Wed 04 2016 10:03:20
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- During the years of independence in our country adopted important documents aimed at improving the status and authority of women in society, ensuring their rights and interests, social protection. Due to this, woman not only strengthens her family and educates children, but also takes an active part in all spheres of social and economic life of the country.
This is evidenced by the fact that over the past ten years, the share of women managers of small businesses and private entrepreneurship increased 1.6 times, which means 40% of women are headed in these spheres.
Executive Committee of the Political Council of UzLiDeP organized "round table" on the theme «Family entrepreneurship is an important factor in the growth of employment, living standards and gross domestic product» at the World Trade Center on April 5, 2016.
It was noted that today in our country creates all conditions for women who want to engage in family business, for this purpose the banks provide soft loans.
From this point of view, it is enough to cite the following fact: just in 2015, women entrepreneurs were allocated 1 billion 255 billion soums.
Of course, such assistance and support is an important practical step towards creating the necessary conditions for the manifestation and realization of abilities and creative potential of women, ensuring their dignified participation in society.
For its part, UzLiDeP via its projects provide employment to thousands of women. In particular, in the period 2012-2015 within the party project 1248 women received 20 billion soums of soft loan. This year women received 11 billion soums of soft loan, as a result about 2 million new jobs were created.
Participants of the event, highlighted that these projects are implemented by UzLiDeP "Women’s wing" have a great influence on the life and work of women and contribute to the strengthening of the favorable business environment in our country.
Participants also expressed the need for greater involvement of women in these projects, assist them to receive soft loans from commercial banks for the formation of start-up capital or expansion of existing business.
During the event, women entrepreneurs shared their best practices with other participants.