What's next for human rights and labour activism in Uzbekistan?

Event Date: 3 May 2023

When:4:00pm- 5.15pm, registration from 3.30pm

Venue: Stenhouse Wing, 199 Cathedral Street

Strathclyde Business School is delighted to welcome Umida Niyazova, Director of the Uzbek Forum for Human Rights, to speak at Engage 2023. At a time when the former soviet republics have taken centre stage of public attention, due to the war in Ukraine, Umida and Strathclyde colleagues will discuss human rights developments in Uzbekistan's cotton sector and society.  

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The event is supported by the newly developed Strathclyde Cluster on Central Asia and Former Soviet States (SCAFSS) and the SBS Cross-Disciplinary Research Fund. SCAFSS and the cross-disciplinary research is supported by academics from across Strathclyde including Dr Darren McGuire, Professor Laura Piacentini, Dr Pratima Sambajee, Dr Jen Remnant, Dr Paul Lassalle and Dr Dilshod Makhmadshoev.

Attendees are welcome to join us for a networking and refreshment following the event.

Published: 21 March 2023

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