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The meeting of Representatives of the Karimov Foundation and the “You Are Not Alone” charitable organization with the leadership of the French Association “La Chaine de l’Espoir” (Chaine of Hope).

Representatives of the Karimov Foundation and the “You Are Not Alone” charitable organization meet leadership…

04-08-2018
Interview with the scholar of the Umid foundation, Laylo Usmanova.

EN: Many clearly remember the iconic image from the late 1990s, which shows President Islam…

01-08-2018
Soon a dictionary of Uzbek idiomatic expressions, set phrases and sayings will be published.

The Karimov Foundation is currently working on a project to publish a dictionary of Uzbek…

27-07-2018
Jakhongir Nurmamatov is a winner of the Karimov Foundation’s 2017 scholarship programme

In 2017 Jakhongir Nurmamatov, a native of Uzbekistan’s Navoi region, was awarded the Karimov Foundation’s…

24-07-2018
Ulughbek Tursunaliyev — Winner of a Scholarship from the Karimov Foundation

Hailing from Uzbekistan’s eastern Andijon Region, Ulughbek Tursunaliyev is a winner of the Karimov Foundation’s…

16-07-2018
Representatives of the Karimov Foundation participated in a symposium dedicated to traditional weaving machines and technology, which was held in Hangzhou (China)

“The World of Looms: Weaving Technology and Textile Arts in China and Beyond” is the…

27-06-2018
The Los Angeles premiere of the documentary “The man who unlocked the Universe” about the life and scientific heritage of Ulugh Beg.

Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva attends the premiere of documentary ‘The Man Who Unlocked the Universe’ in Los…

24-06-2018
Alim Feyzullayev is a winner of the Karimov Foundation’s 2017 scholarship programme

Alim Feyzullayev was awarded the Karimov Foundation’s educational scholarship and is currently studying for his…

18-06-2018
Eid prayers were held in the Islam-ota mosque in Tashkent this morning

We wish you a very happy Eid al-Fitr. May the Lord bless your good deeds…

15-06-2018
(Ру) В Ташкенте на 60-м году жизни скончался главный имам-хатиб столицы Анвар кори Турсунов

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13-06-2018
Sherzod Shermatov, Uzbekistan’s Deputy Minister of Innovational Development, is a former scholar of the Umid foundation, which was set up by President Islam Karimov in the late 1990s

Thanks to the Umid scholarship, Mr. Shermatov studied for his Master’s degree at Yale University…

12-06-2018
Tatyana Karimova meets winners of the Karimov Foundation’s 2018 scholarship programme

Tashkent, 10 June: Tatyana Karimova meets winners of the Karimov Foundation’s 2018 scholarship programme Gulyuzbonu…

10-06-2018
Nik Garder – Winner of a Scholarship from the Karimov Foundation

A graduate of the Tashkent branch of the Gubkin University of Oil and Gas, Nik…

07-06-2018
(Uz) Ислом Каримовнинг Қашқадарёда ишлаган йилларига бағишланган роман нашрга тайёрланмоқда

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04-06-2018
Bekzod Asadov – Winner of a Scholarship from the Karimov Foundation

Bekzod Asadov is from Tashkent Region’s Kibray district. In 2017 he won the Karimov Foundation’s…

31-05-2018
Nursultan Iskandarov is a winner of the Karimov Foundation’s 2017 scholarship programme

Nursultan Iskandarov is a winner of the Karimov Foundation’s 2017 scholarship programme for postgraduate studies…

24-05-2018
Usmonov Mirusmon is a winner of the Karimov Foundation’s 2017 scholarship programme

Usmonov Mirusmon is a winner of the Karimov Foundation’s 2017 scholarship programme for postgraduate studies…

10-05-2018
Karimov Foundation signs partnership agreement with UNESCO Office in Uzbekistan

The Karimov Foundation has signed a partnership agreement with the UNESCO Office in Uzbekistan, on…

07-05-2018
Lazizakhon Mahkamova, winner of the Karimov Foundation’s 2017 scholarship programme

Lazizakhon Mahkamova, winner of the Karimov Foundation’s 2017 scholarship programme for postgraduate studies abroad. She…

01-05-2018
Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva announces winners of Karimov Foundation’s 2018 scholarship programme for postgraduate studies abroad

Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva has announced the winners of the Karimov Foundation’s 2018 scholarship programme for postgraduate…

24-04-2018
The International Conference “Islam Karimov: Founder of the Independent Nation of the Republic of Uzbekistan.”

An international scholarly conference was held in Samarkand State University entitled “Islam Karimov: Founder of…

14-04-2018
Essay Competition Winners Awarded

The awards ceremony was held today for the winners of the essay competition among students…

03-04-2018
Results of the Student Essay Competition Announced

Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva, Chairwoman of the Board of Trustees of the Islam Karimov Foundation, announced on…

23-03-2018
The Islam Karimov Foundation Donated a Copy of Islam Karimov: Founder of Independent Uzbekistan to the National Library of Uzbekistan

The Islam Karimov Foundation Donated a Copy of Islam Karimov: Founder of Independent Uzbekistan to…

16-03-2018
Guests from Azerbaijan Visited the Islam Karimov Scientific and Educational Memorial Complex

Members of the delegation included the deputy speaker of the Milli Majlis (National Assembly) of…

14-03-2018
December of 1991

In early December 1991, three months after Uzbekistan declared its independence, an aggressive group of…

13-03-2018
Twenty-Six Years Ago, Uzbekistan Joined the United Nations

In the photo: President Islam Karimov with UN Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali. September 1993. Exactly 26…

02-03-2018
Please Note: Date for Announcing the Winners of the Essay Competition Moved to 23 March.

Please note that the date for announcing the winners of the essay competition has been…

27-02-2018
The selection process for the Islam Karimov Foundation’s scholarships for postgraduate studies abroad is nearing completion

The candidates who went through to the final phase recently took the IELTS test. Work…

15-02-2018
A delegation comprising representatives of a group of Spanish companies have visited the Oqsaroy presidential residence in Tashkent to pay tribute to the memory of the founder of independent Uzbekistan and its first president, Islam Karimov 

The guests visited an exhibition, which was mounted to mark President Karimov’s 80th birthday, and…

14-02-2018
On President Islam Karimov’s speech at the UN General Assembly in New York in 1993.

The withdrawal of Soviet troops from Afghanistan and the subsequent resignation of President Mohammad Najibullah…

12-02-2018
Presentation of the Book Islam Karimov, Founder of Independent Uzbekistan

The Islam Karimov Foundation together with the Memorial Complex and Tashkent City Hall organized an…

09-02-2018
In memory of Islam Karimov

  As we remember today Uzbekistan’s first president Islam Karimov on what would have been…

30-01-2018
Interview with Tatyana Karimova – wife of the First President of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Islam Karimov

[Q]: Mrs Tatyana Karimova, we will soon be celebrating the 80th birthday of the First…

29-01-2018
An exhibition dedicated to the 80th birthday of the founder of the independent Republic of Uzbekistan and its First President, Islam Karimov, at the Oqsaroy presidential residence in Tashkent.

A major exhibition dedicated to the 80th birthday of the founding father of Uzbekistan’s independence…

27-01-2018
The Islam Karimov Foundation has presented multi-volume book collection ‘History of Civilizations of Central Asia’ to the Tashkent Islamic University

The Islam Karimov Foundation has presented multi-volume book collection ‘History of Civilizations of Central Asia’…

26-01-2018
An Evening Commemorating the First President in Ferghana
26-01-2018
An Evening Commemorating the First President in Nukus

An event was held in Nukus dedicated to celebrating the 80th birthday of the founding…

25-01-2018
An Evening Commemorating the First President in Urgench

The cycle of events celebrating the 80th birthday of the First President of Uzbekistan Islam…

25-01-2018
A Meeting with Awardees of the State Scholarship of the First President

A meeting took place in the Scientific and Educational Complex named after Islam Karimov with…

24-01-2018
Essay Competition for Students of Higher Education

The purpose of the competition is to perpetuate the memory of the First President of…

18-01-2018
The Islam Karimov Foundation is currently working on the project to translate and publish Abdullah Qadiri’s novel “Days Gone By”

As we reported earlier, the Islam Karimov Foundation is currently working on the project to…

10-01-2018
Lazizahon Maxkamova – Winner of a Scholarship from the Islam Karimov Foundation

Lazizahon Maxkamova has been awarded a grant from the Islam Karimov Foundation to study abroad.…

08-01-2018
Interview to Assess the Moral and Psychological Qualities of Applicants for Foundation Grants  

Interviews took place today at the Tashkent branch of Lomonosov Moscow State University to evaluate…

26-12-2017
Interview with British sculptor Paul Day, author of monument in honour of President Islam Karimov in Moscow

Interview with world-renowned British sculptor Paul Day, author of the monument in honour of Uzbekistan’s…

22-12-2017
The second phase of the selection process for the Islam Karimov Foundation’s scholarships for postgraduate studies abroad

This phase in the selection process, held at the Tashkent branch of Turin Polytechnic University,…

18-12-2017
Aziza Begmatova on Her First Meeting with Islam Karimov
16-12-2017
First phase of selection process for Islam Karimov Foundation’s 2018 scholarship programme for postgraduate studies abroad

Over 300 students and graduates from 25 Uzbek and foreign universities have applied for the…

11-12-2017
The Exhibition “In Search of Paradise Lost…”

The Islam Karimov Foundation is presenting a new exhibition entitled “In Search of Paradise Lost…”…

01-12-2017
Meeting with a Delegation from the Japanese Organization Soka Gakkai

Representatives of the Islam Karimov Foundation joined a meeting with a delegation from the Japanese…

23-11-2017
Bobur Ismailov, Illustrator of the Novel Days Gone By

The Islam Karimov Foundation together with the Permanent Delegation of Uzbekistan to UNESCO is directing efforts to translate the…

18-11-2017
Coming Soon: The Foundation’s Second Exhibition

The Islam Karimov Foundation is working on its second exhibition, entitled “In Search of Paradise…

14-11-2017
A Day of Open Doors

Today the Islam Karimov Foundation held a “Day of Open Doors” devoted to educational grants…

10-11-2017
The Foundation announces the launch of its 2018 master’s degree scholarship programme

The Islam Karimov Foundation is proud to announce the launch of its 2018 master’s degree…

30-10-2017
Publication of catalogue of paintings by Davron Toshev

The Islam Karimov Foundation is preparing a catalogue of paintings by Davron Toshev, a leading…

27-10-2017
Tashkent. Oqsaroy. At the statue of President Karimov
22-10-2017
Academician B. Nazarov on giving Uzbek the status of the state language

Academician Bahtiyor Nazarov: The adoption of the law on giving Uzbek the status of the…

21-10-2017
Exhibition in the Amir Timur Museum

To mark the 21st anniversary of the opening of the Amir Timur Museum, an exhibition…

18-10-2017
Interview with Shavkat Karimov

Interview with Shavkat Karimov about the first steps on the path to independence, the pivotal…

10-10-2017
Departure of students awarded scholarships by the Islam Karimov Foundation

Tashkent, October 2017. Staffs from the Islam Karimov Foundation are at Tashkent airport to bid…

07-10-2017
Recollections of Vyacheslav Avakov

Interview with Vyacheslav Avakov, who worked in President Karimov’s medical service from 1991 to 2016.…

27-09-2017
Publication of catalogue dedicated to history of silk weaving in Margilan

The Islam Karimov Foundation is pleased to announce the publication of a catalogue dedicated to…

19-09-2017
Presentation of the Book My First President

A presentation of the book My First President took place on 7 September in the…

07-09-2017
Mausoleum of the First President of Uzbekistan

The Mausoleum of the founding father of Uzbekistan’s state independence and its First President Islam Karimov…

02-09-2017
Awards ceremony for winners of Islam Karimov Foundation’s scholarships for postgraduate studies abroad

A ceremony has been held to award the winners of the Islam Karimov Foundation’s scholarships…

31-08-2017
Book launch event for “The Renaissance of Uzbek Silk”

The Islam Karimov Foundation has held a book launch event for “The Renaissance of Uzbek…

30-08-2017
Project to translate and publish Abdullah Qadiri’s novel “Days Gone By”

The Islam Karimov Foundation is collaborating with Uzbekistan’s Permanent Delegation to Uzbekistan to translate a…

04-08-2017
Book on Uzbekistan’s school of silk weaving published by Islam Karimov Foundation

In collaboration with Uzbekistan’s Permanent Delegation to UNESCO, the Islam Karimov Foundation has published a full-colour…

05-07-2017
“The thread uniting generations” exhibition

An exhibition entitled, “The thread uniting generations” in under way in the Tashkent House of…

15-06-2017
Karimov Foundation announces winners of scholarships for postgraduate studies abroad

The Islam Karimov Foundation has announced the names of the winners of the competition for…

16-05-2017
Final phase of selection process for Islam Karimov Foundation’s 2017 scholarships for postgraduate studies abroad

The competition announced in January this year by the Islam Karimov Foundation for scholarships to…

14-04-2017
Thread uniting generations

One of the priority areas of the Islam Karimov Foundation’s work is to promote the…

05-04-2017
Final phase of selection process for 2017 scholarships for master’s degree programmes

The names of the candidates who went through to the final phase of the competition…

07-03-2017
Second phase of selection process for educational scholarships

The second phase of the selection process organized by the Islam Karimov Foundation for scholarships…

03-03-2017
First phase of selection process for Islam Karimov Foundation’s foreign study scholarships. Examinations in English and German

The first phase of the selection process at the Islam Karimov Foundation for scholarships to…

04-02-2017
Application process starts for Islam Karimov Foundation’s scholarship programme

The acceptance of applications for participation in the competition announced by the Islam Karimov Foundation…

08-01-2017
Islam Karimov Foundation launches scholarship programme for postgraduate studies abroad

The Islam Karimov Foundation has announced the launch of the 2017 scholarships for master’s degree…

06-01-2017
First project of Islam Karimov Foundation: Two schools in Bukhara Region’s Karakul District reopen following extensive renovation

Two schools in Bukhara Region’s Karakul District have recently reopened following extensive renovation, which was…

05-01-2017