China noted the importance of the Regional Hub in Astana as an international center for the development of civil service
Sep 25, 2017
The two-day seminar, under the auspices of the BRICS, on governance themed on"Openness, Inclusiveness, Mutual Benefits and Win-Win: Working Together to Build a Community of Shared Future for Mankind," was held in Quanzhou, China. This event has brought together more than 100 representatives of governments and experts from 13 countries. During the seminar, a Memorandum between The Regional Hub of Civil Service in Astana and the Chinese Academy of Governance was signed.
“Zhassyl Azyk” to receive UNDP’s Equator Prize, Kazakhstan’s first in history
Sep 24, 2017
18 September 2017 - Public Foundation “Zhassyl Azyk” has received the Equator Prize in an award ceremony on the 17th of September 2017 in New York.
The international summer school “Sustainable urban mobility. Modern approaches to the planning of the urban areas’ transformation”
Sep 24, 2017
The international summer school “Sustainable urban mobility. Modern approaches to the planning of the urban areas’ transformation” was held in Almaty in the period from the 8th to the 12th of August 2017.
Kazakh airports prepare to support disaster relief efforts
Sep 24, 2017
Almaty, 18 September 2017: Deutsche Post DHL Group and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will support the Kazakh authorities in their efforts to build resilience against future natural disasters.
The Forum-Café to celebrate the International Youth Day held in Astana
Sep 19, 2017
August 11, 2017, Astana - Forum-Café “Youth for Sustainable Development and Energy Efficient Lifestyle” has been held today in Astana. The event was organized by the United Nations agencies under the facilitation of the United Nations Volunteers Programme to celebrate the International Youth Day that is held on August 12 worldwide after the adoption of the United Nations General Assembly Resolution 54/120. The purpose of the café-forum was to draw attention to the youth contribution to peace and development globally as well as to strengthen cooperation between the youth and the representatives of the Government, educational institutions, civil society, and international organizations.
Airports’ disaster preparedness training and assessment program to be held for the first time in Kazakhstan
Sep 14, 2017
You are invited to attain GARD (Getting Airports Ready for Disaster) training - the internationally recognized disaster preparedness and assessment program that is conducted by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Deutsche Post DHL Group.
UN Pavilion receives an honorary mention from BIE
Sep 9, 2017
As EXPO 2017 Astana came to the end, it was time to find out which pavilions were the best, according to the international jury.
- Keynote speech for UNDP Deputy Resident Representative Munkhtuya Altangerel at Social Innovation and Global Ethics Forum (SIGEF17) Plenary session “SDG as multi-stakeholder opportunities” Sep 6, 2017
- Invitation to the fashion show organized by the United Nations Development Programme in collaboration with the craftspeople of Kazakhstan. Sep 6, 2017
UN press conference sums up its participation at EXPO-2017
Sep 5, 2017
September 5, 2017, Astana – Today the United Nations held a press conference to sum up the results of its participation in the international specialized exhibition EXPO-2017 “Future Energy”. EXPO brought together global leaders to assess where the world stands on sustainable energy and how to boost that agenda together.