Accounts on social networks help to better reveal the personality of the leader and show all the facets of his activities in this position. Typically, these pages are maintained by press service employees with the full approval of the person who owns this account. One of the leaders of the post-Soviet space who pays attention to social networks is the President of Uzbekistan.
The international network LinkedIn is a professional community for business communication. The presence of the president’s page aims to show his openness to contacts, provide information about education, career stages for representatives of the English-speaking segment of the Internet.
Shavkat Mirziyoyev pays special attention to creating a positive image in the international arena, tries to be open and talk objectively about his activities.
On the pages of his account, he provides contacts for other personal resources, including the official website of the President of Uzbekistan. Among the basic information that can be found out about the leader of the country, the following data has been published on LinkedIn:
- Biographical facts, which indicate the nationality of the president, year and place of birth, education, years of study.
- The positions he held in the leadership of the regions and the country.
- Prizes and awards received.
- Marital status and family composition.
- There is information about a variety of activities in the international arena and within the country.
Shavkat Mirziyoyev is an Uzbek by nationality, born into a family of hereditary farmers. Graduated from the Institute of Irrigation and Land Reclamation in Tashkent. For many years he worked as governor of Samarkand and Jizzakh regions.
From 2003 to 2016 he was the head of the country’s government. In the 2016 presidential elections he received more than 88% of the votes.
In his activities as head of state, he is distinguished by openness and commitment to the course of progressive development of Uzbekistan in all areas. During the years of Shavkat Mirziyoyev’s reign, a number of reforms were carried out in the political, social and economic spheres. Political prisoners were released, the status of women was improved, and forced labor of children was prohibited.
In the economic sphere, bureaucratic obstacles to the activities of producers have been removed, and the investment climate in the country has been improved. GDP growth reaches 5% per year, attention is paid to the development of innovative technologies and production.
In the international arena, Uzbekistan is a member of many global and regional associations, actively cooperating with all states. These phenomena are a consequence of the policies pursued by the president.