Press Releases

RESULTS RESOURCES: 139 documents found


2020

02 August 2020 | PRESS RELEASE
UCA Distributes Food and Supplies to Tosh-Bulak District on Eid
Eid festivities in the district of Tosh-Bulak in Naryn received a welcome surprise when the University of Central Asia (UCA) brought care packages containing food, hand sanitizers, masks, and other supplies. These were distributed on August 1st to 30 vulnerable families identified by the Mayor of Naryn.

29 July 2020 | PRESS RELEASE
UCA and AKAH Partner to Promote Development in Tajikistan
The University of Central Asia (UCA) and the Aga Khan Agency for Habitat (AKAH) in Tajikistan signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on July 27th 2020 to develop Khorog into a safe and resilient city, and collaborate on several educational initiatives, including research capacities of young and mid-career scientists and lecturers.

30 June 2020 | PRESS RELEASE
Conference Explores Strategies for Digital Resilience
The University of Central Asia, in partnership with the State Committee for Information Technology and Communications of the Kyrgyz Republic, and the World Bank, held an online Conference on "Why Countries Need Digital Resilience Strategies: Safeguarding Digital Transformation in the Age of Covid-19" on June 30th. It provided a platform to raise awareness about digital resilience, and shared views from an international panel of cyber security experts.

24 April 2020 | PRESS RELEASE
UCA Cultural Heritage Books Available for Free Download
The University of Central Asia’s Cultural Heritage and Humanities Unit (CHHU) has made publications of its Cultural Heritage Book Series available online for free download from UCA’s website.

21 April 2020 | PRESS RELEASE
AKDN Provides Personal Protective Equipment to Health Facilities in Kyrgyzstan
In response to requests from several oblast administrations and the evolving needs of the committed medical professionals, the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) has donated personal protective equipment (PPE) to several hospitals and medical clinics in Kyrgyzstan. This support was made possible with funding from various AKDN agencies operating in the Kyrgyz Republic, including the Aga Khan Foundation, the University of Central Asia, the Kyrgyz Investment and Credit Bank (KICB), the First MicroFinance Company and the Jubilee Kyrgyzstan Insurance Company.

13 April 2020 | PRESS RELEASE
UCA Staff Contribute 1-Day’s Salary to COVID-19 Solidarity Fund
The University of Central Asia (UCA) has established a fund to provide assistance to families suffering as a result of the humanitarian and economic impact of COVID-19. Staff at UCA are donating a day’s salary to this fund on a voluntary basis, which will be distributed to families in need.

28 March 2020 | PRESS RELEASE
UCA Distributes 500 Care Packages to Vulnerable Population in Naryn
The University of Central Asia (UCA), together with volunteers and social workers, brought smiles to the faces of Naryn residents on March 28th, as families in need received care packages at their doorsteps.

03 March 2020 | PRESS RELEASE
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.

26 February 2020 | PRESS RELEASE
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.

25 February 2020 | PRESS RELEASE
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.

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