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Learning from Switzerland’s expertise on disaster risk management

03.07.2019 — Local news Tajikistan

In June 2019, with the support of the Swiss Government, over 20 participants from Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, India and the United States came together for the second international Summer University on Disaster Risk Management in Khorog, Tajikistan.


Student’s Olympiad in Tajikistan

29.05.2019 — Local news Tajikistan

The Kazakh–German University with the support of the Swiss Government conducted the 6th Olympiad for the students on “Integrated Water Resources Management” in Dushanbe. The event was organized in the Tajik Agrarian University within the Central Asian Blue Peace initiative.  


Measures to mitigate the risk from natural hazards

10.05.2019 — Local news Tajikistan

In the begining of May 2019, the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) has organized a four-day workshop in Dushanbe on Integrating climate change, environmental sustainability and disaster risk reduction into development. The training was held jointly by the SDC Climate Change and Environment, and Disaster Risk Reduction Networks organized and hosted by the Swiss Cooperation Office Tajikistan.


Ethno-Jazz music in Dushanbe

25.04.2019 — Local news Tajikistan

From 26 to 28 April 2019, the Tajik capital Dushanbe is hosting talented jazz musicians from Tajikistan and seven other countries to perform at the sixth bi-annual Ethno-Jazz Festival.


Small Projects Credit Line

17.04.2019 — Local news Tajikistan
The Swiss Cooperation Office in Tajikistan supports small-scale projects addressing innovative interventions, preferably in priority domains of the Swiss Cooperation Strategy in Tajikistan. 


Switzerland promotes holistic reforms in Tajikistan

27.02.2019 — Local news Tajikistan

Thanks to the Government of Switzerland, Tajikistan finalized legal reforms on Secured Transaction enacting from January 2019. The reforms are unique as they promote more flexible, client-tailored, less risky and innovative lending products secured by movable assets.


Fine art exhibition

29.01.2019 — Local news Tajikistan

The Swiss Cooperation Office in Tajikistan (SCO) promotes local artists by conducting frequent small exhibitions of new paintings. In January 2019, new two Tajik famous artists Farrukh Negmatzade and Bahrom Ismatov presented their new collection of paintings in SCO's office. All paintings reflect the colors and features of Tajikistan.  


Tailoring my way to success. #developing my country

28.01.2019 — Article Tajikistan

As a professional dressmaker and designer, Shahlo Vatanova developed her own method of teaching and wanted to share all techniques with those who are interested in such courses. While teaching, she discovered that some of the women coming to her courses could not find clothes they wanted in the market, and they were interested in personal garment sewing. Others wanted to find a job in future. Suddenly an idea of running a tailoring business came to her mind.


Switzerland contributes to upgrading of the municipal water supply system in Khorog

17.12.2018 — Local news Tajikistan

Khorog, Tajikistan, 7 December 2018 – Walburga Roos, the Country Director of the Swiss Cooperation Office in Tajikistan along with Yodgor Faizov, the Governor of the Gorno- Badakhshan Autonomous Oblast (GBAO), Kishwar Shamirov,  Mayor of Khorog town,  Kishwar Abdulalishoev, Executive Officer of the Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) and Hadi Husani,  the Country Director of the Aga Khan Agency for Habitat (AKAH) took part in the opening ceremony of the project “Upgrading the Municipal Water Supply System in Khorog”.


A brilliant family doctor

14.11.2018 — Local news Tajikistan
Almaz Toirov (36 years old) is the only professional medic available in the mountainous town of Murghab in Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region (GBAO).



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