Kazakhstan Institute for Strategic Studies

under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Address of the President to the people of Kazakhstan

Third Modernization of Kazakhstan

"Only those nations who manage to set the future goals and proceed resolutely facing the challenges,

instead of sitting on the hedge and waiting, are the winners."

KazISS Opens Representative Office in Mangistau


In order to strengthen regional capacity, the Institute for Strategic Studies under the President of Kazakhstan has opened its Representative Office in the city of Aktau with the assistance provided by the Internal Policy Department of Akimat of Mangistau Region.

The Office’s main objectives are to conduct studies on the socio-economic issues of the region and to ensure better communication and exchange with local expert community and other concerned parties.

Dauren Talipov – an expert sociologist with extensive experience in analytical centers and research projects - is appointed the Head of the KazISS Mangistau Representative Office.

The KazISS is to open its regional offices in East Kazakhstan and North Kazakhstan regions.