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Human Right in Kyrgyzstan

The Kyrgyz Republic runs a parliamentary system of Government that limits the presidential power and enhance the role of parliament and prime minister. In a USA Department of State reports, it was reported that the authorities ...

Environmental Issues in Kyrgyzstan

On the Kyrgyzstan national development plan, the environment takes a new face as the overall goal of the country is to protect environment favourable for living in a context of economic growth. According to the Environmental ...

Let us talk about Kyrgyz

Kyrgyzstan which is also known as the Kyrgyz Republic is a landlocked country with mountainous terrain which is located in Central Asia. The official language of the country is Russian and it runs a unitary ...

Illusion of Progress – International Development

For heads of state, celebrity activists, and heralded intellectuals—the agenda setters whose  Powerpoints prescribe the policy goals—the distance from reality is even more profound than for low-level consultants like me. For these notables, new hotels and ...

Problem of International Development Projects

By definition, international development projects have narrow objectives, shortlived, and are not institutionalized. “Even though we know better” Harlan Cleveland said half a century ago,“ we are still tackling twenty-year problems with five-year plans based on ...

UN Fetishness

Over the nine weeks of the UN’s founding conference in San Francisco, participants consumed seventy-eight tons—a half-million sheets—of paper per day, propelling a fetish that led Canada’s Lester Pearson, an early leader of the United ...
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