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Youth Situational Analysis

Situation Report

This desk review analyzes youth and population dynamics in the Kyrgyz Republic which covers the trends, gaps and their impact on the achievement of the 2030 Agenda.

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The impact of COVID-19 pandemic on sexual and reproductive health of women in the Kyrgyzstan

Annual Report

The Kyrgyz Republic presented  desk review of the impact of COVID-19 on reproductive health, using operational data from the Ministry of Health and Social Development and qualitative questionnaires among decision makers, health care providers and patients at the Central Asian Reproductive Health Forum in March 2021.  

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Nearly half of all women worldwide are denied their bodily autonomy, says new UNFPA report My Body is My Own

Publication

Nearly half of women in 57 countries are denied the right to decide whether to have sex with their partners, use contraception or seek health care, according to UNFPA's 2021 flagship State of World Population report, released today. 

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The program of the five-year plan to gradually increase state funding to meet the needs of 50% of women from high medical and social risks groups for maternal mortality by 2023

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The Ministry of Health  developed a 5-year plan (2019-2023) to gradually increase the state budget for the procurement of contraceptives to cover the needs of 50% of women at high medical and social risks of maternal mortality by 2023.

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Gender Rapid Assessment Impact of COVID-19 in the Kyrgyz Republic

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UNFPA and UN Women with the support of Swiss Government, European Union and United Nations joint Spotlight Initiative carried out a gender rapid assessment to explore the impact of COVID-19 on the livelihoods of women and men in the Kyrgyz Republic. 

One of the objectives of this study was to examine the general context, and how the epidemic and measures taken by the country's authorities affected women and men, especially vulnerable groups, such as women living with HIV, the elderly, women survivors of violence, women entrepreneurs and ethnic minorities.

Assessment showed people’s awareness, their source of information and preparedness for the pandemic. According to the data from the analysis, people aged 18-45 learned all the basic information about quarantine and the situation in the country through social media, people aged 45 and above - through radio, television and newspapers. Women survivors of violence were getting the information through SMS and only 3.5% of them were able to prepare for quarantine. Women living with HIV learned all the information from their friends, family and their community, while ethnic minorities and women entrepreneurs through official government sites.

The study also reflects recommendations for state authorities, at both central and local levels, civil society organizations and international organizations.

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Report on the results of a survey on the impact of COVID-19 on youth in Kyrgyzstan

Situation Report

The report is based on data collected via telephone and online surveys during 3-13 June 2020. The sample also included representatives of such vulnerable groups as young people living with HIV, young people with disabilities and children of migrants. This report presents the results of a survey conducted among urban and rural youth and adolescents on the impact of COVID-19 on income, work and employment, social protection, education and health, as well as the psychological state of young people. 

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State of World Population 2020

State of World Population Report

Every year, millions of girls are subjected to practices that harm them physically and emotionally, with the full knowledge and consent of their families, friends and communities, according to the State of World Population 2020.

At least 19 harmful practices, ranging from breast ironing to virginity testing, are considered human rights violations, according to the UNFPA report, which focuses on the three most prevalent ones: female genital mutilation, child marriage, and extreme bias against daughters in favour of sons.

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Women of Kyrgyzstan in family and society. Young population and high population growth rate

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WOMEN OF KYRGYZSTAN IN FAMILY AND SOCIETY 

This policy brief covers information about gender imbalances in income, root cause of gender inequality and socie-economic status of women in Kyrgyzstan.

  

YOUNG POPULATION AND HIGH POPULATION GROWTH RATE   

This policy brief describes the population growth based on high fertility rate and decline of mortality rate and migration issues in Kyrgyzstan which not only affects the age composition and population dynamics  but also provides opportunity to benefit from demographic dividend

 

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State of World Population 2018

State of World Population Report

The Power of Choice: Reproductive rights and the demographic transition
Not so long ago, most people had large families: five children, on average. Where once there was one global fertility rate, today there are many, with differences wider than at any point in human history.

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State of World Population 2017

State of World Population Report

Worlds Apart: Reproductive health and rights in an age of inequality

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