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 Receives Friedrich Ebert Foundation Delegation


On February 22, 2017, the Institute for Strategic Studies under the President of Kazakhstan received the representatives of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation. The event was attended by Director of the Department of Central Asia and South Caucasus of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation’s HQ in Berlin Dr. Dietmar Dirmoser, Regional Director of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation Kazakhstan Henriette Kiefer, and the Head of the FES Office in Astana Zauresh Shutova. The KazISS was represented by the Deputy Directors Botagoz Rakisheva and Sanat Kushkumbayev as well as the KazISS Academic and Research Secretary Kazbek Issayev.

In the course of the meeting, the parties discussed the plans for further collaboration between the KazISS and the Friedrich Ebert Foundation. The participants at the meeting stressed that better cooperation between the two institutions is mutually beneficial as it has the potential to promote the development of the relations between Kazakhstan and Germany. The parties considered the possibility of implementation of a series of joint projects as well as the most effective format of their future cooperation.