On April 25, the Bishkek-based civil society organization Urban Initiatives held a press conference highlighting the importance of traffic safety for drivers and pedestrians.
In March, Kyrgyz tourism companies presented at two leading international travel exhibitions: Internationale Tourismus-Börse Berlin (ITB Berlin) and the Moscow International Travel & Tourism Exhibition (MITT). In partnership with the United States through the USAID Business Growth Initiative, they promoted tourist destinations in the Kyrgyz Republic and signed several contracts for the 2016 season.
The Enhanced Enabling Environment (E3) Activity promotes an enabling legal framework for civil society in all five countries of Central Asia in order to support a more vibrant and sustainable democratic culture in the region.
Kyrgyzstan, in partnership with the United States and other international donors, has made significant progress in the fight against tuberculosis (TB). Programs have limited the spread of TB, decreased the mortality rate for those infected, and increased the overall success rate of treatment programs.
On March 15, the non-governmental organization UNISON convened an event with leading energy-sector policy-makers to formally close the nationwide public outreach campaign "Be Warm, Kyrgyzstan!"
Last updated: April 29, 2016