COVID-19 Response

Swiss support to Kyrgyzstan

Swiss and Kyrgyz flags in Switzerland © Kyrgyz Government, 2019

The Swiss Cooperation contributes to prevent and respond to the COVID-19 crisis in Kyrgyzstan. It provides assistance to the Kyrgyz Government and operates in close coordination with other development partners and diplomatic representations.

The Swiss Embassy in the Kyrgyz Republic in close collaboration with its implementing partners, is reviewing its development cooperation project portfolio in order to support initiatives to address the most urgent needs of the population and the country.

With the goal to contribute to prevention and response efforts, the Swiss Cooperation in Kyrgyzstan supports the following initiatives.

Switzerland donates personal protective equipment for medical workers to fight against COVID-19

Swiss funded project to support farmers of Osh oblast of Kyrgyzstan

Switzerland supports WFP in helping social inpatient institutions in Kyrgyzstan to cope with COVID-19 hardships

Swiss project supports municipalities of Issyk-Kul and Jalal-Abad regions to help vulnerable people

Call 118! Switzerland helped to establish call centres in Kyrgyzstan to combat COVID-19

Switzerland established the telecommunication network of healthcare organizations in Kyrgyzstan

Switzerland enhances public awareness on prevention against COVID-19 in Kyrgyzstan

Switzerland and Aga Khan Foundation provide humanitarian aid to farmers of Naryn oblast of Kyrgyzstan