Conservation and Adaptive Reuse of the Former 19th-Century Oim School for Young Women in Konibodom

This project involves the conservation and adaptation of the site for reuse as a cultural center. It directly supports the U.S. embassy’s efforts to encourage the appreciation of Tajik traditions and identity.

The Oim school welcomed girls from across Central Asia at a time when the education of young women outside the home was uncommon. [Photo credit: Project organizer]

Project Details

Location: Konibodom, Tajikistan, Central Asia, Asia Organiser(s): Imdodi Gayrat Funder(s): U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Funding received: $77,160 Commencement Date: 09/2017 Project Status: Completed
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