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!
Kyrgyzstan has become one step closer to E-Government with support of UNDP and the Government of Japan
Feb 6, 2018
Sapar Isakov, the Prime Minister, Dr. Ozonnia Ojielo, the UN Resident Coordinator/ UNDP Resident Representative and HE Yoshihiro Yamamura, the Ambassador of Japan have participated in the handover ceremony of 16 mobile hubs. The Government of the Kyrgyz Republic has received 16 vans with special equipment to enhance the quality and the mobility of state services provided by the State Registration Service.
Warriors of invisible war
Feb 5, 2018
“I have never thought sexual violence would be such a challenging case to defend”-, says Aijan Orozakunova, one of the best lawyers that someone would know in Bishkek, capital of Kyrgyzstan. “When I have taken the rape case to follow, I was shocked by the assigned judicial sentence- the penalty was far from being fair. The perpetrator got three years and of course, we stepped in immediately to appeal for a stricter penalty. We won - he will be imprisoned for eight years now”
Juridical support on wheels
Jan 18, 2018
“The Bus of Solidarity” plies along Osh and Chui regions for two years so far, providing free juridical assistance for the local population. A team of professional advocates, Ministry of Justice’s employees and state notaries advise local people about all issues concerning rights.
UN Resident Coordinator of the UN System in the Kyrgyz Republic, Resident Representative of UNDP presented copies of credentials to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Jan 12, 2018
Today Mr Ozonnia Ojielo, Resident Coordinator of the UN System, Resident Representative of UNDP in the Kyrgyz Republic had his first meeting with the First Deputy Minister of the Foreign Affairs Ms Dinara Kemelova
The arrival of the UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative to the Kyrgyz Republic – Mr. Ozonnia Ojielo
Jan 8, 2018
The United Nations in the Kyrgyz Republic is delighted to announce that Mr. Ozonnia Ojiello has assumed his new position as UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative to the Kyrgyz Republic on 8 January 2018
Legal culture through the eyes of a new generation
Jan 5, 2018
Legal culture is the attitude of society in regards of laws, which is manifested in the behavior of citizens in communication, at work, on the street and even in the family.
Jan 3, 2018
Bekzhan Arakeev (22 years old) is a young already well-known entrepreneur in Yzar village of Jalal-Abad province. He is an initiator of the successful project on creating the plastic windows and doors manufacturing workshop. This specialized workshop is the first in Yzar village, where there are 3173 residents, and it becomes more popular day by day among the villagers. For him, the UNDP project “Youth for peaceful change” at the expense of the UN Peacebuilding Fund has become the main tool to achieve his ideas and funding, that gave him an opportunity to not only become independent but also widely share information about the opportunities for active youth.