Research and Reports
last updated 14 January 2009

 

Shadow Report to the Third Periodic Report of  Kyrgyzstan, 42nd CEDAW Session,  2008, by the Forum of Women's NGOs, Kyrgyzstan

2007 Country Report on Human Rights Practices: Kyrgyzstan, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor, U.S. Department of State, 11 March 2008.

U.S. Department of State Trafficking in Persons Report, 2007

“Kyz ala kachuu and adat: Nonconsensual bride kidnapping and tradition in Kyrgyzstan”, Russ Kleinbach, PhD, Professor of Sociology at Philadelphia University, and Lily Salimjanova, Social Research Center, American University, Central Asia, June 2, 2007

“Violence Against Women – A Baseline Assessment, 2008”, Anara Moldosheva

“Reconciled to Violence” Human Rights Watch, September 2006

“Ethnic Minorities in Kyrgyzstan” International Helsinki Federation for Human Rights, October, 2006

“Preventing Human Trafficking in Kyrgyzstan Project” Winrock International, 2005

2004 Country Report on Human Rights Practices: Kyrgyzstan, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor, U.S. Department of State, 28 February 2005.
Section 5 of the report contains a paragraph on the status of women in Kyrgyzstan, and a subsection on trafficking.

“Kyrgyz Republic”, Trafficking in Person Report, US Department of State Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, 14 June 2004. (PDF and HTML, 274 pages).

2003 Country Report on Human Rights Practices: Kyrgyzstan, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor, U.S. Department of State, 25 February 2004.
This report has sections on the status of women and trafficking in persons.

Human Rights in the OSCE Region: Europe, Central Asia and North America, Report 2004 (Events of 2004), International Helsinki Federation for Human Rights, 23 June 2004. (PDF, 13 pages).
This report discusses the situation of human rights in Kyrgyzstan.

Epidemiological Facts Sheets on HIV/AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections: Kyrgyzstan, UNAIDS, WHO and UNICEF, 2002. (PDF, 13 pages).
This report provides statistical and behavioural information on HIV/AIDS in Kyrgyzstan.

Human Rights in the OSCE Region: Europe, Central Asia and North America, Report 2003 (Events of 2002), International Helsinki Federation for Human Rights, 24 June 2003. (PDF, 10 pages).
This report discusses the situation of general human rights in Kyrgyzstan.

Integration of the Human Rights of Women and the Gender Perspective - Violence Against Women, Addendum 1, Radhika Coomaraswamy, Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, 27 Feb. 2003. (PDF, 435). 
This report has information regarding rape,trafficking and domestic violence against women.

Women 2000 - An Investigation into the Status of Women's Rights in Central and South-Eastern Europe and the Newly Independent States, International Helsinki Federation for Human Rights, 5 November 2000. (PDF, 13 pages).
This report describes the situation and legal framework surrounding violence against women in Kyrgyzstan.

From Beijing to New York 1995-2000: Report on the Status of Women in the Kyrgyz Republic, National Council for Gender Policy under the President of the Kyrgyz Republic, Regional UNDP Program in Support of Gender in Development in Central Asia, countries of the Caucasian Region and Turkey United Nations Development Program in the Kyrgyz Republic, Gender in Development Bureau, 1999.
This report reviews the status of women in Kyrgyzstan and the achievements made through implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action. The analysis focuses on means of achieving gender equality in the political, social and economic spheres.

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