Members of the national “Zhanyryk” network met with the Minister of Labor and Social Development of Kyrgyz Republic

On December 13, at the FSDS office, members of the national network Zhanyryk met with the Minister of Labor and Social Development Kochkorov Ulukbek Toychubayevich to discuss the achievements and current problems on the ground. The meeting resulted in an agreement of the network members and the Minister on close cooperation and conducting meetings every six months.

After the meeting with the Minister, a press conference was organized, where civil society, represented by members of the “Zhanyryk” network, appealed to the President of the Kyrgyz Republic to declare 2019 the “Year of the Child”, since there are many social problems in the country concerning children who require immediate actions.