Human Development


Profile of Success in Human Development: Stories Leading to Change

This publication is an attempt to present the human faces of the development processes being undertaken by UNDP in Uzbekistan. The people profiled here represent a diversity of genders, ages, professions and socio-economic statuses, but they are all united by their determination to create bettermore


The Bulletin on Human Development for Parliamentarians

According to the concept of Human Development, it is the wellbeing of humans, not just economic factors, that should be at the core of a society’s development. In this light it is both the expansion of human possibilities and the more-qualitative satisfaction of their needs that drives progress.more


The ‘Human Development’ Curriculum

The ‘Human Development’ curriculum is an educational tool designed for postgraduate students regarding the theoretical and practical framework of the human development concept. It also offers a detailed review of the scientific and practical approaches used to evaluate and monitor main trends inmore


The idea and vision of Human Development is that the true wealth of a country is in its people. Human beings should be seen as the ends in themselves, rather than the means to achieving progress within the socio-economic development of a country. The Human Development concept is about broadening people’s choices and enhancing their capabilities and freedoms, enabling them to live long and healthy lives, have access to knowledge and a decent standard of living. Extensive work has been conducted by UNDP to promote Human Development in Uzbekistan.