About the Foundation

The “Roza Otunbayeva Initiative” International Public Foundation is a nonprofit, nongovernmental organization established in January 2012. it aims to initiate an implement programs and projects that can contribute to the social, political and, economic development of the country, as well as to the respect and protection of the environment in the Kyrgyz Republic. 

The International Public Foundation “Roza Otunbayeva Initiative” is a platform that brings partners together to generate and implement innovative and progressive ideas that contribute to supporting development programs targeted at all age groups. 

The founder of the Foundation is Roza Otunbayeva, former President of the Kyrgyz Republic, member of the high-level group of advisers on mediation under the UN Secretary General, and member of the Club de Madrid, Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Afghanistan and Head of the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan.

Roza Otunbayeva

“We are raising a generation that will build the country today and create the fundaments for the fatherland for the XXII century. The bold and dynamic challenges of our time set us the task of raising and educating a strong, modern, educated youth who can catch up with the advanced countries and lead our movement towards a confident future”

Roza Otunbayeva

Main goals of the Foundation

  • Promoting human development, expanding civic participation, strengthening civil society;
  • Implementing cultural, environmental and charitable programs and projects;
  • Supporting initiatives for peacekeeping, expanding communication platforms on issues of international political, economic and humanitarian cooperation.

Our vision

Kyrgyzstan is a technologically advanced country with a competitive human resource, based on the values of humanism and justice.