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, has supported several initiatives to address the most urgent needs of the population and the country.

Switzerland supports vulnerable families living in deprived settlements in Bishkek and Osh 

More than two thousand elderly people living under the minimum subsistence level receive assistance from Switzerland

Switzerland protects waste and water service providers from bankruptcy

Switzerland and UNFPA to donate personal protective equipment for health workers of Kyrgyzstan to fight against COVID-19

Switzerland provided humanitarian aid to vulnerable people of Naryn, Chui and Osh oblasts through municipalities

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

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

Switzerland established the telecommunication network of healthcare organizations in Kyrgyzstan

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

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

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

Swiss funded project to support farmers of Osh oblast of Kyrgyzstan

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