The forthcoming meeting of the Heads of disaster management authorities of the Central Asian states, which will be held on April 27, 2018 in Almaty, Kazakhstan - is a good reason to set sights once… Read more
I started having an interest in development about ten years ago, when I first travelled to study in Canada. The simple image of the world shaped by my life in Kazakhstan was shattered and completely… Read more
To get up to speed with the changes of the post-Soviet time shortly after it gained independence Kazakhstan launched a presidential scholarship program “Bolashak” for international study. Its goal was… Read more
When I was a child and then a teenager Kazakhstan was transiting from a centrally planned economy to a free market. Bounty and Snickers chocolates moved from TV commercials on the screens at home and… Read more
Disaster preparedness is a real concern in Kazakhstan, where there is a strong risk of natural disasters, such as earthquakes, striking at any time. A significant proportion of the territory of… Read more
Kazakhstan is ramping up efforts to conserve its biological diversity by creating protected zones for the flora and fauna found across its vast landmass.
As the human race encroaches ever more on… Read more