EC mission denies its NCO notice to Kyrgyz government
The European Commission's Mission to Kyrgyzstan denied the statement of some NGO leaders on Friday, March 13. They spread the information that the EC has sent the notice to the Kyrgyz government which criticizes the draft Noncommercial organizations bill, reproted
"In response to the article published on Thursday, March 12, 2009 in some Kyrgyz mass media, the EC Mission would like to explain that it did not send any formal notice concerning the parliament's initiative to amend Noncommercial organizations (Nongovernmental organizations) bill to the Kyrgyz government.
The EC Mission reminded that during Bishkek seminar with participation of EU and Kyrgyz NGOs, the concern was shown over the proposed amendments which can seriously affect the capability of the local NGOs to conduct their business.