USAID hosts 9th Annual Central Asia Trade Forum in Kazakhstan ALMATY. KAZINFORM The U.S. Agency for International Development will host one of the region’s flagship international business events, the ninth annual Central Asia Trade Forum, at the Rixos Khadisha Hotel, on November 12-13, 2019 in Shymkent, Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan builds platform for multilateral cooperation, Manish Kumar UFA. KAZINFORM «Kazakhstan’s initiative on the establishment of the UN Sustainable Development Centre for Central Asia and Afghanistan provides unique opportunities for fulfilling top priority socioeconomic tasks across the region,» president of the Indian Industry Confederation for Eurasia Manish Kumar told Kazinform Agency on the margins of the V Forum of Small and Medium Business of SCO and BRICS member states in Ufa.
OSCE supports 10th annual Central Asia environmental leadership programme in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The OSCE-supported tenth annual Central Asian Leadership Programme (CALP) took place from 15 to 22 September 2019 in Almaty. Some 70 young environmental leaders, CALP alumni from the Central Asian countries and Afghanistan, representatives from the government and international organizations participated in the event.
CAREC countries agree to develop common energy strategy TASHKENT. KAZINFORM Energy ministers of Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) member countries have signed a joint declaration in Tashkent pledging to develop and implement a common CAREC 2020 energy strategy, the press service of the Asian Development Bank Office in Uzbekistan informed.
Speaker session on female glacier expedition to take place ALMATY. KAZINFORM Summer school of the female glacier expedition «Adventure of Science: Women and Glaciers in Central Asia» is now closed! Initiated by the UNESCO Almaty Office, the event offers women a unique opportunity for glacier experiences.
Kassym-Jomart Tokayev meets foreign ministers of CA countries NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has met today with foreign ministers of the Central Asian countries – Chingiz Aidarbekov (Kyrgyzstan), Sirodjidin Mukhriddin (Tajikistan), Raşit Meredow (Turkmenistan) and Abdulaziz Kamilov (Uzbekistan), Kazinform reports citing the Akorda press service.
EU launches triangular project with Central Asia to support Afghan women's economic empowerment NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The European Union provides EUR 2 million to realise a UNDP implemented, triangular project that will enable Afghan women to graduate from higher education institutions in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan.