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Classes Begin at UCA
French Ambassador Donates Books to UCA Library
UCA welcomed the French Ambassador, Yasmine Gouedard.
Adapting to Distance Learning in the Age of COVID-19
The University of Central Asia’s Education Improvement Programme (EIP) was quick to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic as schools closed and distance learning became a necessity. On short notice teachers had to switch from using textbooks to online platforms and social media to facilitate learning. This meant identifying, adapting, and developing teaching and learning material for online and offline use. The new material prepared by EIP was sent directly to the teachers of the sixty public schools that the University of Central Asia (UCA) supports in Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Kazakhstan.
UCA Training Improves Livelihoods for Women
Twenty women-led and gender equality-focused Civil Society Organisations (CSO) have been selected by the Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) Kyrgyzstan to undergo a capacity building programme, developed and led by the University of Central Asia's (UCA) Civil Society Initiative. This is part of a six-month collaboration of AKF and UCA to advance gender equality and civil society. It is funded by Global Affairs Canada and the Aga Khan Foundation Canada under the Foundations for Health and Empowerment initiative.
New Dean at UCA’s School of Arts and Sciences
English Language Skills for Learners in Tajikistan and Afghanistan
MSRI Supports the Adaptive Capacity of Naryn Livestock Farmers
Covid-19 and Prospects for Economic Recovery in Afghanistan
The University of Central Asia’s Institute of Public Policy and Administration (IPPA) in partnership with the Biruni Institute, a Kabul-based economic policy think tank, organized a webinar on August 10 on: “Covid-19: Outlook and Prospects for Economic Recovery in Afghanistan” to discuss key issues and findings from the latest ‘Afghanistan Economic Outlook’, a document outlining the state of the economy and prospects for recovery.
UCA Distributes Food and Supplies to Tosh-Bulak District on Eid
Eid festivities in the district of Tosh-Bulak in Naryn received a welcome surprise when the University of Central Asia (UCA) brought care packages containing food, hand sanitizers, masks, and other supplies. These were distributed on August 1st to 30 vulnerable families identified by the Mayor of Naryn.
UCA and AKAH Partner to Promote Development in Tajikistan
The University of Central Asia (UCA) and the Aga Khan Agency for Habitat (AKAH) in Tajikistan signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on July 27th 2020 to develop Khorog into a safe and resilient city, and collaborate on several educational initiatives, including research capacities of young and mid-career scientists and lecturers.