Naryn Leadership Laud AKDN’s Contribution
A delegation from the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN), led by Dr. Shamsh Kassim-Lakha, Diplomatic Representative of AKDN Kyrgyzstan and Chairman of the Board of Trustees at the University of Central Asia (UCA), and including Prof. Dr. S. Sohail H. Naqvi, Rector of UCA, briefed Naryn town councilors and senior officials of the Municipality on current and potential AKDN programmes in the Naryn Oblast on May 29th. Participants also received updates on UCA and AKDN’s support for the Naryn Town’s Master Plan development.
Dr. Shamsh Kassim-Lakha (right) briefs Naryn government officials on AKDN's programmes.
The Naryn Governor, Mayor, and Town Council Chairman expressed their appreciation for AKDN’s significant support of the social and economic development of the Oblast (Province). The meeting provided an opportunity for the AKDN delegation to respond to questions, and discuss areas of further cooperation such as education, health care, and infrastructure development.