Resources: Kyrgyzstan

  1. Kyrgyzstan Appoints New Minister of Labour and Social Development

    11 November 2016

    On 11 November 2016, Taalaikul Isakunova was appointed Minister of Labour and Social Development of the Kyrgyz Republic.

  2. First Ever Peer Review on child labour in the Commonwealth of independent States to start in Kyrgyzstan

    11 November 2016

    The number of children involved in child labour in Kyrgyzstan fell from 32.9 per cent in 2007 to 27.8 per cent in 2014.

  3. Olga Koulaeva Appointed as Director of DWT/CO for Eastern Europe and Central Asia

    01 November 2016

    Olga V. Koulaeva was appointed Director of the ILO Decent Work Team and Country Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia on 1 November 2016.

  4. Kyrgyz Employers’ Organizations Promote Enabling Environment for Business

    28 October 2016

    Key Employers’ Organizations in Kyrgyzstan have met in Bishkek to discuss the prerequisites for an Enabling Environment for Sustainable Enterprises (EESE) and the promotion of the National EESE Report.

  5. Working Children in Kyrgyzstan: Results of the 2014-2015 Child Labour Survey

    25 October 2016

    A joint publication of ILO and the National Statistics Committee of Kyrgyzstan. Available in English, Russian and Kyrgyz languages

  6. Back to school: Remedial classes for working children begin in Kyrgyzstan

    08 October 2016

    Three formal remedial classes for children with breaks in their education, school drop-outs and child labourers have started at the secondary school No. 94 in Kyrgyzstan’s capital Bishkek.

  7. Tackling Youth Employment Challenges: Workshop for Employers’ Organizations

    30 September 2016

    Representatives of employers’ organizations from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Russian Federation and Uzbekistan gathered at the ILO’s International Training Center (ITC) in Turin on 26-29 September 2016.

  8. Partners Thank ILO Office Director Dimitrina Dimitrova for Productive Cooperation

    30 September 2016

    On 30 September 2016, Dimitrina Dimitrova, Director of the ILO Decent Work Technical Support Team and Country Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia, completed her term in our region.

  9. Meeting of trade union leaders of Central Asian countries

    13 September 2016

    On September 13, Almaty (Kazakhstan) hosted a high-level meeting of trade union leaders of Central Asian countries chaired by Maria Helena Andre, Director of the ILO’s Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV).

  10. Occupational Safety and Health High on the Agenda

    09 September 2016

    On September 8 and 9, 2016, Bishkek hosted an important event - the ILO seminar “Proposals for the implementation of recommendations developed within the National OSH Profile for the Kyrgyz Republic.”