With support from the United States through USAID, the Aga Khan Foundation has launched "Fun Kitep 2" a mobile application with 15 new interactive storybooks in the Kyrgyz language. This free application allows children to read stories and complete fun exercises to encourage reading comprehension.
As a part of nation-wide efforts to enhance education, The United States through USAID is providing training for 1,000 primary school teachers from 80 schools in Chui, Jalal-Abad, Naryn and Issyk-Kul oblasts to improve students’ reading skills.
On the World AIDS Day marked on December 1, 2015, four teams of vulnerable populations and representatives of AIDS-service NGOs will meet in a football match on “El Classico” football field in Bishkek. The match is organized as a symbolic event to show support for people living with HIV, commemorate those who died of the disease and unite our efforts to stop the HIV epidemic.
Ski season in Jyrgalan will start with a Tourism Fest on November 21-22 at the free ride ski base near Karakol.
Representatives of four tourism companies exhibited at the World Travel Market (WTM), one of the world’s largest tourism shows that takes place annually in London.
Last updated: April 29, 2016