About project

The project is being implemented by the American University of Central Asia (AUCA) in consortium with partner organizations: UNISON Group (Kyrgyzstan), Technopolis Group (Belgium), Collaborating Center on Sustainable Consumption and Production - СSCP (Germany).

The project is designed for four years from 2020 to 2024, with the funding from the European Union under the SWITCH-Asia Programme. The project is supported by the Delegation of the European Union to the Kyrgyz Republic in cooperation with the Ministry of Economy and Finance, and the Department of Tourism in the Kyrgyz Republic.

The goal of the project is to promote energy security and sustainable growth by promoting sustainable production and consumption (SCP) and energy and resource efficiency (ERE) practices among small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the tourism sector of Kyrgyzstan.


Self-Assessment Tool for SMEs
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The PERETO Library is a collection of the best practices used by HoReCa small and medium enterprises in Kyrgyzstan and around the world. It demonstrates the variety of possible solutions and practices that result in resource efficiency, cost efficiency and a green image among customers.