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Clean water for Tajikistan

14.05.2021 — Local news Tajikistan
Dushanbe. The Government of Switzerland handed over 18 mobile water test kits to the State Unitary Enterprise “Housing and Communal Services” (KMK) of Tajikistan.


Notice of closure

07.05.2021 — Local news Tajikistan

Dear visitors,

Please note the Swiss Cooperation Office in Tajikistan will be closed on:

  • 10th of May 2021 due to the celebration of Victory Day, and  
  • 13th of May 2021 due to celebration of Ramadan Holiday.

We would like to take this opportunity to wish you happy upcoming holidays! 


Notice of closure

02.04.2021 — Local news Tajikistan

Dear visitors,

Please note, the Swiss Cooperation Office in Tajikistan will be closed on 05 April 2021 due to the Ester Holiday. Regular office hours will resume on Tuesday, April 06.

We would like to take this opportunity to wish you a Happy Easter Holidays! 

 



Notice of closure

19.03.2021 — Local news Tajikistan

Dear visitors,

Please note, the Swiss Cooperation Office in Tajikistan will be closed on 23 and 24 of March 2021 due to the Navruz holiday (Tajik New Year). 

We would like to take this opportunity to wish you a Happy Navruz Holiday! 


Platform Economies in Emerging Markets and Developing Countries

06.01.2021 — Local news Tajikistan

(English version of the article published in Die Volkwirtschaft on December 23, 2020)

Surrounded by snow-covered mountains deep in an isolated valley in Pamir in Tajikistan, a farmer turns on his mobile phone. He is about to send money from his online bank account to his family in the capital city of Dushanbe. Even in the remoter regions in this low-income country, it is possible to conduct cashless financial transactions. Driven in part by the fears surrounding COVID-19, almost two million users registered to benefit from the newly created cashless zone over the past six months. This virtual zone is a platform using digital technologies to connect and facilitate interactions between financial service providers and their users. This is a story of how to enable creative construction and support for structural change in order to establish platforms that can contribute to inclusive, sustainable development.


Delivering better water and sanitation services to Sughd Oblast

23.12.2020 — Local news Tajikistan
Thanks to the newly launched project funded by the Government of Switzerland, over 42,500 people in Sughd Oblast (Northern Tajikistan) will gain access to clean drinking water and benefit from better sanitation facilities and hygiene training. 


Notice of closure

21.12.2020 — Local news Tajikistan

Dear visitors,

Please note, the Swiss Cooperation Office in Tajikistan will be closed from 24 December 2020 till 5 January 2021  due to the coming holidays (Christmas and New Year). 

We would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! 



Notice of closure

05.11.2020 — Local news Tajikistan

Dear visitors,

Please note, the Swiss Cooperation Office in Tajikistan will be closed on 06 November 2020 due to the public holiday (National Constitution Day) and will open again on 09 November 2020 at 08:30.


Marking International Day of Disaster Risk Reduction

14.10.2020 — Local news Tajikistan
On October 13 and 16, to commemorate the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Tajikistan, jointly with the Committee of Emergency Situations and Civil Defense under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan organized two Round Tables to discuss the issues of Improving Watershed-based Flood Risk Management and Financing Disaster Risk Reduction in Tajikistan.


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