2,000 cyclists set for charity bike ride in Akmola rgn KOKSHETAU. KAZINFORM - Burabike 2018, the 6th charity bike ride, will take place on August 30 in the Shchuchinsk-Burabay resort area. All proceeds will go to provide children's hospitals in Kazakhstan with vital medical equipment, Kazinform correspondent cites the press service of Visit Aqmola tourist media center.
Participants of Wings for Life World Run collect EUR 3 million for charity ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Over 100,000 registered runners and wheelchair participants at more than 200 locations across 66 countries, including Azerbaijan, covered 934,484 km globally in the fifth annual Wings for Life World Run charity event to raise funds for spinal cord injury research, AZERTAC reports.
“Zhomart Zhurek” award for generosity to appear in Kazakhstan ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Minister of Religious Affairs and Civil Society of Kazakhstan Nurlan Yermekbayev told the Committee of Civil Society to introduce annual honoring ceremony "Zhomart Zhurek", Kazinform refers to the press service of the Ministry.
Conflicts and disasters forcing 59 million young people into illiteracy – UNICEF study PARIS. KAZINFORM Nearly three in ten young people between the ages of 15 and 24 living in conflict- or disaster-affected countries are illiterate, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said Wednesday, calling for greater investments in the education, particularly for the most disadvantaged children and youth, WAM reports.