4. BUKHARA Information and Cultural Center (Partner)
April 19 was conducted another NGO Club Meeting. Agenda of the meeting included
entrepreneur activities development among NGOs in Bukhara Oblast; discussion of the
regulations rules of the NGO Club's activities; activities planning for the Club for the year 2003.
In April 23, there was conducted Press Club for Bukhara Oblast journalists. The hot issue of the
meeting was Problems and difficulties of the mass media representatives in their professional
In April 26, consultation group was conducted for the Coalition of Medical NGOs on
Development of the paid services. The purpose of the consultation was to discuss the situation
with fees for services provided to organization by the Coalition members and to develop related
During the quarter informational bulletin of the Center Partner was prepared and issued on the
May 23, group consultation on Stakeholder Analysis. Project Design trainings was conducted for
partners of the Crisis Center Oydin Nuri. Office stationary supply, organization of lunch and
coffee breaks was provided by Oydin Nuri.
May 24, the meeting of NGOs interested in creation of the branch of International Public
Organization International Socio Economic Alliance was organized. As the result of the
discussion participants came to the point to prepare comments, suggestions and recommendations
on creation of such a branch.
In June meeting with deputy director of the City Department of Culture was conducted to define
main directions of cooperation. As the result a group consisting of 15 representatives of libraries,
clubs and Culture Houses was defined for participation in the training program.
In June all the Manuals to trainings have been printed out and bound for more convenient usage.
During the Quarter the CSSC worked closely with INTRAC and Participated in the Central Asian
Conference on Monitoring and Evaluation; Participation in the regional work group of
consultants on Strategy of INTRAC activity in Central Asia; Participation at the work group
meeting; Participation on the regional training on Organizational Development; Participation in
the evaluation o the INTRAC training program; and Providing logistics for INTRAC when meeting
with NGOs on Social Partnership.
Internal Capacity Building
April 28 29, 2003 the CSSC Manager participated in the Central Asian Conference on
Monitoring and Evaluation of Development Programs in Central Asia. Who benefits? The
Conference was conducted in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, and organized by INTRAC (Great Britain) and
During the reporting quarter evaluation of all the CAG projects has been conducted
Coalition of NGOs called Lets save Bukhara for other generation unified to conduct
informational campaign on saving cultural and historical heritage of Bukhara. In the frames of the
campaign the following events have been conducted: exhibition of old photocopies of Bukhara;
Round Table on Who benefits? and meeting with children from UNESCO school with the
purpose of organizing volunteer movement on saving the cultural heritage; children photo
exhibition World in my eyes and others.
Advocacy campaign on protection of rights of residents living in Makhallas located nearby
Tuberculosis Hospital of Kanimekhskiy rayon of Navoyi Oblast was conducted by local NGO.