Within the project on financial knowledge, the CJSC “FINCA Bank” and the Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University have prepared the handbook on financial knowledge. According to preliminary data, the handbook as a subject for the students of individual high educational institutes of Kyrgyzstan will be introduced in new academic year – autumn of 2015. The handbook is recommended by the Ministry of Education and Science. It is recommended to the students of the faculties of economics.

On April 17, 2015, the Congress on Financial Management will be held in Osh city on a basis of one of the universities. The handbook will be presented during this event. The representative of the Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University who is also a co-author of the handbook, will tell in his presentation about joint project, its necessity, significance and advantages.

By Umed Khikmatov, the regional operational manager of the CJSC “FINCA Bank” – the co-author of this manual: “Enhancing of financial knowledge level of the population is one of priority goals at national level. Cooperation and involvement of all stakeholders are needed to address this challenge. This handbook is “strong” contribution of its authors, and “FINCA Bank” and KRSU in this complex but very important matter”.