Uzbekistan invited ODIHR to observe the 27 December parliamentary elections. Subsequently, ODIHR conducted a needs assessment mission that recommended the deployment of an election assessment mission composed of a core team of analysts but without long- or short-term observers.
In response to an invitation by Uzbekistan's Foreign Ministry, ODIHR deployed a limited election observation mission to the 23 December presidential election.
In response to an invitation from Uzbekistan's Foreign Ministry, ODIHR conducted a limited election observation mission to assess the electoral process leading up to the 26 December parliamentary elections.
Following an invitation from the Uzbekistan's Foreign Ministry to observe the 5 December 1999 parliamentary and 9 January 2000 presidential elections, the OSCE/ODIHR conducted a Needs Assessment Mission (NAM) on 20-24 October. On the basis of the NAM report, the OSCE/ODIHR deployed a Limited Election Assessment Mission.