Save the Date: Life in Kyrgyzstan Conference 2023

The dates for the Life in Kyrgyzstan (LiK) Conference 2023 have been announced! The conference will take place on October 11 and 12, 2023 in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. More details will be shared soon. The LiK Conference is an annual academic conference that complements the LiK Study. The conferences include invited plenary talks and topical sessions […]

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Call for participation in LiK Data Users Workshop is announced

The Life in Kyrgyzstan Data Users Workshop 2022 will be offered at the University of Central Asia in Bishkek on October 10, 2022, 09:00-12:30. This is a pre-conference event before the 8th Annual ‘Life in Kyrgyzstan’ Conference. More details and application process on the workshop can be found here: https://lifeinkyrgyzstan.org/conference/lik-data-users-workshop-2022/.

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An article on weather shocks and child health in Kyrgyzstan published at World Development journal

The effects of early life exposure to cold winter, drought, and excessive rainfall shocks on stunting probabilities of children under five are analyzed with Life in Kyrgyzstan data in the article by Hanna Freudenreich, Anastasia Aladysheva, and Tilman Brück published at World Development journal. The authors find that child stunting in the youngest age group […]

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The 7th LiK Conference features 17 sessions with over 400 participants

This year’s Life in Kyrgyzstan Conference was conducted in online mode during October 26-28, 2021. It featured 17 sessions, including two keynote speech sessions, and was attended by 400+ participants. The program of the conference with the video recordings and presentation slides can be found here. The next year’s LiK conference is planned to take […]

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LiK Data Users Workshop 2022

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 invite applications for participation at the Life in Kyrgyzstan Data Users Workshop to be held at the University of Central Asia in Bishkek on […]

LiK Conference 2022

Organisers: University of Central Asia (UCA), Kyrgyz Republic; The Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops (IGZ), Germany; International Security and Development Center (ISDC), Germany   Partners: AUCA, CEPF, Mercy Corps, World Bank, UNFPA Offline Venue: Orion Hotel, Bishkek              Date:   October 10-12, 2022  PROGRAM                   Программа на русском языке в файле PDF доступна по этой ссылке.  […]

8th Annual 'Life in Kyrgyzstan' Conference

LiK Conference 2021

Program The 7th Annual ‘Life in Kyrgyzstan’ Conference Organizers: University of Central Asia, Kyrgyz Republic The Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops, Germany International Security and Development Center, Germany Partners: AUCA, Mercy Corps, World Bank, and UNFPA Venue: online Date: October 26-28, 2021 (программа на русском языке в формате PDF доступна здесь) (the program […]

LiK Conference 2020

The Sixth Annual Life in Kyrgyzstan Conference 2020 Dates: October 27-30, 2020 Organizers: University of Central Asia (UCA), Kyrgyz Republic The Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops (IGZ), Germany International Security and Development Center (ISDC), Germany Partners: American University Central Asia (AUCA), Mercy Corps, The World Bank. Venue: online (программа на русском языке в […]