• Modern equipment for hospitals in Osh oblast Apr 13, 2018

    On April 13, an official hand over of medical equipment to 10 health organizations of the Kara-Kulzhinsky, Uzgen and Nookat districts of the Osh oblast was held in the Osh interdepartmental joint clinical hospital for diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular diseases.

  • Wanting a new smartphone: is it a hot-button issue? Apr 10, 2018

    Mankind produced 4.5 thousand Eiffel towers of electronic waste – about 6.1 kilograms per inhabitant of the planet in 2016 according to the report of the United Nations Global Electronic Waste Monitor 2017.

  • Green Technologies Embracing Our Villages Apr 6, 2018

    According to experts, global energy demand will increase by 37 percent by 2040. Renewable energy will make a breakthrough sooner or later. It is encouraging that advanced technologies are being introduced in schools as well. Buazhar Kochkonbaeva, Secondary school principal of Shoro-Bashat village in Uzgen district, Osh oblast explains how energy efficiency can change people's lives and help them grow professionally.

  • Prospects of the Rural Tourism Development in Osh Oblast Mar 21, 2018

    The holiday of Nooruz marks the first day of spring and the renewal of nature. In 2009 it had been included in the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity as a cultural tradition of many peoples. A celebration of Nooruz promotes the values of peace and solidarity, both between generations and within the family, as well as reconciliation and good-neighborliness, which contributes to the preservation of cultural diversity and the strengthening of friendship between peoples and various communities.

  • 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.

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