Leaders from all walks of life are working as a team to dissuade Kyrgyz youth from joining extremist groups.
The award is timed to coincide with the country's 25th anniversary of independence.
Terrorist attacks in June and July traumatised the country.
Authorities want militants to pay the price for their choices.
A splinter group of the IMU is arousing concern in Tajikistan.
Uzbek courts are sending ISIL members to prison.
Concerned citizens are reacting to deadly attacks that shocked the country.
Imams, authorities and civil society are all helping defeat extremist recruitment.
Iran's involvement in the Syria war has prolonged the conflict and inflamed tensions throughout the region, experts say.
Extremist rhetoric is losing its attraction.