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The University of Central Asia: Educational Innovation in the Mountains of Rural Kyrgyzstan
With the insights I’ve since gained at New Markets, I’d like to examine the University of Central Asia (UCA) through the lens of disruptive innovation and Jobs to Be Done, two concepts popularized by Clayton Christensen, the author ofThe Innovator’s Dilemma. Now more than ever, these concepts are cr
Kyrgyz Republic to Scale-Up Disaster and Climate Change Resilience, with World Bank Support
WASHINGTON, May 25, 2018 – All citizens of the Kyrgyz Republic will potentially benefit from a Project that will ensure risk reduction investment in educational infrastructure, a stronger capacity to respond to disasters, and a better environment to scale-up the country’s mandatory disaster insuranc
A bike racer's long road to recovery
Jesse Blough has been working remotely from his Bend, Ore., home after breaking his left femur in a cycling accident.Ryan Brennecke/Bend Bulletin
Pakistan reaching out through cooperation
Cultural ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization member states join hands at the meeting in Sanya, Hainan province, in May. [Photo by Sha Xiaofeng/For China Daily]
Rare Attack on Cricket Match in Afghanistan Kills at Least 8
JALALABAD, Afghanistan - At least eight people have been killed and dozens of others wounded in a series of blasts at a cricket match in eastern Afghanistan, officials said. An attack on an Afghan cricket match is highly unusual. The sport has been one of the few rallying points that have brought to
Blasts at Afghan sports stadium kill as many as eight-officials
JALALABAD, Afghanistan (Reuters) - As many as eight people were killed and dozens more wounded by multiple explosions at a sports stadium in the eastern city of Jalalabad late on Friday night, officials said. The blasts occurred at a football stadium in the city that was hosting a cricket match at
Eastern Afghanistan Blasts Kill 8, Injure 40
Attaullah Khogyanai, provincial spokesperson for eastern Nangarhar province, told VOA the explosions occurred in the provincial capital, Jalalabad, at night at a cricket stadium during a cricket match.
8 dead, dozens injured from explosions at Afghanistan cricket tournament
Three explosions targeted a cricket tournament in Afghanistan today, leaving eight people dead and dozens injured, according to a government official.
Stanford Humanities Center announces its new fellows | The Dish
The scholars’ research topics include analysis of abstract medieval art, the redesign of American suburbs, the portrayal of war in Old English poetry, religious traditions in modern Egypt and the state of work and industry in Mexico and Kyrgyzstan, among other subjects.
Take Five: Mimoza Dhembi: “We want to make gender-responsive budgeting a part of every state institution’s budgeting processes”
Take Five: Mimoza Dhembi: “We want to make gender-responsive budgeting a part of every state institution’s budgeting processes”Mimoza Dhembi is the General Director of Budget at the Ministry of Finance and Economy of Albania since 2000 and is one of the pioneers of the Public Financial Management re
Kyrgyzstan produces 1.503Mt of cement in 2017
Kyrgyzstan produced 1,503,400t of cement in 2017, according to data of the country’s National Statistics Committee.This represents a 16.6 per cent YoY rise.
Top 5 Experiences in Kyrgyzstan – Jubel – Medium
Affectionately nicknamed for its towering peaks and wide open spaces, Kyrgyzstan is a country that is just starting to make its mark as a must-visit destination for adventurous travelers. With visa-free entry, affordable prices, and authentic cultural immersion programs in place, it’s no wonder this
Kazakhstan Bishop Schneider Broadcasts Seeds of Faith Around the World - Homiletic & Pastoral Review
His Excellency Bishop Athanasius Schneider, O.R.C, has been referred to in theNational Catholic Registeras “one of the leading voices of fidelity, continuity, and tradition in the Church today.”1
Tracking one of the world’s most elusive cats
Living at an extreme altitude amid the perilously steep mountains of the Himalayas and in a bitter cold climate, snow leopards are among the most difficult of top predators to study. Even after decades of sustained research, no one knows how many of these big and extremely elusive cats remain.
Multiple blasts and gun battle in eastern Afghan city
JALALABAD, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Afghan security forces battled for hours against a group of attackers who stormed a government building in the eastern city of Jalalabad on Sunday after a coordinated assault that killed at least 15 people and wounded 42, local officials said.
Islamic State claims responsibility for attack in Afghanistan - AMAQ
CAIRO (Reuters) - Islamic State has claimed responsibility for an attack on a government building in Afghanistan on Sunday, the Islamist militant group’s Amaq news agency said without providing any evidence.Afghan security forces battled for hours against a group of attackers who stormed a governmen
Delegation from Issyk-Kul, Kyrgyzstan visits Apple Blossom Festival - NewsRadio 560 KPQ
A delegation from Issyk-Kul, Kyrgyzstan may have been one of the last entries to march in the Stemilt Growers Grand Parade on Saturday but the delegates from Chelan County’s sister region in Central Asia certainly traveled the furthest to appear in the parade. Chelan PUD Commissioner Randy Smith ha
Report: Multiple blasts hit Afghan city, gunbattle underway
JALALABAD, Afghanistan - A gunbattle raged between Afghan security forces and militants following a series of explosions on Sunday in the eastern city of Jalalabad, a government official said.
Pakistan vows to fight extremism under the banner of Shanghai Cooperation Organization
“Pakistan fully supports and welcomes the efforts of SCO-RATS in the fight against three evils of terrorism, extremism and separatism,” Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua said at the Shanghai Cooperation Organization-Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure (SCO-RATS) meeting.
At least six dead as bomb, gun battle rages in Afghan city
At least six civilians were killed when militants detonated bombs and stormed a government building Sunday in an ongoing assault in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, officials said, underscoring deteriorating security in the country.