Quotes
  • «The Commission for the preparation of proposals aimed at radically improving the system of state support for persons with disabilities, formed by Presidential Decree № Р-5006 of August 1, 2017, conducted a comprehensive and in-depth study of the state of affairs in the field of early detection and prevention of disability, medical and social support for people with disabilities, their vocational training and employment.» - Mirziyoyev Sh.M.
  • «To establish from January 1, 2018 the rate of fixed tax regardless of the type of activity and place of its implementation for individual entrepreneurs who are persons with group I and II disabilities is 50 percent of the minimum wage per month, and for each employee hired by an individual entrepreneur from among persons with group I and II disabilities - in the amount of 15 percent of the minimum wage per month.» - Mirziyoyev Sh.M.
  • «To introduce, starting from the 2018/2019 academic year, a procedure according to which an additional two percent quota of admission to higher educational institutions from the total number of applicants is allocated for persons with disabilities. The mass media shall organize the accompaniment of news, television programs and videos with subtitles or sign language interpretation, the expansion of publications with special fonts that promote access to information for persons with disabilities and provide their entertainment.» - Mirziyoyev Sh.M.
  • «Since June 1, 2018, a unified electronic register of persons with disabilities will be introduced, including comprehensive information about them (personal data on persons with disabilities, the amounts and types of cash payments, issued technical rehabilitation equipment, prosthetic and orthopedic devices, and more), which will ensure the organization of effective treatment and rehabilitation work. To solve this problem, foreign investment will be attracted into the sphere of the production of technical means of rehabilitation and prosthetic and orthopedic products, including through assistance in modernizing existing enterprises and creating new production facilities in the republic, using modern technologies.» - Mirziyoyev Sh.M.
The mission of the Association
  • The activities of the Association of Disabled People of Uzbekistan are aimed at empowering persons with disabilities and ensuring their active participation in political, economic, social and cultural life in a manner that respects and takes into account their rights and characteristics. The Association of Disabled People of Uzbekistan promotes an understanding of disability as a human rights issue.
  • The main goal of the Association of Disabled People of Uzbekistan is to create inclusive society (a society where all citizens are given equal opportunities to develop and realize their potential).
  • Implementation of public control over the implementation of normative-legal acts in the sphere of protecting the rights of persons with disabilities and the development of civil society.
  • Educating the entire society about the activities and rights of people with disabilities.
  • Development of draft normative legal acts in the sphere of protecting the rights of persons with disabilities, as well as the development of civil society.
  • Development of international cooperation in the protection of the rights of persons with disabilities and the development of civil society.
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