|Languages||Kyrgyz (official); Russian is de facto second language of communication|
|Religions||Muslim, 75%; Russian Orthodox, 20%; other, 5%|
|Ethnicity||Kyrgyz 52.4%, Russian 18%, Uzbek 12.9%, Ukrainian 2.5%, German 2.4%, other 11.8%|
|Population||5,284,149 (July 2007 est.)|
|Capital||Bishkek (formerly Frunze), 631,000|
ICVolunteers-Switzerland is the Swiss branch of ICVolunteers. Historically, the Swiss office is the cradle of the whole organization. ICVolunteers has local presence in a growing number of countries, including Kirghizistan.
We invite you to look over what we are doing in the area.