This table provides information about the indicator

Indicator name

15.8.1 Proportion of countries adopting relevant national legislation and adequately resourcing the prevention or control of invasive alien species

Target name

15.8 By 2020, introduce measures to prevent the introduction and significantly reduce the impact of invasive alien species on land and water ecosystems and control or eradicate the priority species


Goal 15. Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss.

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Geographical coverage

Кыргызская Республика

Unit of measurement

Prevent the introduction and significantly reduce the impact of invasive alien species on land and water ecosystems and control or eradicate the priority species.


According to the OIE’s information on the registration of the discovered animal diseases. Each country shall take the necessary preventive measures. This information also includes diseases transmitted to humans and deliberate administration of pathogens. The information is submitted immediately or periodically, depending on the severity of the disease. This objective applies to diseases, whether natural and intentional. The data are shared via e-mail, disease information sources or the interface of the World Animal Health Information System (WAHIS interface).

Rationale and interpretation

The main tasks under this paragraph include protecting public health against diseases common to animals and humans, protecting animal health against diseases and ensuring epizootic well-being, protecting the Kyrgyz Republic from infectious and exotic animal diseases’ entry and spread, monitoring the safety of products, animal and plant raw materials, veterinary medicines, fodder and feed additives and taking measures to protect the environment, etc.

Method of computation

Выборка данных из имеющихся источников.

Comments and limitations

Из-за отсутствия систематических работ по отслеживанию наличия и состояния чужеродных инвазивных видов/ подвидов, редко обновляются данные об их количестве.

Quality assurance

Усиление контроля распространения и видового состава инвазивных чужеродных видов на территории республики

Data availability and gaps

Кадастры и публикации НАН КР, сайты уполномоченных государственных органов

Comparability with international data/standards
References and documentation

The Kyrgyz Republic SDG National Reporting Platform: Veterinary Inspection website. International Office for Epizootic Diseases. OIE. EEA

Data sources

Кадастры генетического фонда Кыргызстана, издаваемые НАН КР (Институт биологии), ведомственные и статистические отчеты уполномоченных государственных органов, Национальный доклад о состоянии окружающей среды КР.

Data collection methods

In order to prevent the introduction of alien invasive animal diseases, the State Inspectorate for the Export and Import of Live Animals and Livestock Products registers in an electronic database.

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This table provides information about the supplier of the data


The State Inspection on Veterinary and Phyto-Sanitary Security under the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic

Contact person(s)/focal point

Ch. O. Romanov

Contact person's email

Contact person's phone

(0312) 660 780

Organization website

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