Anar Orozobaeva graduated from the Kyrgyz State Technical University with degrees of Engineer in Public Catering and Teacher of English Language and Literature, the Economic and Management Center under the Kyrgyz National University with a degree of Accountant. Anar also completed a master’s program in Management of NGO at the Academy of Management under the President of the Kyrgyz Republic, and received a degree of “Sustainability Manager” in Germany as part of an advanced professional training.
Anar Orozobaeva had been coordinating fundraising, management, implementation of 40 tourism projects, 50 civil society and municipality development projects, projects in textile with 17 garment companies, 26 Business Advisory Service projects, 15 building and construction projects using energy efficiency technology and constructions, creation of 12 Social Enterprises and 2 membership associations in Central Asia. She contributed to the creation and supporting the hundred startups and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Central Asia such as tourism service companies, IT- companies, social enterprises, garment, and agricultural companies though pre-/acceleration programmes, coaching, and tracking.
Anar Orozobaeva has work experience in business and Civil Society Organization (CSO) development in UK aid (FCDO) funded PEAK Enterprise and Innovation Programme, Swiss Association for International Cooperation (Helvetas), the Kyrgyz Community Based Tourism Association (KCBTA) “Hospitality Kyrgyzstan”, GIZ project “Fund for Development Projects in Cooperation with Civil Society”, USAID Local Development Program as a staff as well as freelancer and provided several trainings, feasibility studies, analytical work, and moderation in Central Asia.
Anar Orozobaeva is pioneer of Community-based Tourism (CBT) development in Central Asia and first leader of the Kyrgyz Community Based Tourism Association “Hospitality Kyrgyzstan” (KCBTA).