In accordance with the action plan for the implementation of the tasks identified at the video conference chaired by the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan on 30 v 2020, the Commission on Gender Equality of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the Senate Committee of the Oliy Majlis on Women and gender equality, the Supreme Court and the Supreme Judicial Council developed and signed a program of joint actions to introduce mechanisms for ensuring gender equality among judges.
The resident population of the Republic of Uzbekistan as of 1 October 2020 is 34.38 million people and, since this year, it has increased by 477,500 people, or 1.4%, the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said.
On 22 October 2020, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Furkat Sidikov held talks in the format of video conferencing with Director of the Center for Information and Arab-Russian Studies of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Majid At-Turki.
On 22 October 2020, the National Chamber of Innovative Healthcare of the Republic of Uzbekistan held an online discussion on the implementation of a project for training medical specialists in accordance with Canadian standards at the Medical Institute of Karakalpakstan.
The third consultative meeting of the heads of state of Central Asia was postponed to 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic. This was stated in an interview with the Pravda Vostoka and Yangi Uzbekiston newspapers by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov.
In order to regulate relations in the field of employment of the population, the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan "On employment of the population" was adopted.
On 22 October 2020, the Committee on Labor and Social Issues of the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis held an event dedicated to the results of the study of the implementation in Kashkadarya region of the targeted and effective use of state budget funds allocated for the socio-economic development of regions.
A resolution of the President "On additional measures for social protection of citizens affected by emergencies" was adopted.