Experts discussed the issues of pension system of Uzbekistan

02.03.2015

Experts discussed the issues of pension system of Uzbekistan

On February 27, CER organized the Round Table on "The financial sustainability of the pension system in Uzbekistan" with the involvement of experts from the responsible ministries and agencies, insurance companies, expert and international organizations.

The main aim of the Round Table was to discuss the key findings and results of the Policy Paper prepared by the Centre in 2014 - "The long-term sustainability of the pension system in Uzbekistan."

After the presentation, delivered by CER Research Coordinator, the participants familiarized with the comments by the Senior Economist on Social Protection from the World Bank, Mr. Sluchynskyy, who evaluated positively the policy of Uzbekistan; in particular, that the issue of pension system has been paid a lot of attention by the government and the expert community.

During discussion, the comments were given by the experts of the Ministry of Labor and Social Security, the Pension Fund under the Ministry of Finance, Center for Social Research "Takhlil", and other experts.

Attached, find the program of the Round Table and the presentation.

Photos from the event are available on the official CER page on Facebook.

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