BISHKEK, KYRGYZ REPUBLIC (18 March 2021) — A newly appointed ADB Country Director for Kyrgyz Republic Ms. Kanokpan Lao-Araya, highlighted the positive impacts of measuring real-time air quality and its importance in Kyrgyz Republic’s health sector at a press briefing in Bishkek today.
The World Water Day is globally celebrated on 22 March. It aims at raising awareness of more than 2 billion people living without access to safe water. It is about valuing water and taking action to tackle the global water crisis.
The French Alliance in Bishkek, jointly with the Embassies of France, Switzerland, Belgium and the EU Delegation in Kyrgyzstan are happy to announce the week of the Francophonie, which will be held from March 23 to 28, 2021. The festival will include educational, cultural and entertainment events in online format.
Darmek Pharm opens modern pharmacy warehouse
BISHKEK, KYRGYZ REPUBLIC (10 March 2021) — The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has appointed Kanokpan Lao-Araya as its new Country Director for the Kyrgyz Republic.
Loan of US$ 4 million to support operations of agribusiness supplier Dan Agro. Dan Agro is a leading supplier of agricultural commodities in Central Asia
In February more than 170 senior health managers of primary healthcare facilities, district- and oblast-level hospitals and tuberculosis centers from Osh, Jalal-Abad, Chui, Talas, Issyk-Kul, Naryn oblasts and Bishkek were trained on “Health Facilities Management in crisis situations: COVID-19”.
Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic, February 25, 2021—Households, businesses, and public institutions in the Kyrgyz Republic will gain improved access to high-speed broadband and further integrate into the global digital economy as a result of a ground-breaking investment by IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, that aims to boost connectivity, improve digital services, and support the country’s economy.
The Swiss Government has allocated CHF 2.5 million to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), in support of the vulnerable people severely affected by the socio-economic impact of the pandemic in Kyrgyzstan.
The Government of Switzerland has allocated a grant in the amount of USD $2.66 million to improve the efficiency and quality of heating system in public buildings in Kyrgyzstan.