- Alumni UpdatesAlumni HighlightNovember 17, 2017
Ulukbek Abdubaliev, a 2015 fellow in the US-Central Asia Education Foundation Enterprise Student Fellowship Program, is part of the team that won the Smart Civis competition. The contest is hosted by the nonprofit, The Common Good, and is open to students at Italian universities...
The Kyrgyzstan native entered while he was on an Erasmus exchange semester in Milan through his master's program.
There were about 100 other entries in the competition and Mr. Abdubaliev said it wasn't until they arrived at the awards ceremony that they believed their MI-Care health card concept had a chance.
"We knew that [our idea] was not something that was innovative," he said. "But at the same time it was something that Milan really needed."
- Across the GlobeOctober 05, 2017
At the recent US-Uzbekistan Business Forum, Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev noted his desire for collaboration between American Councils, the Uzbek Ministry of Higher Education, and the Uzbek Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
- Alumni UpdatesMarch 09, 2017
Newly elected members of the US-CAEF alumni council will further strengthen the alumni community and entrepreneurial spirit throughout Central Asia.
- Alumni UpdatesNovember 30, 2016
Following a passion for filmmaking with a social justice mission, Elnura has already received national recognition in Kyrgyzstan for her powerful films.
- Across the GlobeOctober 13, 2016
Over 300 Kyrgyz students gathered to learn more about international education opportunities at the latest education fair.
- Across the GlobeOctober 05, 2016
Participants graduated from the program with greater respect for the role of government in improving the lives of citizens.
- Alumni UpdatesSeptember 20, 2016
US-Central Asian Foundation alumnus Kuttubek launched a summer camp for students in a rural community in his native Kyrgyzstan.
- Across the GlobeAugust 11, 2015
Kyrgyzstan is working with the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) to offer internships for youth in the Kyrgyz Parliament.
- Across the GlobeDecember 09, 2014
Bermet Tursunkulova, an alumna of the American Councils FLEX program, was recently appointed Deputy Minister of Education in her native country of Kyrgyzstan.