Opinions & Stories
Sep 14, 2018“100 Days against Trafficking in Persons” – Awareness Raising Campaign set to inspire action to prevent human trafficking
Interview with Koen Marquering, Manager of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime Criminal Justice Program in Central Asia
Feb 27, 2018
Reflections of the Chief Technical Adviser on Rule of Law upon leaving the UNDP Kyrgyz Republic after four years.
Feb 19, 2018
I guess, this will be one of important telephone ring ever in my life. The call from my supervisor, Project Coordinator whereupon my internship began: in July 2017, I became an intern of the BIOFIN project of the UNDP “Sustainable Development” Dimension.
Oct 24, 2017
Having biology, history, and other subjects taught in three different languages might seem like too much of a learning challenge. But students at this secondary school in Kyrgyzstan’s southern city of Osh are tackling the challenge, and asking for more.
May 29, 2017
The number of children with cerebral palsy is several times higher in Kyrgyzstan than in Western countries. At a Soviet-era sanatorium, located in a remote mountain valley, an Australian paediatrician is introducing new approaches to prevention and rehabilitation.
May 8, 2017
‘We don’t forget these cases’, says Dr. Arstanbek Karybekov. ‘When we save a child’s life, we feel such joy; the child’s family becomes our family.’ Thanks to a UNICEF-supported effort to bring down child mortality in Kyrgyzstan, he and his colleagues are now able to save lives they could not before.
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Aug 20, 2019Investing in early childhood education and care in Kyrgyz Republic: An assessment of care deficits, costs and impact on employment, gender equality and fiscal returns
Access to quality formal services in early childhood education and care (ECEC) plays a crucial role from the perspective of two stakeholders: children as receivers of care and parents as primary providers of care. This study contributes to the policy debate on ECEC expansion in Kyrgyz Republic—particularly from a fiscal policy perspective that focuses on potential short-run economic returns.
Aug 16, 2019
Beijing+25: national-level review on the implementstion of the Beijing Declaration and Beijing Platform for Action was conducted under the leadership of the Ministry of Labour and Social Development of the Kyrgyz Republic with the support of UN agencies (UN Women, UNDP, UNICEF and UNFPA).
Jul 5, 2019Policy brief: Development of a Comprehensive Long-Term Evidence-Based Migration Policy for the Kyrgyz Republic
The United Nations in Kyrgyzstan together with the Institute of Public Policy and Administration of the University of Central Asia presents a policy brief, produced as a result of a multi-stakeholder dialogue with participation of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic, development partners, academia, private sector and civil society. The brief gives a short overview of the current situation and trends in migration policy and presents a set of recommendations for developing a comprehensive long-term evidence-based migration policy for the Kyrgyz Republic.
Jul 5, 2019Policy brief: Strengthening Health Emergency Preparedness and Readiness to Advance Health Security in the Kyrgyz Republic
The United Nations in Kyrgyzstan together with the Institute of Public Policy and Administration of the University of Central Asia presents a policy briefs, produced as a result of a multi-stakeholder dialogue with participation of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic, development partners, academia, private sector and civil society. In this document a short review of the current situation and trends in health emergency preparedness policy is presented as well as a set of recommendations for coordinating such policy in terms of legislation, implementation of the International Health Regulations, organizing volunteers and psychological help during emergencies and many other aspects.
May 28, 2019
The United Nations system in Kyrgyzstan, in cooperation with the Institute of Public Policy and Administration of the University of Central Asia, presents a policy brief based on the outcomes of a multi-stakeholder dialogue with the Government of Kyrgyzstan, development partners, academia, private sector and civil society. The brief outlines the current situation and trends in national policies on food security and nutrition and suggests multiple recommendations for improving such policies from economic, health, environmental, social, nutrition and other perspectives.
May 14, 2019
Настоящий отчет представляет собой совместную работу специалистов системы ООН, направленную на интеграцию вопросов Повестки в области устойчивого развития на период до 2030 года и достижения Целей устойчивого развития (ЦУР) в контексте развития Кыргызстана. Отчет явился результатом нескольких исследований, проведенных до и после недельной миссии MAPS по интеграции, ускрению и поддержке политики в Бишкеке, проведенной в период с 25 по 30 июня 2018 года. Необходимо подчеркнуть роль и участие членов Правительства, экспертов, представителей частного сектора и гражданского общества, которые открыто и активно участвовали в мероприятиях в рамках миссии.