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Creating spaces for young people, the opening of a “KulturCafe” in Naryn

This weekend Novi Ritm was invited to the opening of a “KulturCafé” in the city of Naryn. It’s a city situated in the central parts of the country and it’s the administrative center of the region of Naryn. According to the university students that initiated Naryn’s “KulturCafé”, social life in the city is mostly centered […]

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“Training of trainers” (TOT), project 1325

At the end of March “Novi Ritm ” organized a “training of trainers” (TOT) within the framework of the project “Empowerment of Women and Girls in the South of Kyrgyzstan” which has been targeting young people from the three southern regions of Kyrgyzstan: Osh, Batken and Jalal-Abad during 2016-2017. The first TOT was held on […]

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Why are only women on parental leave?

Last week the 1325 team participated in a  “consultation between lawyers and young people” made within the UNSCR 1325 project. The consultation where held in Osh city.  Some weeks ago Novi Ritm arranged “trainings of trainers” and the next step for these young trainers have been to implement a mini project in their local context. All […]

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Training in Aravan

Last friday Novi Ritm participated in a training made within one of the projects at Novi Ritm, the 1325-project. The training were held in a school in Aravan, about 30 minutes from Osh city. Some weeks ago Novi Ritm arranged ”trainings of trainers” and the next step for these young trainers have been to implement […]

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(Russian) 24 activities

ОО Новый Ритм в рамках проекта «Расширение прав и возможностей девочек и молодых женщин на Юге Кыргызстана» провел 24 мероприятия – мастер классы, воркшопы, тренинги, выставки с 2016 года по 2017 год во всех областях Юга страны. Проект, в свою очередь связан с резолюцией Совета Безопасности ООН 1325 «Женщины, мир и безопасность». Мероприятия были направлены […]

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A visit from Sweden

In correspondence with the close partnership that Centralasiengrupperna and Novi Ritm share, this week Annika (Coordinator on Gender and Women’s Rights) and Jessica (previous EVS-volunteer at Novi Ritm and currently working with budgeting and economy in the two projects on a voluntary basis) are visiting from Sweden, the main purpose being to evaluate not only […]

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Training in Batken with the 1325 team

As some of you know, part of Novi Ritm’s work during 2016-2017 has been and still is to raise awareness among Kyrgyz youth in relation to the UN Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security. You can read more about this project on our Swedish partner organization’s – the Central Asian Solidarity Groups blog – here […]

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Meet Dayan Zaripov, one of Novi Ritm’s volunteers

  The first time I met Dayan at the house of Novi Ritm, I could tell he was a truly kind person. Now, some time after Dayan’s discovery of Novi Ritm, I can just confirm my first impression! I will try to share with you some aspects of this nice young man in this interview, which […]

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Introducing: 40 Women of Kyrgyzstan – From Past to Present

On the 31st of January 2017, the project “40 Women of Kyrgyzstan – From Past to Present” was made available to everyone online. Maybe you have already seen it through Facebook or Instagram? If not, here is a short introduction to the project and its different channels, so you know how to maximize your learning […]

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Academy of Gender Norms in Osh, Kyrgyzstan

Actually, problems based on gender have been widely spread in Kyrgyzstan, especially in the Southern part of the country since people are too depended on the gender norms that are being shared with them from their childhood. We as a youth organization working for/with youth have analyzed the situation of gender based issues and decided […]

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