Citizenship/Residence Uzbekistan

Currently as an Uzbekistan’s envoy to UNESCO, Lola Karimova- Tillyaeva is focusing on promoting the centuries-old cultural and historical heritage of Uzbekistan, the goal primarily aimed at advancing a better understanding between civilizations and respect for their values. She runs two major charitable organizations in Uzbekistan and is renowned for her key role in promoting education and sports as well as championing the rights of orphaned children and children with disabilities in Uzbekistan. She has always adhered firmly to her belief that education, culture and sports are key factors in promoting peace and tolerance, and function as a bridge between civilizations, helping to overcome ignorance and stereotypes.