGF_Memo_russian  

    Умида Ниязова.  Мелкая месть властей Узбекистана за защиту прав своих сограждан.   Правительство Узбекистана продолжает бороться против активистов гражданского общества, выступающих против тоталитаризма, коррупции и нарушений прав человека. Служба национальной безопасности Узбекистана (СНБ) является главной структурой в стране, которая преследует любых критиков режима, используя при этом различные преступные методы.   СНБ также является …