UNHCR in the Kyrgyz Republic took part in the Emergency Preparedness Simulation Exercise in Alga village of Uzgen district of Osh province
The assistance is aimed at strengthening capacity of local schools attended by refugee children and enhancing students’ computer literacy and skills.
UNHCR and the State Registration update the National Action Plan on Statelessness in the Kyrgyz Republic
UNHCR in Kyrgyzstan and the State Registration Service under the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic jointly held the fifth High-Level Steering Meeting on the Prevention and Reduction of Statelessness in Kyrgyzstan
UNHCR and the Ministry of Emergency Situations jointly convened the 3rd High level Working Group on Contingency Planning
UNHCR in the Kyrgyz Republic donated non-food items to the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Kyrgyz Republic worth over 400 thousand US dollars.
Today the State Registration Service (SRS) of the Kyrgyz Republic organized a ceremony to hand over passports of the Kyrgyz Republic to 20 former stateless persons in Kant, Yssyk-Ata district of Chui province.
More people are refugees or internally displaced than at any time since 1994, with the crisis in Syria having emerged as a major new factor in global displacement.
Today, Japanese Ambassador H.E. Takayuki Koike and Head of UNHCR Sub-Office Osh, Ms. Yuka Hasegawa participated in an event devoted to the commemoration of the World Refugee Day in Batken.
Today, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Kyrgyzstan with the State Registration Service under the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic co-organized and held a third High-Level Steering Meeting on the Prevention and Reduction of Statelessness in Kyrgyzstan.
Today H.E. Ambassador Gudrun Maria Sräga of Germany and UNHCR Representative Mr. Johann Siffointe congratulated the beneficiaries of the DAFI scholarship.