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Protection of migratory birds and their habitats for people and the planet

Bird migration is a unique natural phenomenon. Approximately 2,000 of the 11,000 bird species in the world migrate, traveling hundreds and thousands of kilometers to find the best conditions and…  


IPCC ALARM REPORT: Global Climate Trends and Forecasts for Kazakhstan

The Working Group I report is the first installment of the IPCC’s Sixth Assessment Report (AR6), which will be completed in 2022. “This report reflects extraordinary efforts under exceptional…  


Towards Cleaner Air - on the battlefront to trounce air pollution, create healthier human capital

Air quality is an important issue to address because more than 70 percent of the world’s population will live in cities by 2040. Alarmingly, polluted air causes higher mortality than smoking,…  


Towards low-carbon development in Kazakhstan

Today, the energy industry is the source of about 73 percent of greenhouse-gas emissions and holds the key to averting the worst effects of climate change. The greatest challenge of our time globally…  


Representatives of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kyrgyzstan and Academy of MIA visited Kazakhstan to overview best practices on prevention and response to violence against women

From 6 to 10 September, a week-long experience exchange program in the field of prevention and response to sexual and domestic violence was held for representatives of the Academy of the Ministry of…  


How to increase funding for Protected Areas in Kazakhstan

The United Nations Development Program in the Republic of Kazakhstan within the Biodiversity Financing Initiative (BIOFIN) presented an online course "New Approaches in Financial Management of…  


“The Greatest gift of life is life itself” the story of Madina

One of the most serious human rights problems today is discrimination against persons with disabilities (PWDs), who often face inequality, stigma, and prejudice. Based on the principle of “leaving no…  


Youth embrace eco-friendly lifestyles for a sustainable future

Our climate is changing -- it’s happening right now before our very eyes. Climate change is not something that will take place in the future - we see how climate change caused by human activities is…  


NGOs in Kazakhstan Empowered by Crowdfunding Academy Tadamon

Gulmira Parmysheva, social entrepreneur and founder of the Kishkentai project, produces eco-toys for the rehabilitation of children with special needs since 2019. She has been able to do this…  

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