Social Innovation Lab Kyrgyzstan (SILK) is a faculty initiative within the Division of Social Sciences at the American University of Central Asia. The primary goal of SILK is to engage in socially significant projects in Kyrgyzstan and develop innovative solutions to social problems. SILK is a platform from which faculty members design and implement research and civic engagement projects across a very broad spectrum of topics.
SILK is open to researchers at other universities and organizations that are interested in developing innovative approaches to social issues in the region.
The primary partners at this time are,
Active projects as of September 2020 include
AUCA is looking for a Director for SILK. Please see the SILK Director Position.
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Seth Fearey, Liberal Arts and Science Department, AUCA
Bozhil Kondev, Tian Shan Policy Center, AUCA
Amangeldy Djumabaev, Soros Foundation Kyrgyzstan