The University of Central Asia’s (UCA) Summer Institute Promotes Pluralism

The University of Central Asia’s (UCA) Student Affairs and Human Resources departments held a Skills for Pluralism Summer Institute at the UCA Khorog campus from August 1-9 2019. The institute was aimed at increasing interpersonal, intercultural, and problem-solving skills in order to deepen personal competence and relationships between departments, campuses and communities. It covered three…

Interview with Dr Sharofat Mamadambarova, President of the Ismaili Council for Tajikistan | View the full gallery of Khorog Jamatkhana

As part of a new interview series, Dr Sharofat Mamadambarova discusses the recent opening of the Ismaili Jamatkhana and Centre, Khorog; its construction, design, and the role it will fulfil for the Jamat in Tajikistan in the years ahead. The.Ismaili is pleased to publish this interview on the 3-month anniversary of the Jamatkhana’s opening. Nestled…

Ismaili Jamatkhana and Centre in Khorog opens its doors to the Jamat

Nestled amid flourishing trees, a flowing river, and a formidable mountain range, the newly opened Ismaili Jamatkhana and Centre in Khorog is a long-awaited blessing for the Jamat of Tajikistan. Up close, a jewel is made up of a number of facets, each producing intriguing patterns, which help the gem to shine. Shimmering bright on…

Inauguration of Khorog campus furthers University of Central Asia’s work in mountain communities — The Ismaili | Watch Video of the Event

The University of Central Asia’s Khorog campus in Tajikistan was officially inaugurated on 14 September 2018, joining the world-class centre for knowledge and learning, which connects isolated rural communities with the global community. The Khorog campus is the second to become operational after UCA’s Naryn campus was inaugurated in Kyrgyzstan in 2016. In his address…

Erdrutsch im Pamirischen Dorf verursachte Chaos–(Mudslide in Pamir in German by Faromuz Qosumshoev)| Eye witness video on Mudslide

Erdrutsch im Pamirischen Dorf verursachte Chaos  — von Faromuz Qosumshoev Am 16. Juli, 2015 wurde wegen hohen Temperaturen und schnell schmelzende Schnee und Gletscher, große Mure ausgelöst, die sehr erhebliche Schäden an der Infrastruktur und Haushalten in 2 Dörfern in Berg Badachschan verursachte. Die Mure hatte Teil des Dorfes Barsem im Osten der Region unter…

School of Professional and Continuing Education, Khorog 8th Navruz Graduation Ceremony — The University of Central Asia

26 March 2013, Khorog, Tajikistan – The University of Central Asia’s School of Professional and Continuing Education (UCA-SPCE) held its eighth graduation ceremony on 26 March 2013 at the Khorog Theatre, Tajikistan. The ceremony celebrated the accomplishments of 200 SPCE graduates. The event also commemorated the holiday of Navruz, a festival with Persian cultural roots…

“Khorog” — by kezspaghetti on Didacoydiaries wordpress com

I loved Khorog, I spent most of my time in Khorog whilst I was in Tajikistan.  It is the capital of the Gorno-Badakhshan region and lies at a friendly 2100m.  My head could feel the lessening pressure that had built up from the soaring heights of Murgab and my fingers began to regain some feeling…

So Different Tajikistan – Le Théâtre de mon Cerveau blogspot de photos

Pamir has a special position. It’s the most high-altitude region not only of Tajikistan but of all the former Soviet Union. Its Gorno-Badakhshanskaya autonomous region occupies almost a half of all the country but its population is only 3% from all the republic’s one. Local citizens are officially considered to be Tajiks but in fact…

Road connection between Pak-Tajikistan discussed – Pakistan Observer News

Islamabad—Dr Arbab Alamgir Khan, Federal Minister for Communications paid a three-day successful visit to Tajikistan from Aug 8. Dr Arbab visited Ishkashim, a border city from where the road between Pakistan and Tajikistan from Chitral is planned. Along with his Tajik counterpart, Hakimov Nizom, Dr. Arbab Alamgir Khan had an aerial view of the site…