Kyrgyzstan

UNESCO Chair on Gender Policy and Human Rights (418), established in 1997 at Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University (Kyrgyzstan).

Fields/Disciplines

Gender issues.

Objectives

  • To promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation activities in the field of gender policy and human rights.
  • To develop a pilot curriculum and the relevant teaching aids (including computer-based instruction) in the field of gender policy studies for Central Asian higher education institutions.

Host Institution

  • Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University. Website

Partnership

  • Central Asian higher education institutions.

UNESCO Sector/Field Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Social and Human Sciences.

Contact

Prof. Altynai Karasaeva, Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University
Director of the Institute of Human Rights
E-Mail address - akarasai(at)mail.kg
Work Phone - 7 3312 680 421
Fax - 7 3312 680 129
Street - 42, Chui Avenue, Room 110
City - Bishkek
Postal Code - 720065
Country - Kyrgyzstan