Academy for business-intermediate organizations (associations, unions, cooperatives etc.).

Bishkek Business club in cooperation with Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Kyrgyz Republic conducting BIO Academy in the framework of NICE-TAK project funded by European Union and Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development of Germany.

BIO Academy offers to eligible and selected associations, unions and other BIOs training, seminars and networking opportunities. Academy is divided into three levels and each refers to the needs of BIOs depending on development degree.

Level 1. Course includes following topics: membership policy, internal and external relations, fundraising. This level designed to newly created or potential BIOs. After the series of training and seminars individual consultations are offered to all participants. Selected BIOs will benefit from further individual technical support.

Level 2. Design and implementing long-term sustainable development strategy for BIOs.

The aim of the seminar is to give an overview what components a strategy should have to be sustainable. The expert will introduce useful steering documents that will allow setting this strategy into practice. One-day session includes service development, BIOS strategy’s components, road map. Session will be followed by individual consultations. Technical and expert support provided to selected artisans.

NICE-TAK – Networking Intermediaries & Competitive Enterprises in Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan. NICE-TAK overall objective is to promote private sector development in Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan, and to facilitate the GDP of the two countries to substantially increase from 2016 to 2019.