Kyrgyzstan


Welcome to the Kyrgyzstan page! The ILO acitivities in Kyrgyzstan are coordinated by the ILO Decent Work Technical Support Team and Country Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia. More

What's new

  1. Maternity Protection High on the Agenda in Kyrgyzstan

    09 October 2019

    On October 9, 2019, the Ministry of Labour and Social Development with the support of the ILO organized tripartite technical consultations. The participants discussed findings and recommendations of the Legislation and Policy Review on compliance of the national legislation to ILO Convention No. 183 on Maternity Protection and results of maternity allowance methodology analysis.

  2. ILO provides technical assistance to the Kyrgyz Government on maternity benefits

    30 August 2019

    Upon request of the Ministry of Labour and Social Development, the ILO has launched tripartite consultation process to examine the maternity benefit formula.

  3. Employers from gas industry, milk processing and tourism/ hospitality discuss occupational standards

    21 August 2019

Current projects

  1. «From the Crisis towards Decent and Safe Jobs», Phase II

    The development objective of the project is to improve employment opportunities, working conditions and social protection of women and men, by contributing to the implementation of DWCPs in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. The project is supported by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland.

Multimedia

  1. Video

    A frank dialogue in an "Open Space"

    In June 2009 in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, the International Labour Organization (ILO) organized a two-day "Open Space" session in which young women and young men, employed, unemployed, with different education, met with policy-makers to discuss most challenging issues in the field of education, career guidance, employment and to develop clear proposals for improving the labour market for young people. The decision makers were so impressed with the volume and quality of the proposals and simply said "Wow!".