Schedule of the Special Rapporteur’s visit to Kyrgyzstan

(23 May to 3 June 2022)

23 May: Bishkek

  • Meeting with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Meeting with women experiencing domestic violence and trafficking
  • Visit to an informal settlement in Altyn-Kazyk
  • Visit to a shelter for people experiencing houselessness
  • Visit to Nizhne-Serafimsky public hospital

24 May: Bishkek

  • Meeting with the Ministry of Labour, Social Protection and Migration
  • Meeting with civil society organizations on the social, economic, and cultural rights of persons experiencing poverty
  • Meeting with persons with disabilities
  • Visit to Kelecheck informal settlement and meal distribution center

25 May: Naryn

  • Meeting with persons experiencing poverty, including returning migrants, in Naryn
  • Visit to a boarding school and workers’ dormitory

26 May: Naryn

  • Meeting with Naryn local government
  • Meeting with families experiencing poverty in Naryn oblast

27 May: Osh

  • Meeting with Deputy Mayor on Social Rights in Osh City
  • Visit to a workers’ dormitory
  • Meeting with Mugat community
  • Visit to a shelter for persons experiencing houselessness
  • Visit to a local branch of the Ministry of Labour, Social Protection and Migration in Nookat

28 May: Batken

  • Visit with Batken local government
  • Visit to a center for children with disabilities and their families
  • Meeting with older persons experiencing poverty

29 May: Sulukta and Leilek

  • Meeting in Sulukta with older persons and women and youth groups experiencing poverty
  • Meeting in Razakov with beneficiaries of a food-for-training program

30 May: Bishkek

  • Meeting with the Ombudsman for Business
  • Meeting with the Ministry of Economy
  • Meeting with the Ministry of Finance
  • Meeting with the National Statistical Committee
  • Meeting with the Commissioner for Children’s Rights

31 May: Bishkek

  • Meeting with the Social Fund
  • Meeting with deputies of the Jogorku Kenesh (Parliament)
  • Joint meeting with Ministry of Health and Mandatory Health Insurance Fund
  • Meeting with Supreme Court
  • Meeting with the Ombudsman of the Kyrgyz Republic

1 June: Bishkek

  • Meeting with Bishkek local government
  • Meeting with the Ministry of Education and Science
  • Meeting with the Ministry of Agriculture
  • Meeting with Ministry of Justice
  • Policy roundtable with international development partners
  • Meeting with UN Country Team

2 June: Bishkek

  • No events scheduled

3 June: Bishkek

  • Meeting with Ministry of Foreign Affairs and other ministries
  • Press conference in Bishkek at 11:30 and one-to-one interviews by request