Hashar

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Hashar is the Uzbek tradition of voluntary work to benefit the community

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Hashar is an Uzbek tradition of people’s participation and inclusion in the community wellbeing, whereby members of one or more communities join hands and work voluntarily for the benefit of the whole community. Local people are usually limited in funds, as such they contribute their labour, equipment and skills.

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WHO-Lexicon page (translations and examples)

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Uzbekistan - Celebrating Communities


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