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Kyrgyz Labour Market Not Ready for Growing Youth Population
Research at the University of Central Asia (UCA) has highlighted several areas that require immediate attention to mitigate high unemployment among youth in Kyrgyzstan. UCA’s Institute of Public Policy and Administration (IPPA) presented the findings of an assessment study on the “Labour Market for Youth in Kyrgyzstan” on June 20th 2019 in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. The event brought together representatives of state ministries and agencies, international organisations, and non-governmental organisations.
“Naryn-Syr Darya: Three Stories of the River”
Rare Minerals Donated to UCA
Experts Discuss Industrial and Technological Priorities in Kyrgyzstan
UCA Helps Farmers Put New Life in Tired Soil
UCA and Aga Khan Agency for Habitat hold Second Summer University on Disaster Risk Management
Over 20 participants from Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, India and the United States came together for the second international Summer University on Disaster Risk Management in Khorog, Tajikistan. Held from June 16-28, the Summer University is organised by the Aga Khan Agency for Habitat (AKAH) and the University of Central Asia’s (UCA) Mountain Societies Research Institute (MSRI) and conducted in collaboration with the University of Bern of Switzerland and the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences in Vienna.
Ambassador of Finland Visits the Khorog Campus
Rare Minerals Donated to UCA
Dr. Farrukh Iskandarov, mineralogist with the Main Department of Geology of the Republic of Tajikistan visited the University of Central Asia's (UCA) Khorog campus in June. He toured the campus facilities, became acquainted with the construction of the Geology Lab, and met with Dr. Diana Pauna, Dean of UCA’s School of Arts and Sciences, and Dr. David Rodgers, UCA’s Fulbright Scholar and Visiting Faculty of Earth and Environmental Sciences at UCA. During the visit, Dr. Iskandarov donated a microscope (valued at $1,500) and rare minerals to UCA.
SPCE Students Win International Mental Math Olympiad
Twenty-three mental math students from the University of Central Asia's School of Professional and Continuing Education (SPCE) in Naryn and Khorog competed in the 5th International Olympiad in Cholpon-Ata, Issyk-Kul on June 15 alongside over 600 participants (4 to 16 years old) from Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. The Olympiad was organised by the “Akademiya Rosta” Development of Intellectual Property Centre.
UCA Contributes to the Development of Museums in Kyrgyzstan
Trends in modern museums was the main theme of a workshop organised on June 15 at the Naryn historical-ethnographic museum by the University of Central Asia’s Cultural Heritage and Humanities Unit (CHHU). Over 20 employees from Naryn regional museums learnt about how museums are embracing new trends and technologies, as well as from the trainers’ practical experience, and discussed innovative ideas for new exhibitions.