Prince Aly Muhammad Aga Khan visits Tajikistan — Asia–Plus, Tajikistan

Prince Aly Muhammad Aga Khan, youngest son of His Highness the Aga Khan, arrived yesterday in Khorog, the capital of Tajikistan’s Gorno Badakhshan Autonomous Region (GBAO) for an official visit, according to the GBAO administration press center.  Prince Aly Muhammad Aga Khan, youngest son of His Highness the Aga Khan, arrived yesterday in Khorog;Фото: photo…

Tajikistan: University of Central Asia’s (UCA) and Aga Khan Agency for Habitat (AKAH)hold Second Summer University on Disaster Risk Management in Khorog — Asia Plus News

Over 20 participants rom Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, India and the United States came together for the second international Summer University on Disaster Risk Management in Khorog, the capital of Tajikistan’s Gorno Badakhshan Autonomous Region (GBAO). Participants of the 2nd Summer University on Disaster Risk Management; photo / UCA Held from June 16-28, the Summer…

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…

University of Central Asia instructor wins masters dissertation prize at University of Birmingham

With over 13 years teaching experience, UCA Senior English Instructor Tojiniso Olimnazarova, recently completed her Masters in Education at the University of Birmingham, with a dissertation entitled “Using multiple languages in English as a Foreign Language in classrooms in Tajikistan.”  She was awarded the Best Teaching English as a Foreign Language Dissertation Prize for dissertations…

University of Central Asia and Kazakh Academy of Public Administration host forum on “Trade and Cooperation between Central Asia and Afghanistan for Economic Growth”

PRESS RELEASE  |  28 November 2012 Please also see: Article in Russian Astana, Republic of Kazakhstan, 28 November 2012 – The University of Central Asia’s (UCA) Institute of Public Policy and Administration (IPPA) in cooperation with the Academy of Public Administration (APA) under the President of Republic of Kazakhstan organized a forum on “Trade Cooperation between Central…

University of Central Asia hosts training on “Issues of Regional Economic Cooperation in Central Asia” for Kyrgyz civil servants – Kabar Kyrgyz Republic

Bishkek, October 11 / Kabar /. The University of Central Asia’s (UCA) Institute of Public Policy and Administration (IPPA) organized a three day workshop for Kyrgyz civil servants on “Issues of Regional Economic Cooperation in Central Asia” in Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic on 10, 12, and 15 October 2012. The training followed IPPA’s 10 day training…

Social Entrepreneurship Contest: Aga Khan Foundation,University of Central Asia and Coca Cola Foundation’s seeks best ideas from Kyrgyzstan Youth to change their community

Change the World – Social Entrepreneurship Contest ANNOUNCEMENT  |  04 August 2012 ***** Please also see: Article in Russian The University of Central Asia, Coca-Cola Company, the Aga Khan Foundation and Coca Cola Foundation announce the competition “Change the World!” • Do you have a vision for change in your community?  • Are you ready for a challenge to…

Nazeer Aziz Ladhani,Project director for graduate professional education at the Aga Khan University – one of the panelists at DW Global Media Forum 2012

 Source: http://www.dw.de/dw/0,,30958,00.html ***** The fifth Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum will take place from 25 to 27 June 2012 in Bonn. “Culture. Education. Media – Shaping a Sustainable World” is title of this international conference. We are all part of a global society overflowing with information that can be accessed practically anywhere and at any time….

Making language learning fun: University of Central Asia (UCA) and British Council organize inaugural English Language Festival in Kazakhstan – UCA News

  The University of Central Asia (UCA) and the British Council, Kazakhstan jointly organized the inaugural English Language Festival in Tekeli and Taldykorgan on 10 and 11 March 2012, respectively.   Nearly 500 students, teachers, and community members attended the Festival, which aimed to introduce English language instructors to interactive teaching methods and professional development…

Mawlana Hazar Imam attends presidential inauguration in Kyrgyzstan – The Ismaili News

Mawlana Hazar Imam congratulates President Almazbek Atambaev on his official inauguration as President of the Kyrgyz Republic. Photo: Artur Boldjrov Bishkek, 1 December 2011 — Mawlana Hazar Imam arrived in Bishkek today for the inauguration of the new President of the Kyrgyz Republic, Almazbek Atambaev. During the visit, Mawlana Hazar Imam met with President Atambaev, as well as former President Roza Otunbaeva, to…

Aga Khan Attends Inauguration of Kyrgyz President – AKDN News and photos

Click on thumbnails to enlarge photographs or view slide show. Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic, 1 December 2011 His Highness the Aga Khan congratulates President Almazbek Atambaev on his official inauguration as President of the Kyrgyz Republic. – Photo: AKDN / Artur Boldjurov      His Highness the Aga Khan and former President Roza Otunbaeva walk to the Official…

University of Central Asia publishes two volumes, rich historical ethnographic research on the Kyrgyz küü – AKDN Press Release

Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic, 5 October 2011 – The Kyrgyz Küüs: Analysis, Thoughts, and Opinions, Volumes I and II (Kïrgïz küülörü: Iliktöölör, oylor, pikirler, 1-2 kitep) published by the University of Central Asia, was launched yesterday evening at Bishkek’s Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre. The launch brought together over 300 prominent representatives of the academic and…

University of Central Asia publishes two volumes, rich historical ethnographic research on the Kyrgyz küü – UCA Press Release

Please also see: Article in Russian Article in Kyrgyz Speech by Totu Sydykova Speech by Ernis Turnuov Speech by Turdubay Abdrakhunov Speech by Bohdan Krawchenko Synopsis of live performance Komuz Melodies (Audio, mp3) The Kyrgyz Küüs: Analysis, Thoughts, and Opinions, Volumes I and II Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic, 5 October 2011 – The Kyrgyz Küüs: Analysis, Thoughts,…