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WFP Kyrgyz Republic - Country Brief

The Kyrgyz Republic is a landlocked Central Asian country with 90 percent of the territory covered by high mountains and 67 percent of the population living in rural areas.  

Present in the country since 2008, WFP has been pivotal in supporting the Kyrgyz Government in improving social protection systems, enhancing access to nutritious diets, promoting rural development, and strengthening disaster risk management and climate change adaptation. The monthly Country Brief provides updates on programmatic implementation, partnerships, achievements, and challenges.