Comparative Overview of Legislation in the Central Asian Republics

Published: January 2015

This 2015 ICNL report examines the legal regulation of NGOs in Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. Subjects examined include the legal regulation of foreign funding; the authority of state bodies to carry out inspections of NGO activities; administrative and criminal liability for offenses committed by NGOs; state funding of NGOs; the regulation of NGOs in anti-terrorism legislation; and the regulation of unregistered NGOs. Available in Russian only.