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.
Businesswomen to set up contacts in Central Asia
May 22, 2017
Today, representatives of women's business fill the relationship between the three countries of Central Asia with a new content. Supporting women's economic opportunities is crucial for establishing new business contacts among women entrepreneurs. It gives stimulus to further development of cooperation, promotes economic integration in the region.
Start a Business – Save The Planet!
May 15, 2017
At first sight “biodiversity” and “interaction with private business” seem to be not quite a clear combination. However, it was found out that the conservation and sustainable use of natural resources and biodiversity is impossible without participation of business!
“Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is a process; working together is a success. Henry Ford.
Apr 3, 2017
During planting season, more than five thousand residents of Tajik and Kyrgyz villages use water coming through canals. Community work is not something new for local people as they follow traditions of ancestors but this year it is held in quite a large-scale.
How to live in mercury-free environment?
Mar 27, 2017
When the mercury-containing devices are broken, mercury enters the environment. Its vapors can lead to serious poisoning: if the substance is not collected in time, it results into fumes that create a dangerous concentration in the air.
Safety nets vital to counter rise of exclusion in Europe and Central Asia
Mar 21, 2017
Tackling discrimination, joblessness, and unequal political participation key to region’s continued progress, UNDP’s latest global Human Development Report finds.
Kyrgyz Republic: 25 years in the United Nations
Mar 9, 2017
2 March 2017 UN Resident Coordinator, UNDP Resident Representative in the Kyrgyz Republic Alexander Avanessov had a meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic Erlan Abdyldaev. The meeting was timed to mark 25th anniversary of the accidence of the Kyrgyz Republic to the United Nations.
Government of Japan allocates US$11.9 million for governance, disaster risk reduction in Kyrgyzstan
Mar 7, 2017
With USD 11.9 million from the Government of Japan, Kyrgyzstan today launched three major programmes to respectively build up the country’s civil registry, increase capacity to respond to disasters, and make schools safer. These will be implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF).