The 6th Annual Life in Kyrgyzstan Conference: Online Format and Submission Deadline Extension

In light of the Covid-19 pandemic, the 6th Annual Life in Kyrgyzstan conference 2020 will be held online. The deadline for submission of proposals for sessions and individual research papers has also been extended to June 30, 2020. Shortlisted applicants will be notified by July 20, 2020.

The programme and timings of the conference will be announced after submissions are reviewed, in order to consider the time differences of participants from Central Asia and abroad.

Conference submissions should be sent by email to: Learn more about submission requirements here.

The 6th Annual Life in Kyrgyzstan conference is organised by the University of Central Asia’s Institute of Public Policy and Administration, the Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops (IGZ), and ISDC – International Security and Development Center. It is supported by the American University of Central Asia (AUCA), Mercy Corps, and the World Bank. The academic committee comprises of Prof. Kathryn Anderson (Vanderbilt University), Prof. Tilman Brück (IGZ/ISDC/NRI), Dr. Damir Esenaliev (IGZ/ISDC), Dr. Roman Mogilevskii (UCA), Dr. Kanat Tilekeyev (UCA), and Prof. Nurgul Ukueva (AUCA).