Basis

Decisions of the National Council on sustainable development of the Kyrgyz Republic aimed at holding fair and transparent elections to the Parliament of the Kyrgyz Republic; the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic was tasked to create a Single state register of population of the Kyrgyz Republic, including those containing biometric data of citizens.

The order of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 147-p dated by May 7, 2014 established by the Republican staff on the formation of the Unified state register of the Kyrgyz Republic and conducting collection of biometric data of population of the Kyrgyz Republic (further – unified state register of population) and approved submitted to the National Council Plan actions forced the Government to create a unified state register of population with the biometric database, and declared a national campaign for collection of biometric data of citizens of the Kyrgyz Republic.

Decision No. 3 of National Council for sustainable development of the Kyrgyz Republic of October 27, 2014, the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic was requested in conjunction with the Central Commission for elections and referendums of the Kyrgyz Republic, to develop the mechanism of interaction of bodies of Executive power and bodies of local self-government with the election commissions at all levels on the compilation and updating of voter lists and identification of voters on polling day, with the addition, if necessary, changes and amendments to the existing legislation and to determine the required financial resources to purchase hardware and software identification and counting of votes.

Start date

27-04-2014

Date of completion

04-10-2015

The total budget

264 600 247,9 СОМ
3 455 162,77 $

Sources of funding

The state budget of the Kyrgyz Republic, JICA, UNDP, Swiss Government, USAID

Human resources

Number of Operators - 9 884
Number of Coaches - 162
Number of IT Specialists - 526

Project milestones

  • 07-Май-2014 The establishment of Republican headquarters The order of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic from May 7, 2014 #147
  • 16-Май-2014 Approval of the Plan of the forced actions of the Government of the KYRGYZ Republic on creation of the unified state register of population of the Kyrgyz Republic
  • 16-Июн-2014 The President signed the Law “On the of biometric registration of citizens of the Kyrgyz Republic”
  • 27-Окт-2014 Decision No. 3 of National Council for sustainable development of the Kyrgyz Republic from October 27, 2014 the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic was requested in conjunction with the Central Commission for elections and referendums of the Kyrgyz Republic, to develop the mechanism of interaction of bodies of Executive power and bodies of local self-government with the election commissions at all levels on the compilation and updating of voter lists and identification of voters on polling day, with the addition, if necessary, changes and amendments to the existing legislation and to determine the required financial resources to purchase hardware and software identification and counting of votes.
  • 11-Ноя-2014 The Government adopted a resolution "On approval of the Procedure of ensuring the security of biometric data of citizens of the Kyrgyz Republic" from November 11, 2014 № 639.
  • 24-Апр-2015 Entered into force amendments to the constitutional Law of the Kyrgyz Republic "On elections of President of the Kyrgyz Republic and deputies of Jogorku Kenesh of the Kyrgyz Republic", according to which the list of voters shall be compiled by the authorized state body in the sphere of population registration on the basis of information of voters and their biometric and personal data, using a system of registration of voters
  • 12-Авг-2015 Decree No. 117 from August 12, 2015 On approval of the regulation "On the procedure of interaction of the Central Commission for elections and referendums of the Kyrgyz Republic and State registration service under the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic"
  • 4-Окт-2015 Elections of deputies of the Jogorku Kenesh