Support of educational and youth initiatives is one of the priority areas of the company social investments. We are happy to promote sports and diversity of recreation activities of young people in the rural communities.
The project is designed to provide local communities with access to potable water. The project is very popular since it improves lives of thousands of people. Requests coming to the company for potable water projects are discussed at Regional Committee meetings.
The project focuses on supporting agricultural development. The government is also emphasizing expanding arable land. According to expert estimates, the total area of arable land in the country could potentially be doubled with sufficient investment.
Waste segregation introducing project “Uch Chaka”/ Three Bins” in Jeti-Oguz and Ton districts. The project goal was to create the potential for 6 local municipal enterprises and to raise awareness of the local community about correct and effective practices of solid waste management and sorting.
Kumtor is always prepared to help school students in these communities gain helpful skills and knowledge!
The project aims to combine the efforts of private entrepreneurs and local communities to develop the economic potential of the Issyk-Kul region by producing goods using existing local resources.
The world will be celebrating the World Environment Day on June 5. Environment protection and biodiversity conservation have always been and remain the priority areas of our Company’s activities in Kyrgyzstan.
In the last 10 years, thanks to financial contributions of Kumtor to the Development Fund of the Issyk-Kul region, 32 schools and 11 kindergartens have been built. TV news story
Since 2000, Kumtor Gold Company has been implementing a regional scholarship program. This year, the Bishkek Lyceum No. 91 celebrates the 20th anniversary of fruitful cooperation with Kumtor. For two decades, more than 200 of the best graduates of schools in the Jeti-Oguz and Ton districts and the city of Balykchi from socially volnurable families got an opportunity to study the basics of cooking and obtain a profession with financial support of Kumtor.
Preliminary data from the Kumtor exploration program approved by Centerra Gold’s Board of Directors in 2018 are encouraging. Experts believe that the life of the largest mining enterprise in Kyrgyzstan can be extended for several more years. Outlook for the current 2020 is also optimistic.
TV news video about that for 20 years, with financial support from Kumtor Gold Company, graduates of schools in Ton, Jety-Oguz districts and Balykchi, having passed the competition, get a chance to acquire a technical specialty at the Lyceum No.27 for free. In Kyrgyz Language: In Russian Language: