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Published on Tuesday, 22 December 2015

World Bank loans to Uzbekistan questioned after ILO findings

Written by John Mowbray

Image: World Bank, Wiki

WASHINGTON - A leading NGO is calling on the World Bank to suspend two loans it provided to Uzbekistan for agricultural projects after an International Labour Organisation (ILO) report found the Uzbek authorities violated their contractual commitment to it by using forced labour during the cotton picking season.


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