Facts & figures
January to May 2016
TB-affected detainees successfully completed their treatment.
people were able to visit family members detained far from home, often for the first time after years of separation, because the ICRC covered their travel costs.
personnel of the Kyrgyz National Guard received training regarding international humanitarian law and the International Movement of the Red Cross and Red Crescent.
detention facility for detainees serving life sentences benefited from management support (assistance with writing a management plan and design work on two cell blocks).
staff of the Kyrgyz prison service attended ICRC courses or seminars.
TB-affected detainees started treatment.
temporary detention facility can now provide medical services, thanks to a new medical room and repair work on a toilet and shower.
detention facilities (Osh, Nooken and Kara-Balta) are undergoing refurbishment.
military personnel and police officers received first-aid training.
people attended a conference in Dushanbe on humanitarian work and the principles of IHL in Islam, organized in conjunction with the Islamic Studies Centre.
doctors in the cities of Bishkek and Osh received training in the provision of medical services during emergency situations.
saw the ICRC join the Red Crescent Society of Kyrgyzstan in celebrating World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day, with events such as sports competitions in Chui and Issyk-Kul regions, round tables for community leaders, media campaigns and an international h
villages in Osh, Jalal-Abad and Batken regions sent their leaders to learn first aid from the Red Crescent Society of Kyrgyzstan.