PRESS OF UZBEKISTAN
December 30, 2016
NURONIY FOUNDATION RENAMED
President of Uzbekistan signed a decree “On measures on further improving activities of Nuroniy Foundation on social support of veterans of Uzbekistan” on 28 December 2016.
According to the decree, Nuroniy Foundation on social support of veterans of Uzbekistan will be renamed into Foundation on support of public activities of veterans of Uzbekistan “Nuroniy” in the form of public union.
Renamed foundation was entrusted to create conditions for participation of veterans in strengthening spiritual bases for modernization and development of Uzbekistan, as well as in public-political life of the country.
The foundation will also create conditions for attracting elder people and veterans to public activities, directed at upbringing youth in spirit of respect to traditions of people, love to the Motherland, respect to elder people, etc.
The foundations will provide assistance to the government in realization of important priorities of the state policy in improving quality of life of elder people, support their social activities after they retire, including their participation in public-political life of the country.
Nuroniy Foundation will control over execution of the legislation on pensions and preferences, provided to elder people, providing to social and medical aid to elder people and other layers of population.
The organization will provide social and material support to single and needy elder people, as well as assist in satisfaction of their needs.
According to the decree, the foundation will organize various social-cultural events for elder people, telemarathons, sport events, creative events with participation of the elder people.