Over 5700 hate crimes reported in 2018, OSCE report WARSAW. KAZINFORM – Marking the International Day for Tolerance on 16 November with the publication of its annual hate crime dataset, the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) urges countries to implement hate crime legislation that has existed on their law books for many years.
Leaders of CIS, OSCE election observation missions in Belarus to meet on 17 November FANIPOL. KAZINFORM - The leaders of the CIS and OSCE observation missions to the elections to the House of Representatives of the seventh convocation in Belarus is scheduled to meet on 17 November, head of the CIS observation mission Sergei Lebedev told the media, BelTA has learned.
OSCE supports study tour for Kazakh officials on water facilities management and safety NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The OSCE Programme Office in Nur-Sultan in partnership with Slovakia’s state enterprise Water Management Construction organize a five-day study tour for six government officials and private sector representatives from Kazakhstan from October 7 until October 11 to Bratislava, Slovakia.
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.
OSCE Economic and Environmental Forum to take place in Prague in mid-September PRAGUE. KAZINFORM The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) will hold its 27th Economic and Environmental Forum in the Czech capital of Prague on September 11-13, Spokesman of the Ministry of and European Foreign Affairs of the Slovak Republic Boris Gandel told TASS.
10th Anniversary Central Asian Leadership Programme for Environmental Leaders NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The OSCE Programme Office in Nur-Sultan will support 10th Anniversary Central Asian Leadership Programme (CALP) on Environment for Sustainable Development in Almaty, Kazakhstan. The event will take place on September 16-22.
OSCE supports seminar on transboundary water co-operation between Kazakhstan and Russia NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The OSCE Programme Office in Nur-Sultan in partnership with the Energy Ministry and the Western Kazakhstan regional administration will support a seminar on transboundary water co-operation in the Zhaiyk (Ural) river basin for some 40 participants from Kazakhstan and the Russian Federation representing government authorities, academia, civil society and expert community.
OSCE supports roundtable discussion on solid and organic waste management in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The OSCE Programme Office in Nur-Sultan will support a roundtable discussion on best practices in waste and landfill management technologies on the example of two Shchuchinsk-Borovskaya and Bayanaul resort areas with the participation of some 60 government, municipal, hospitality business and civil society representatives.
Dariga Nazarbayeva meets with OSCE Chairman-in-Office NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Chairperson of the Senate of the Kazakh Parliament, Dariga Nazarbayeva, has met today with the Chairman-in-Office of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), Slovakia's Minister of Foreign and European Affairs, Miroslav Lajčák, Kazinform cites the Senate press service.
Combating trafficking in human beings focus of OSCE-supported training seminar in Kazakhstan ASTANA. KAZINFORM 16 representatives of the akimats (regional administration) of 14 regions of Kazakhstan responsible for the work of the regional commissions on combating illegal export, import and trafficking in human beings took part in an OSCE-supported training seminar on combating human trafficking, which concluded on 1 March 2019 in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
OSCE supports discussion on strategic environmental assessment in Kazakhstan ASTANA. KAZINFORM The OSCE Programme Office in Astana in partnership with the UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), the Energy Ministry, the United Nations Development Programme and the European Union Delegation will organize a final roundtable on application of strategic environmental assessment and environmental impact assessment in Kazakhstan.
OSCE supports discussion on perspectives of organic agricultural development in Kazakhstan ASTANA. KAZINFORM The OSCE Programme Office will support a roundtable discussion on prospects of agricultural development in Kazakhstan with a focus on recently adopted national standards of organic production and certification.
OSCE SecGen lauds Kazakh President's role in solution of regional conflicts ASTANA. KAZINFORM President Nursultan Nazarbayev held a meeting with OSCE Secretary General Thomas Greminger on the sidelines of the 6th Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions in Astana on Wednesday, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
Training seminar for law enforcement on media relations in Kazakhstan to take place ASTANA. KAZINFORM The OSCE Programme Office in Astana will support a four-day training seminar for some 25 press officers of the Prosecutor's Offices from across Kazakhstan. The event will take place on October 1-4 in Kosshy.
Seminar on judicial application of environmental legislation in Kazakhstan to take place ASTANA. KAZINFORM A training seminar on judicial application of environmental legislation in Kazakhstan will take place on August 17 in Almaty.The event is organized by The OSCE Programme Office in Astana, the Supreme Court of Kazakhstan.
Int'l conf to focus on transboundary cooperation in the Zhaiyk river basin ASTANA. KAZINFORM An international conference on transboundary water co-operation in the Zhaiyk (Ural) river basin organized by the OSCE Programme Office in Astana, the Western Kazakhstan regional administration, the Public Fund Ecological Movement Zhaiyk-Ural will take place on July 23 in Uralsk.