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The Turanga tree — a relic of the deserts of Kazakhstan

The advent of warm weather in the wild steppes of Kazakhstan fills all life around with new, vibrant colours. Zheltorangy village is located in the semi-desert zone of Kazakhstan just 100 km towards…  



Boosting the ranks of women guardians of biodiversity

Today, 22 May we mark United Nations Biodiversity Day. Biological diversity is a world heritage, a most valuable gift, a vital necessity for the economic and social development of humanity. The…  


Kazakhstan's pristine nature as a potential for ecotourism development

Ecotourism is the fastest growing sector in the tourism industry, accounting for 25 percent of the global tourism. According to the United Nations World Tourism Organization, the number of ecotourists…  


Resilient forests: A strong partner in addressing climate change

Forests cover 30 percent of the Earth’s land area and represent a lifeline for the people and the planet. They are essential to the mankind as well as to the 80 percent of the Earh’s land-based…  






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