Kyrgyz Republic

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Videos

Image taken from the video of two animated children eating healthy and unhealthy meals.

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic works with media partners and the Ministry of Health to develop and share videos on key nutrition messages across the country. This animated video contains key...

Image of an animated clock with different foods circling around it.

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic works with media partners and the Ministry of Health to develop and share videos on key nutrition messages across the country. This animated video contains key...

Animated image taken from the video showing a happy family outside their clean latrine and tap.

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic works with media partners and the Ministry of Health to develop and share videos on key nutrition messages across the country. This animated video contains key...

Image from the video showing two animated figures cleaning a latrine.

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic works with media partners and the Ministry of Health to develop and share videos on key nutrition messages across the country. This animated video contains key...

Animated mother peacefully breastfeeds her baby

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic works with media partners to develop and share videos on key nutrition messages across the country. This video explains the importance of the first 1,000 days to a...

Keywords: Thousand days
Location: Kyrgyz Republic
Pregnant mother and father visit the doctor's office and the doctor gives them supplements for the mother.

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic works with media partners to develop and share videos on key nutrition messages across the country. This video explains the importance of the first 1,000 days to a...

Keywords: Thousand days
Location: Kyrgyz Republic
Animate mother, father, and baby talk to a doctor in the doctor's office.

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic works with media partners to develop and share videos on key nutrition messages across the country. This animated video contains key messages on the importance of...

Keywords: Breastfeeding
Location: Kyrgyz Republic
Animated mother sits in a chair and breastfeeds her baby.

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic works with media partners to develop and share videos on key nutrition messages across the country. This animated video contains key messages on the importance of...

Keywords: Breastfeeding
Location: Kyrgyz Republic
Animated woman washing her hands in the kitchen

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic works with media partners to develop and share videos on key nutrition messages across the country. This animated video encourages viewers to adopt improved...

Keywords: Handwashing
Location: Kyrgyz Republic
animated boy washing his hands outside after using the toilet

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic works with media partners to develop and share videos on key nutrition messages across the country. This animated video encourages viewers to adopt improved...

Keywords: Handwashing
Location: Kyrgyz Republic
Animation of two boys with a thought bubble between them showing fruit under a water tap.

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic works with media partners to develop and share videos on key nutrition messages across the country. This animated video shares the importance of properly washing and...

Animated boy with a thought bubble of himself washing his hands

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic works with media partners to develop and share videos on key nutrition messages across the country. This animated video shares the importance of properly washing and...

A husband looks lovingly at his wife as she takes her IFA tablet.

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic works with media partners to develop and share videos on key nutrition messages across the country. This live action video shares the Kyrgyz Ministry of Health's...

Keywords: Supplementation
Location: Kyrgyz Republic
A woman sits on a couch and breastfeeds her infant

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic works with media partners to develop and share videos on key nutrition messages across the country. This live action video contains key messages on the importance of...

Keywords: Breastfeeding
Location: Kyrgyz Republic
children sit on the floor and look at sheets of paper with images of fruits and vegetables on them

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic works with media partners to develop and share videos on key nutrition messages across the country. This live action video shares the importance of a diverse diet to...

Keywords: Dietary diversity
Location: Kyrgyz Republic
hand holding an ifa pill

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic works with media partners to develop and share videos on key nutrition messages across the country. This live action video shares the Kyrgyz Ministry of Health's...

Keywords: Supplementation
Location: Kyrgyz Republic
A mother, father and baby sit on the couch. The mother holds and kisses the baby and the father has his arm around them both.

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic works with media partners to develop and share videos on key nutrition messages across the country. This live action video contains key messages on the importance of...

Location: Kyrgyz Republic
A woman hands a young girl a plate of food.

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic works with media partners to develop and share videos on key nutrition messages across the country. This live action video shares the importance of a diverse diet to...

Keywords: Dietary diversity
Location: Kyrgyz Republic

Success Stories

Photo of a mother, her child, and a nurse at a health facility looking at information on nutrition. Caption: "Mairam Usupova, Head Nurse at the Family Group Practice in Naryn, counsels a mother on maternal nutrition and dietary diversity.

In 2015, the USAID-funded SPRING project began working with the MOH to improve infant and young child feeding (IYCF) and anemia counseling for patients in health facilities in Naryn and...

A 9 year old girl demonstrates proper handwashing technique.

In September 2016, RCHP health promoters began using SPRING materials to teach hygiene classes in Jalalabad and Naryn oblasts to first- through fourth-graders who range from 6 to 10 years...

Keywords: Handwashing
Location: Kyrgyz Republic

News

Photo of the group at the BFHI awards ceremony, four people smile and pose holding a large plaque. Caption: At-Bashy FMC is awarded BFHI certification. (pictured left to right) Jarkyn  Ibraeva, Deputy Governor of Naryn oblast, Nurgul Ibraeva Senior Specialist of MOH, Nurdin Aliev Director of At-Bashy FMC, and Sadat Sattarova Head of Save the Children International Kyrgyzstan office.

USAID, Ministry of Health, and oblast government representatives attended the BFHI award ceremony for three facilities in Jalalabad on January 31, 2018. On the same day, MOH and oblast...

A graphic representation of a woman cleaning a yard of animal feces, disposing of the feces responsibly, and washing her hands with a tippy tap.

SPRING co-facilitated a session on implementation science with GAIN and the Society for Implementation Science in Nutrition at GWU’s Global Health MiniU in September 2017.

Chargé d'Affaires Alan Meltzer discusses SPRING’s community approach with project staff and volunteers before the household visit.

Chargé d’Affaires Alan Meltzer observed SPRING activities in Jan-Bulak village where he joined a home visit with a community volunteer to discuss important nutrition topics with a young...

Roundtable participants stand in a line and smile at the camera

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic hosted a round table event to disseminate findings from a series of four surveys, including gains in nutrition outcome indicators.

Accepting an award

SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic supports three new facilities in Naryn and Jalalabad to receive Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative certification.

Galleries

Photo of two people posing with a large plaque. USAID Health Project Management Specialist Aisha Zhorobekova presents the BFHI certification plaque to Abdulbaki Yrysbekov, Director of Karakul General Medicine Practice Center in Jalalabad oblast.

USAID, Ministry of Health, and oblast government representatives attended the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) award ceremony for three facilities in Jalalabad on January 31, 2018....

Briefs

A grandmother helps her young granddaughter eat her food with a spoon.

During 2014–2017, SPRING undertook four surveys in the target areas to gain knowledge on the current status of a range of indicators related to the nutrition practices among women and...

Location: Kyrgyz Republic
Photo of a health professional giving a mother a demonstration using a doll.

Since late 2014, SPRING has worked at the community and national levels to address some of these factors and help reduce stunting and anemia in the Kyrgyz Republic through the uptake of 11...

Location: Kyrgyz Republic

Training Materials

A group of six Kyrgyz women sits in a line of chairs. They are listening, but bored.

This module is intended to prepare health care providers to facilitate mother support groups in hospitals, Family Doctors Groups, and Feldsher-Obstetrical Ambulatory Points (FAP) in order...

Keywords: Breastfeeding
Location: Kyrgyz Republic

Pages

Resource Review Summaries

This brief, developed by SPRING, describes country-led efforts to coordinate and implement anemia prevention and control, offering lessons learned to help other countries design the best...