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August 27, 2014

BISHKEK, KYRGYZ REPUBLIC - On August 28, 2014, USAID’s Women’s Leadership in Small and Medium Enterprises (WLSME) program is conducting a Networking Meeting of women entrepreneurs in Bishkek. The Networking Meeting aims at facilitating business linkages and building the social capital of women entrepreneurs. The meeting’s interactive facilitation techniques include different exercises, role plays and discussions, which will allow the participants to learn more about themselves, build mutual trust, present their businesses, and discuss cooperation opportunities. At the end of meeting, WLSME program will award grants to ten (10) WLSME Business Plan Competition winners. These winners also get opportunity to further participation at more intensive types of support (tailored technical advice and training, mentorship, and exchange visits).

30 women owners of small and medium businesses operating in garments production, tourism, and agro processing sectors, as well as representatives of business associations and service providers will participate at the meeting.

March 11, 2014

Residents of Taygariyev community in Jalal-Abad city celebrated the beginning of spring with a colorful festival Women Bring Music. The celebration, which took place in the secondary school named after Koshmatov, was conducted within the framework of the project Women’s Peace Banks. The project is being implemented by the Eurasia Foundation of Central Asia (EFCA) and funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

March 11, 2014

Top managers of more than sixty Kyrgyz companies producing textile and food products and chief executives of more than twenty Kazakh trading companies (importers) will take part in a business matchmaking conference to be held in Bishkek on March 12-13, 2014. 

USAID WLSME Program Participant is also taking part in the Trade
March 11, 2014

On 5-10 March 2014, USAID’s Women’s Leadership in Small and Medium Enterprises (WLSME) program is sponsoring the 8th National Garment Trade Fair “Fashion Industry 2014: Manufactures and Equipment” hosted by the Association of Light Industry Enterprises “LEGRPOM”. 

February 7, 2014

USAID/Kyrgyz Republic produced a 2014 wall calendar that includes images of beneficiaries and brief captions telling about USAID assistance in the country. The calendar includes images of projects working to improve the quality of education, health care services, youth support, local economic development, agricultural productivity, food security and independent media in the Kyrgyz Republic. USAID's successes in cooperation are highlighted throughout the calendar.

December 12, 2013

On December 12, 2013 the Ministry of Education and Science and USAID’s Reading Together Project will celebrate the 85th birthday of the great writer Chingiz Aitmatov.  

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USAID/Kyrgyz Republic produced a 2014 wall calendar that includes images of beneficiaries and brief captions telling about USAID assistance in the country. The calendar includes images of projects working to improve the quality education, health care services, youth support, local economic development, agricultural productivity, food security and independent media in the Kyrgyz Republic. USAID's successes in cooperation are highlighted throughout the calendar.

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