EBRD-managed fund signs grant agreement with Kyrgyz Republic.
Partnership with China's Universal Energy company. EBRD and Green Climate Fund commit US$ 16.7 million loan to finance solar plant in Kazakhstan
On April 16, 2019, a presentation of results of the 16-year program “Medical waste management / hospital acquired infection control in health facilities of the Kyrgyz Republic” was held in Bishkek.
The Swiss Embassy is supporting the 14th International Jazz Festival in Bishkek and has invited the Swiss Duo of Malcolm Braff and Claire Huguenin to perform on April 19, the first day of the Jazz Festival at Asanbay Center (address 21a/4, Tokombaev street).
The city of Kyzyl-Kiya, with a population of over 45,000 people in the Batken oblast of the Kyrgyz Republic, will have regular access to safe drinking water thanks to financing from the EBRD, the European Union (EU) and the European Investment Bank (EIB).
On March 27 - 30, 2019, representatives of 40 NGOs from all regions of the country participated in the training program on civil engagement in monitoring and evaluation of state bodies. During the four days, the participants studied effective open data policy tools that are necessary for monitoring the implementation of the National Action Plan 2018-2020 (Achyk Okmot NAP) in building the Kyrgyz Republic’s Open Government.
The Devils’ Dance, a novel by Hamid Ismailov and translated from Uzbek by Donald Rayfield (with John Farndon) has won the 2019 EBRD Literature Prize. It is the first novel translated from Uzbek into English.
The French Alliance in Bishkek, jointly with the Embassies of France, Switzerland, Belgium and the Delegation of the European Union are happy to announce the week of the Francophonie, which will be held from March 11 to 16, 2019 in Bishkek.
Bishkek, March 4, 2019. The Association of Legal Clinics of Kyrgyzstan, in partnership with the Center for Coordination of State-Guaranteed Legal Aid under the Ministry of Justice (FLA Coordination Center), will hold a roundtable to discuss the development of legal clinics and strengthening the mechanisms of interaction between the state-guaranteed legal aid entities. The event will take place from 14.00 to 17.00 in the Bridges Hotel at 10 Kalyk Akiev St.
Bishkek. The Center for Coordination of State-guaranteed Legal Aid under the Ministry of Justice will hold its regular meeting with representatives of more than 40 civil society organizations and university legal clinics. The main goal of the meeting is to improve interaction in order to more effectively provide legal assistance and ensure access to justice in the Kyrgyz Republic. The meeting will be held on February 21, 2019, from 9.00 to 13.00 in the Park Hotel at 87 Orozbekov St.