On September 29, Collaborative Governance Program (CGP) Higher Education Officer Gulshat Maatkerimova and CGP Curriculum Development Specialist Baktygul Ismailova visited Naryn State University for Public Outreach meeting with the Dean of the School of Economics, the Vice-Rector of the university, 7 professors and 33 students, who enrolled in the Nonprofit Management Course.

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Students, faculty, and CGP staff near Naryn State University building

The purpose of the activity was to promote the NPM Education and raise awareness of the activities implemented within CGP since 2013, and also to hear students’ and university staff’s opinions about the NPM courses as well as to hear their needs and comments. During the meeting, the attendees asked different questions about CGP,  NPM courses, professional development seminars and guest lectures. Students, who were very active during the meeting and demonstrated interest in NPM education were awarded with symbolic prizes. Such meetings help to receive feedback and advance the NPM Courses that are being  introduced since September 2014.

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Students listen with interest about NPM courses being introduced in Kyrgyz Universities and perspectives of advancing NPM education further

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Students and their professor are in attention to provide their feedback after the presentation

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Listening to guest speakers with attention