Modernization of the national innovation system of Uzbekistan

On November 3 of this year, a project seminar was held under the Ministry of Innovative Development of the Republic of Uzbekistan with the participation of the World Bank "Modernization of the National Innovation System of Uzbekistan".

It was attended by representatives of the Ministry of Innovative Development, the World Bank, the Academy of Sciences and research institutes, and other ministries and departments.

The seminar was opened by the Minister of Innovative Development of the Republic of Uzbekistan Ibrohim Abdurakhmonov and the Head of the World Bank in Uzbekistan Marco Montovanelli.

The project "Modernization of the National Innovation System of Uzbekistan" is aimed at modernizing the national innovation system of Uzbekistan, increasing the competitiveness of national goods and services in the world market, the efficiency of economic diversification and living standards, - said I. Abdurakhmonov.
Note that on October 28, 2020, the World Bank Board of Directors approved the allocation of $ 50 million, the project "Modernization of the National Innovation System of Uzbekistan" was approved, and on May 17, 2021, a Financial Agreement was signed between Uzbekistan and the World Bank.