Uzbekistan defeats forced labor practices
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- Senior Technical Advisor to the International Labor Organization (ILO) Jonas Astrup commented on Uzbekistan’s progress in eliminating forced labor.
On his Twitter page, J. Astrup posted a post noting the disappearance of forced labor in Uzbekistan.
“Uzbekistan is winning the fight against forced labor! The ILO, the World Bank, the EU, Switzerland, the US State Department are proud to support such effective solutions of the Uzbek government as a hotline against forced labor,” Astrup said in a statement.
In recent years, Uzbekistan’s progress in eliminating forced labor has been widely recognized by international organizations and foreign partners. The republic’s positive achievements are mentioned in the reports of the ILO Committee of Experts, the US Department of State and others.