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  • Playing a soccer: philosopher’s stone of friendship Mar 16, 2018

    The social integration using sport activities for youth living in the border zone has become a successful strategy in many countries of the world, because the passion for football has unique ability to blur the boundaries in communication between people.

  • Men are leading in domestic violence Mar 15, 2018

    Family is a state, where each member is a part of society. The quality of education, level of family’s legal culture affects the development of society and the state. Why a battle against family violence should be one of the priorities of society?

  • The Trap of Indifference: child vs adult – who’s gonna better digest a lesson? Mar 12, 2018

    Chynara Nurmanova won “The Best Teacher 2017” republican contest last year. Her subject is Civil Law at the school after T. Aybashev, Kulatov Aiyl okmotu of Nookat rayon in Osh oblast.

  • 85% of the Finnish public considered that development cooperation is important Feb 28, 2018

    “In Finland we very much appreciate Kyrgyzstan’s efforts towards access to justice, legal reforms and parliamentary democracy. It has taken to improve the realization of human rights in the country, including those supported through this project. Working with the government authorities is a central part of the collaboration between Finland and Kyrgyzstan: the aim is to support the building of the authorities’ capacities to be able to provide better services for the people” – said Tiina Markkinen, RoL and HR Adviser of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland during her interview about projects realized in Kyrgyzstan.

  • From UNDP to UNICEF, delivering as one Feb 27, 2018

    Four years down the road, I feel the country has done a lot of progress in the field of Rule of Law and Human Rights. Perhaps not the progress that we would all hoped for but still a meaningful journey towards the effective realization of people’s rights. I also hope to have had some role in contributing to this endeavor.

  • Building dialogue in cross-border communities Feb 26, 2018

    Training for security officers, improving their technical equipment and carrying out joint activities in Batken oblast has improved the level of public trust in these bodies and contributes to increasing the effectiveness of work in the area of peacebuilding and strengthening good-neighborly relations with neighboring Tajik communities.

  • The United Nations Development Programme commences a regional initiative on prevention of violent extremism in Central Asia, funded by the Government of Japan Feb 22, 2018

    The United Nations Development Programme signed the Exchange of Note today with the Government of Japan committed to finance US$ 6,145,853 for the regional project entitled “Strengthening Community Resilience and Regional Cooperation for Prevention of Violent Extremism in Central Asia” to be implemented by UNDP.

  • A law on prohibition of child marriages is entering in its active phase of implementation Feb 21, 2018

    On February 13, 2018 Child’s Rights Defenders League (the League), with the support of UNDP in the Kyrgyz Republic and the British Embassy in Kyrgyzstan, held a roundtable where representatives of authorized state bodies, international organizations and public organizations discussed further actions and activities to prevent child marriages and the protection of their rights with a view to eradicating this problem.

  • Brand new pre-school facility to open in Jel Aryk Feb 14, 2018

    Children of pre-school education will go to brand new kindergarten in Jel-Aryk village of the Kyzyl-Oktyabr Ayil Aimak very soon. In the energy efficient building constructed by UNDP in the Kyrgyz Republic, they will learn early environmental education program.

  • 5 tips from UNDP intern to stand out in an interview and join UN agency Feb 7, 2018

    I managed to get acquainted with the UN Assistant Secretary-General Cihan Sultanoglu, with Indian film star Dia Mirza and I am sure if Leonardo DiCaprio were at the forum, I would also have met him and selfied!

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