National Agency of Project Management (NAPM)
National Agency of Project Management (NAPM) is the government agency of the Republic of Uzbekistan, which has been established in accordance with the Decision of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan no. 3150 “On the establishment of the National Agency of Project Management under the President” as of the 27th of July 2017. The Agency is entrusted with full authority over the major strategic projects of the republic; its main goals are to manage the national investment projects, to eradicate the corruption and to fulfill other tasks dedicated to the national economy development project driven by the President Shavkhat Mirziyoev.
The affiliated organizations of NAPM are:
Project office for implementation of the pilot project “ILGOR HUDUD”
State Unitary Enterprise e-Government and Digital Economy Project Management Center
Fund for Support of Digital Economy Development “Digital Trust”
The Republican Graduate School of Business and Management named after Abu Raihan Beruni
International High-Tech Innovation Center “Delta city”
Digital Trust is the sovereign wealth fund of the Republic of Uzbekistan launched in accordance with the Decision of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan no. 3832 “On the development of the Digital Economy transactions in the Republic of Uzbekistan” as of the third of July, 2017.
According to the presidential decision, the fund’s main tasks are:
- to introduce the blockchain technology and to increase the PPP(public-private partnership) in the digital economy development project by raising and managing the capital;
- to fulfill the major strategic projects towards stimulating the PPP in the digital economy development of the republic, such as securing the circulation of the crypto-assets and crypto-exchange activities, introduction of the blockchain technology, implementation of the HR training programs for aspiring experts of the field;
- to support the startups and their initiatives in the digital economic development sector, mostly the startup companies led by the young people, by introducing blockchain technology and setting up the crypto-assets circulation platform for them;
- to attract highly-qualified workforce from overseas and to stimulate the cooperation between Uzbekistan and the leading foreign/international institutions in crypto-assets circulation and blockchain technology fields