Registration open for the 6th Annual ‘Life in Kyrgyzstan’ Conference 2020

The registration for participation for the 6thAnnual ‘Life in Kyrgyzstan’ Conference, to be held online on 27-30 October 2020, is open.

The conference is organized by the Institute of Public Policy and Administration of the University of Central Asia (UCA), the Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops (IGZ), and ISDC – International Security and Development Center in partnership with American University Central Asia, Mercy Corps, the World Bank, and support from Aga Khan Foundation.

The four-day conference will bring together national and international researchers and experts to exchange evidence, knowledge and experience on recent socio-economic developments in Kyrgyzstan, Central Asia, and beyond. The keynote speakers are Prof Richard Pomfret (University of Adelaide) and Dr Bohdan Krawchenko (University of Central Asia).

If you wish to attend the conference, please fill in the registration form by 25 October 2020 by following the link: We will send the Zoom links to the conference sessions after the registration deadline. The conference program can be found at For further information on the Life in Kyrgyzstan Study, please visit

If you have any questions, please send us a message to or contact Elita Bakirova from UCA by phone 00996 312 910 822 (Ext. 572).

We look forward to having a lively exchange of research, ideas and experiences at the Life in Kyrgyzstan conference 2020.



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