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Water Resources in Central Asia: Thinking Beyond Scarcity
Despite the abundance of water sources in Central Asia, residents in many villages still do not have access to safe water due to the lack of necessary infrastructure. Villagers are facing difficulties daily, as some family members have to walk long distances to fetch water for drinking purposes and household needs.
MSRI Develops Country Strategy for Environmental Grants Programme in Kyrgyzstan
The University of Central Asia’s (UCA) Mountain Societies Research Institute (MSRI) received a grant from the Global Environment Facility Small Grants Programme (GEF SGP) to develop a Country Strategy for the Programme in Kyrgyzstan.
UCA Builds Partnerships for Undergraduate Student Internships
UCA Public Lecture: Gold Production Leads Economic Growth in Kyrgyzstan
Ancient Artefacts Found on UCA Naryn Campus
The University of Central Asia’s (UCA) mission to help the people of Central Asia preserve and draw upon their rich cultural traditions and heritages as assets for the future came to fruition when valuable archaeological artefacts were found on UCA’s Naryn campus.
Student Spotlight: Zarrina Gafurova
Denby Weller: A Reflection on UCA
This reflection was written by Denby Weller, Lecturer at the University of Technology Sydney (Australia), following a week-long visit to UCA in Naryn, where she conducted guest lectures for Communications and Media programme students, and held other trainings for UCA faculty and media representatives. The University of Technology Sydney is one of UCA’s academic partners, and is collaborating in curriculum development, exchange of faculty and students, sharing of teaching resources and strategies, joint conferences, seminars, and exhibitions.
UCA Book Launch: Three New Books on Cultural Heritage of Central Asia
On February 29th 2020, the University of Central Asia’s (UCA) Cultural Heritage and Humanities Unit (CHHU) held a book launch, presenting three new releases in its Cultural Heritage Book Series. It was held at the Ismaili Centre in Dushanbe (Tajikistan), and gathered over 200 attendees from the academic community, international organisations, as well as state officials.
Cambridge Trust and University of Central Asia Renew Agreement for Faculty Development
The Cambridge Commonwealth, European and International Trust (Cambridge Trust), and the University of Central Asia (UCA), extended their partnership agreement on February 26th 2020 to develop faculty across Central Asia for a further three years.
University of Central Asia Signs Historic Partnership Agreement with University of Cambridge
The University of Central Asia (UCA) and the University of Cambridge signed a Memorandum of Understanding on February 25th 2020 to promote academic partnership, and collaborate in areas such as joint research, faculty and student exchange, as well as sharing of academic and educational material.