Bank places high priority on top-quality standards. The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) plans to step up its cooperation with China and the European Union (EU) in order to deliver increased levels of high-quality investment in Central Asia and beyond.
New programme to increase SMEs know-how and competitiveness
EBRD President Chakrabarti opens Central Asia Investment Forum in Beijing
Countries where the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) invests have continued to roll out much-needed reforms, according to the Bank's Transition Report 2018-19<http://2017.tr-ebrd.com/>.
A revolution in global work patterns confronts the world with complex challenges but the threat of upheaval can be turned into an opportunity with the right policy responses, according to a new study from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).
Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic, September 19, 2018—IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, with support from the International Development Association (IDA) Private Sector Window, is investing a $8 million in a debut private equity fund by Highland Capital, an investment management firm, to help expand access to finance for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the Kyrgyz Republic.
GENEVA (18 September 2018) — Women in Kyrgyzstan suffer grave and systematic violations of their human rights due to a culture of abduction, rape and forced marriage, the UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women found in an inquiry published today into so-called “bride kidnapping” in the country.
Vienna, Austria, September 18, 2018 —IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, expanded its operations in Europe and Central Asia with investment commitments that reached $2.9 billion driving the diversification of the region’s economies, promoting access to finance for small businesses and tackling climate change.
On September 10-14, 2018, over 50 lawyers, attorneys, and public notaries, who provide legal consultation at Free Legal Aid Centers, are receiving a training to improve the skills for professional communication with recipients of legal services. The training is hosted by the Ministry of Justice of the Kyrgyz Republic, with the support of the USAID Collaborative Governance Program and the joint project of the Finnish Foreign Ministry - UNDP "Towards a sustainable access to justice for legal empowerment in the Kyrgyz Republic".