Information resource on donors activities
in the Kyrgyz Republic
29 March 2023 г.

Switzerland team up with WFP to improve the living conditions of the residents of Social Inpatient Institutions in the Kyrgyz Republic

The Minister of Labour, Social Security and Migration Mr. Kudaibergen Bazarbaev, the Ambassador of Switzerland Mr.Olivier Bangerter, and the WFP Representative and Country Director Mr.Kojiro Nakai visited the Jaiyl Psychoneurological Social Inpatient Institution (SII) on March 28 upon completion of the refurbishment works for the project aimed at improving the living conditions of people residing in targeted SIIs across the country.

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29 March 2023 г.

Switzerland supports the Kyrgyz Republic in building the disaster risk resilience of vulnerable communities

The Ministry of Emergency Situations (MES) of the Kyrgyz Republic and the UN World Food Programme (WFP) have established two automated gabion net production workshops in Chui and Osh provinces and improved the capacity of the digital disaster monitoring and early warning systems of MES.

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22 March 2023 г.

A new air communication between Bishkek and Abu Dhabi is expected to be launched in June 2023

As part of creating favorable conditions for the development of international air services, the International Finance Corporation (IFC) with Swiss support helped conduct a detailed analysis of the potential of Manas International Airport JSC (JSC “MAM”) and its comparative advantages for expanding the international flight's geography. Priority routes with the greatest potential for development were identified, and detailed recommendations were developed for each route in the form of an airline development plan.

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10 March 2023 г.

Switzerland supports to improve professional level of health managers in Kyrgyzstan

On March 10, 2023, the Minister of Health Gulnara Baatyrova, the Swiss Ambassador Olivier Bangerter, and the Rector of the Kyrgyz State Medical Institute for Retraining and Continuous Education Rustam Kurmanov awarded certificates to 38 Health Managers on completion of the “Health Management” professional retraining program.

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09 March 2023 г.

EBRD finances major hydropower project in the Kyrgyz Republic

Rehabilitation of Lebedinovskaya HPP to improve the energy security of the country’s capital. Lebedinovskaya HPP supplies energy to the capital city of Bishkek

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06 March 2023 г.

Francophonie Week 2023 in Bishkek

The French Alliance in Bishkek, jointly with the Embassies of France, Switzerland, Belgium, Canada, and the EU Delegation in Kyrgyzstan, are happy to announce the holding of the 2023 edition of the Week of the Francophonie from March 9 to 18.

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01 February 2023 г.

The Electricity Sector in the Kyrgyz Republic to Benefit from Support from the World Bank and the Government of Switzerland

Bishkek, 31 January 2023 – The Ministry of Finance of the Kyrgyz Republic and the World Bank today signed an agreement for an $8 million grant funding provided by the Swiss Government as a contribution to the Electricity Sector Modernization and Sustainability Project led by the World Bank.

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24 January 2023 г.

Switzerland allocates over USD 9 million to support most vulnerable rural communities in climate change and disaster risks resilience

The Ambassador of Switzerland to the Kyrgyz Republic Olivier Bangerter and the Representative and Country Director of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Mr. Kojiro Nakai have signed an agreement on the contribution from the Government of Switzerland to the WFP’s Country Strategic Plan for 2023-2027 (CSP). The First Deputy Minister of Emergency Situations of the Kyrgyz Republic Mr. Azamat Mambetov took part in the signing assuring the commitment to support and proactively participate in the implementation.

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12 December 2022 г.

Municipalities promote family values as part of 16-day campaign against gender-based violence

DECEMBER 12, 2022 – More than 1000 people attended cultural events dedicated to fighting gender-based violence in 21 municipalities across the Kyrgyz Republic. Local governments announced a drawing contest among school children and hosted theatrical performances focused on domestic violence.

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01 December 2022 г.

IFC and Switzerland Help Bolster Housing Market in the Kyrgyz Republic

Nearly 200,000 low-income individuals in the Kyrgyz Republic were able to improve their homes over the last decade with support from an initiative developed by IFC, local microfinance organizations, and financial support from the Swiss Government.

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