Work and Travel in Bishkek

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All year round in Bishkek volunteers can participate in educational programs and in the organisation of various cultural and sports events and amateur tours, as well as helping in hospitals, children centers and centers for the elderly and people with special needs. For sure, if you is Christian, local protestant churches will be glad to meet you and accept your service with gratitude.



Spring in Kyrgyzstan is possible to participate in agricultural work - to plant trees in the gardens.


Volunteers are needed in summer camps for children and youth on a beautiful mountain lake Issyk-Kul.


In autumn you can help in the organisation of agricultural fairs.


Skiing in Bishkek - does it exist? Are there plenty of opportunities for people to get work in Bishkek in the winter? What kind of skills are needed at this time of year? Please update this section and let fellow travellers know what you have learnt if you have worked in Bishkek in the winter or if you are a Host and live here and can share your knowledge.


If you are a foreigner and work in Kyrgyzstan, as a rule, you will be treated with respect. However, to take a taxi or dine in the café, or, in general, to deal with local people is better if you have local friend. Adopt a local friend is easy - just agree to help him or her to practice one of popular languages that you speak - from the English to Chinese or Turkish.

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