Today, August 7, ADRA Kyrgyzstan and OOSZN organized a meeting of elderly people with the Mayor’s Office of Bishkek and communal – household services.
At the meeting were discussed the urgent problems of pensioners on the increase in utility tariffs, improvement of transportation services for elderly, the sanitary condition of the city of Bishkek. Elderly had the opportunity to ask questions to representatives of the municipal government about the issue which mostly disturb them.
At the event were attended the mayor of Bishkek Kulmatov Kubanichbek Keneveshich, Vice Mayor Omurbekova Altynay Seytbekovna, utilities managers, Head of the Department of Housing Kanatbek Eshatov, chairman of the Public Association of social protection Irina Politi and regional director of ADRA Kyrgyzstan Igor Litvinov.
The next meeting of pensioners with government agencies is scheduled for September 11 in Bishkek. ADRA Kyrgyzstan is supporting elderly people in Kyrgyzstan and continue helping them to raise their voices about their problems to the governmental level.