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Municipalities to Discuss Ways to Improve Public Services at Forum of Aimaks-2022

SEPTEMBER 16, 2022 – The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Development Policy Institute (DPI) held the Forum of Aimaks – 2022, an annual exchange of the best practices in local government. More than 100 representatives of government agencies, development partners, and local governments from Jalal- Abad, Issyk-Kul, Naryn, and Osh oblasts ...
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Security Alert: Heightened Risk of Cross-Border Conflict

Location:   Kyrgyz/Tajik border region Event:  The U.S. Embassy in the Kyrgyz Republic advises the U.S. citizen community of the heightened risk of cross-border conflict following continued violence on both sides of the Kyrgyz-Tajik border, including in the Batken region.  According to news reports, the Ministry of Health of Kyrgyzstan has confirmed that 24 individuals have died ...
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New Equipment Increases Local Factory’s Production Capacity and Spurs Job Growth

September 14, 2022 – Up to 40,000 pieces of men’s, women’s, and children’s clothing per day will be produced at Pasadena Moda’s new garment factory in Aravan with equipment provided by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Partnership with the U.S. government enabled the factory to employ more than 100 people, mostly local ...
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U.S.-provided vitaminized sunflower oil to provide nutritious meals to more than 24,000 Kyrgyz schoolchildren

Bishkek – September 8, 2022 – During the 2022-2023 school year, more than 24,000 schoolchildren will receive hot, nutritious meals prepared with the 40 metric tons of vitaminized sunflower oil that recently arrived in the Kyrgyz Republic. This oil will be distributed to over 120 rural primary schools in the Chuy, Osh, Batken and Jalal-Abad ...
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