Red Cross Society of Uzbekistan

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: ICRC regional delegation
28, G. Abdurashidov str.
100084 TASHKENT
Country: Uzbekistan
Region: Central and Western Asia
Website: http://icrc.org/Web/Eng/siteeng0.nsf/htmlall/uzbekistan
UN Languages: English, French, Spanish, Russian
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Areas:
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Drug Treatment
  • Criminal Justice
Short description:
ICRC Uzbekistan promotes the importance of international humanitarian law (IHL) and its incorporation into national legislation, as well as civilian educational programmes. The ICRC also fosters the permanent integration of IHL into the doctrine, manuals and training programmes of armed forces and approaches police forces with a similar view to integrating human rights standards applicable to the use of force during social unrest. The ICRC visits detainees in an effort to ensure that their treatment and detention conditions meet international standards. on its findings, the ICRC makes necessary recommendations to the authorities.
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