On 17 February 2021, the Permanent Representative of the Kyrgyz Republic to the OSCE, Ambassador Bakyt Dzhusupov met with the newly appointed OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media Ms. Teresa Ribeiro in Vienna.
The issues of cooperation in fulfilling obligations on freedom of the media were discussed in the meeting. The openness of civil society, freedom of speech, and media in the Kyrgyz Republic were the focus of the meeting. The importance of continuing the "Central Asian Media Conference" platform was noted.
The parties agreed to continue close interaction and cooperation, including the joint organization of a number of events.