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SPCE Learning Centre, Dushanbe and AKHP hold joint 2012 Graduation ceremony
The University of Central Asia’s School of Professional and Continuing Education (SPCE) Learning Centre, Dushanbe and the Aga Khan Humanities Project (AKHP) held their fourth annual joint Graduation ceremony on 23 June 2012 at the Ismaili Centre in Dushanbe.
UCA’s SPCE instructors conduct seismic safe construction training as part of “Capacity Building for Habitat improvement in the Hindu Kush” project
The University of Central Asia’s (UCA) School of Professional and Continuing Education (SPCE), Khorog conducted a series of seismic-safe construction and thermo insulation Training of Trainer (ToT) workshops in June and November 2011, as part of a three-year project on habitat improvement in Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Oblast (GBAO), Tajikistan.
Aga Khan Humanities Project trains 135 instructors in Central Asia
From January to June 2012, the Aga Khan Humanities Project (AKHP) of the University of Central Asia (UCA) conducted six faculty development workshops for instructors and administrators from partner universities in Tajikistan, Kyrgyz Republic and Kazakhstan.
AKHP appoints new staff in Tajikistan and Kazakhstan
In the first half of 2012, University of Central Asia’s (UCA) Aga Khan Humanities Project (AKHP) appointed two new staff to lead and strengthen their Faculty Development Programme (FDP), which provides training in innovative curricula and pedagogy, and has partnerships with 38 universities and colleges in the region.
UCA News - Issue 118
On 12 May 2012, Kyrgyz Republic Minister of Finance Akylbek Japarov, presented a lecture on the implications of switching to a two-tier public budget to 13 Kyrgyz journalists at UCA. In April 2012, it published the Kyrgyz-Russian-English Glossary of Terms and Concepts in Public Finance and Budget Process containing more than 450 key terms and concepts relevant to public finance
Naryn entrepreneur Gulmira raises her baking standards after SPCE Entrepreneurship course - Issue 117
A native of Naryn city in the Kyrgyz Republic, Gulmira Toktosunova worked as a teacher for most of her adult life. After retiring from teaching five years ago, Gulmira, 45, decided to set up a bakery as an alternative means to support her family. “I have five children. I knew I needed to continue to support myself and my family,” said Gulmira.
UCA News - Issue 116
Nearly 500 students, teachers, and community members attended an English Language Festival jointly organized by UCA and the British Council in Kazakhstan introducing English language instructors to interactive teaching methods and professional development opportunities, whilst younger learners enjoyed activities to facilitate their English learning.
UCA News - Issue 115
The University of Central Asia's (UCA) School of Professional and Continuing Education (SPCE) launched its latest publication, Ancient Monuments of Tien-Shan, representing a significant contribution towards preserving archaeological monuments and the Kyrgyz Republic's history on 28 February and 5 March in Naryn and Bishkek, respectively.
UCA News - Issue 114
On 1 March 2012, the University of Central Asia signed a Memorandum of cooperation with the State Agency of Construction and Regional Development (SACRD) to promote cooperation and implement joint activities for capacity building of municipal employees and to spur regional development.
UCA News - Issue 113
The University of Central Asia (UCA) received a gift of 700 publications related to research on mountain regions of Central Asia, the Caucasus and other regions of the world from renowned mountain geographer and researcher Dr Yuri Badenkov of the Institute of Geography of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow.