Soholom Avlod Uchum ("For the Health of the Generation") was founded in 1993 to ensure the health of future generations. It has established "Starting Points" centers throughout Tashkent, which distribute humanitarian assistance and conduct health promotion and other educational programs. The foundation has a network of drugstores through which it distributes donated medicines. It currently has projects in the areas of: immunization, family planning, nutrition for mothers and infants, hygiene, and a program for talented children.
Last updated: November 1998
A print version of much of the information contained in this Central Asian Third Sector Organizations section can be found in Civil Society in Central Asia (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1999).