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  • Leonardo DiCaprio calls on 12 heads of state to gather in the Kyrgyz Republic to save snow leopards Aug 11, 2017

    Well-known Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio calls to sign the Save snow leopards petition. The petition goes to 12 leaders of countries where snow leopards live and who will gather at the international snow leopard forum in Bishkek 23-25 August.

  • Snow leopard shall raise green investments Aug 7, 2017

    Senior officials from 12 snow leopard range countries have held a meeting in Bishkek 2-3 August. They finalized the agenda and policy documents for the 2017 International Snow Leopard & Ecosystem Forum, scheduled for later this month.

  • Biofin to guard fauna and flora Aug 1, 2017

    USD 140 million is the annual cost of ecosystem services for the National Park in Chon-kemin - the habitat for unique species of flora and fauna, including snow leopard.

  • eGov: Japan, SRS and UNDP considered interim results Jul 28, 2017

    Representatives of the Embassy of Japan, State Registration Service, State Enterprise “Infocom” and UNDP discussed the interim results of the project, which underpins the buildup of e-government in the Kyrgyz Republic.

  • Data visualization: Press-services of state bodies and journalists of Central Asia have mastered their skills in multi-media tools Jul 17, 2017

    Representatives of press services of state bodies, national TV channels of Central Asian countries gained knowledge on working with new media for timely info distribution about emergency situations, the environment and natural resources.

  • Joint efforts of Jogorku Kenesh, the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation and UNDP to strengthen parliamentary democracy in the Kyrgyz Republic Jul 10, 2017

    30 June 2017, Deputy Speaker of Jogorku Kenesh of the Kyrgyz Republic Altynai Omurbekova, Ambassador of Switzerland to the Kyrgyz Republic René Holenstein and Acting Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Aliona Niculita signed a memorandum of understanding to support the consolidation of a strong and inclusive parliamentary democracy in the Kyrgyz Republic. The signing ceremony took place in Jogorku Kenesh with participation of members of parliament, management of the apparatus of Jogorku Kenesh as well as representatives from international donor community.

  • Solar energy for yummy breakfasts Jul 10, 2017

    Social institutes in Orlovka, Kadzhi -Sai and Ak-Tyuz are gradually shifting towards using alternative sources of energy. Solar systems for heating the water have been installed in 4 kindergartens, 2 secondary schools and 2 health facilities of the above-mentioned settlements.

  • Baby care room became comfy and cozy at UNDP Bishkek Jul 6, 2017

    A baby care room has been opened at the UNDP National Programme Management Unit in Bishkek. Now mothers can find everything necessary to feed and change their babies and toddlers in a comfortable environment.

  • Human Development Week in the Kyrgyz Republic Jun 14, 2017

    Human development week has been held in Bishkek. This year, there have been presented and disclosed trade, labor migration, gender related areas. The Human Development Week launched 7 June 2017 with the presentation of the regular National Human Development Report “Trade and Human Development in the Kyrgyz Republic” (2016).

  • “If you are one of us, help us!” Jun 12, 2017

    “If you are one of us, help us!” sounds the saying in the “Avatar” movie. And maybe, it's the right time for people to remember that we and nature are not different systems. We are one single organism. 5 June is an important date to mark this when people of the planet celebrate two main events – “World Environment Day” and “Environment Protection Day”, in celebration of which joins the Kyrgyz Republic as well.