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URU Connect, UK is working with The Crisis Centre for Women and Children, Russia to develop a pioneering project aiming to develop and implement the Domestic Violence Perpetrator Programme (DVPP) in Sverdlovsk Area, Russia. The 2017-2018 project is funded by the Charity Aid Foundation, Russia. The project will develop the first of its kinds Domestic

October 5, 2017

DV Conference took place in Novotel Hotel, Yekaterinburg, Russia on 16th March 2016 organised by The Crisis Centre for Women and Children “Ekaterina”. The conference was attended by 112 participants from various sectors, including Education, Police, Social Workers and local NGOs. It was opened by the Marzliakova T.G., Human Rights Representative of Sverdlovsk Area and

July 5, 2017

“Asrlar Sadosi” Festival 2010 was hosted in Khiva – an ancient city in Khoresm Region of Uzbekistan. This was a grand collaborative project of the Fund Forum and UNESCO, which will present the entire diversity of Uzbek national traditions and customs, applied art, and oral traditions. Khiva, an eastern pearl hidden within the red sands

September 10, 2013

Three inspirational women presented on Friday 24 May 2013 at the International event organised by the  West Midlands Branch of the Uzbek- British Society. The event took place at the Birmingham & Midland Institute and featured presentations by Mavluda Shirinova, Chair of The Social Initiatives Support Fund from Uzbekistan, Jo Cameron, The Founder of The

May 30, 2013

Launch of the West Midlands Branch of the British Uzbek Society The launch of the West Midlands branch of the British-Uzbek Society (BUS) took place on Thursday 8th November at The Waterhall Gallery Chamberlain Square, Birmingham B3 3DH during the celebration event of the new WE (West and East) partnership; an educational collaboration between organisations

November 30, 2012

One of the most high-profile cultural event in Central Asia Style.Uz Art Week will take place in Tashkent from 4 October 2012 to 9 October 2012. Style.Uz Art Week annually offers a diverse agenda of traditional and contemporary art exhibitions, photo exhibitions, catwalk shows by Uzbek and international fashion designers, National Dress Festival, theatre plays,

September 12, 2012

Art Week – is a crossroads of arts, traditions and modernity. For five years now the Week impresses with its scale and dynamics, versatility of its events and attracts more and more attentionof the world most famous figures. The concept of the Art Week is completely different from that of fashion-week, because it compiles

September 30, 2011

On the 10th July 2010 URU joined other business women, members of the WiRE (Women in Rural Enterprise) network to exhibit our work at Newport Show held at Chetwynd Park. URU presented its latest publication “Silk Road to Development – An account of two women on their journey to collaboration” describing a story of two

July 10, 2010