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2018 Uzbekistan Global Money Week

LEADING ORGANIZATIONS:

  • JSCB "Mikrokreditbank"

PARTICIPATING ORGANIZATIONS:

  • Tashkent State University of Economics

NUMBER OF CHILDREN REACHED DIRECTLY:

  • 40

NUMBER OF PEOPLE REACHED INDIRECTLY:

  • 40

JSCB "Mikrokreditbank"
During GMW2018, the JSCB “Mikrokreditbank” in Uzbekistan celebrated with high-level discussions, seminars and educational sessions at Tashkent State University of Economics. The Head of Foreign Economic Relations Department at JSC “Mikrokreditbank”, Mr. Khusniddin Madumarov, led the seminar with a presentation on the Bank’s financial and organizational support for young people and graduates. The aim of the presentation was to acquaint young people with the Bank’s entrepreneurship support programs. Themes covered in the discussion with youth entrepreneurs included: access to start-up microcredit, microcredit for turnover capital, micro-leasing, financial support for handicraft businesses (to support Uzbekistan's historical and cultural heritage) and the issuance of government supported loans. Moreover, other participants in the session learnt about a support program for youth start-ups. At the end of session, students participated in a question and answer session with the employees of the bank. From the side of JSCB "Mirokreditbank" regular seminars are held for students to get, about assistance from the bank for starting a business. we know that this knowledge will help the youth in the future and they will be able to find their vocation and place in the country. The annual event of GMW has shown the direction of our bank in the field of youth support and the Bank plan to continue participating in GMW events in the years to come.


2015 Uzbekistan Global Money Week

LEADING ORGANIZATIONS:

  • Central Bank of Uzbekistan
  • National Association of Microfinance Organizations
  • Joint Stock Commercial Bank “Hamkorbank”
  • Center for Economic Development Uzbekistan

PARTICIPATING ORGANIZATIONS:

  • Schools

NUMBER OF CHILDREN REACHED DIRECTLY:

  • 400

NUMBER OF CHILDREN REACHED INDIRECTLY:

  • 400

Global Money Week in Uzbekistan was celebrated for the first time in 2015. This coincided with the Bank Expo 2015, the annual national exhibition of banking services, technologies and equipment in the capital city of Tashkent. The expo was held on 12-13 March with the support of the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan and in partnership with the Association of Banks of Uzbekistan and the Association of Enterprises and Organizations of Information Technologies of Uzbekistan. Commercial bank JSCB Hamkorbank presented Global Money Week during the press conference on the opening day of the Bank Expo. More than 150 youth participated in many educational activities about savings and use of banking products and services. On 17 March, JSCB Hamkorbank organized a large open seminar for more than 200 youth participants in Andijan. The seminar provided the participants information about GMW campaign and the need for financial literacy. Information about financial and banking instruments and products was also shared.