under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
The President's Address to the People of Kazakhstan
Growing welfare of kazakh citizens: increase in income and quality of life
Well-being of the population and accession of Kazakhstan to the list
of 30 developed countries are the long-term goals of our independent state.
On 27-28 September 2018 in Astana city was held VI Congress of sociologists of Kazakhstan on the topic: «Kazakhstan`s Modernization Strategy in the sociological dimension: new values, new system of coordinates, new time». Organizers of the event – the Ministry of Social Development of the RK and the PA «Association of Sociologists of Kazakhstan» (ASK).
On 27 September on the base of Eurasian National University named after L.N. Gumilyev was held Forum of the young sociologists. On the base of the Kazakhstan`s Institute for Strategic Studies under the President of the RK, trainings were held for representatives of the local executive bodies and regional Mass Media: 1. «Efficiency of the agenda management in the conditions of informational society», coaches – KazISS deputy director under the President of the RK Madia Nurgaliyeva, head of the social-political department studies of KazISS under the President of the RK Alua Zholdybalina; 2. «Values orientations of Kazakhstan`s people in the context of the shaping One nation of the future», - coaches director of the Academy of the political management of «Nur Otan`s» party Zhanar Bukanova, head of the Department of the sociological studies of the Institute of strategic initiatives «Nur Otan`s» party Saltanat Yermakhanova.
28 September at the National academic library was held plenary meeting «Astana – the territory of success: new city, new ideas, new reality in the center of Eurasia», dedicated to the 20 anniversary of the capital.
In the work of plenary meeting have participated First deputy of the Head of Presidential Administration, President of the Association of sociologists of Kazakhstan, doctor of sociologic sciences, the NAS of the RK Marat Tazhin, minister of social development, doctor of political sciences Darkhan Kaletayev, vice-president of the International Sociological Association (ISA), doctor of sociology, professor of the Federal university of Rio-de-Janeiro (Brazil), magazine editor MCA Current Sociology Eloise Martin, guests from Japan, Turkey, Russia, UAE, Germany, Parliament of the RK deputies, representatives of the state bodies, universities of the country and expert-analytical structures.
All speakers noticed the necessity of the enhancing of the cooperation of sociology and political science as leading direction of the social-humanitarian circle of sciences and also the importance on the increasing quality of sociological studies, especially on the regional level.
Vice-president of the International sociological association (ISA) Eloise Martin noticed the importance of the work, which was done by the Association of the sociologists of Kazakhstan, and she noticed the opportunity of using of sociology for creating the best society for all citizens.
The plenary session addressed the strengthening of civil society, implementation of the «Rukhani Zhangyru» program, development of Kazakhstan`s capital in the context of world trend urbanization, shaping in Astana of social space which make Kazakhstanis identity, also were presented sociological reports in the framework of UNDP project.
Before the beginning of the Congress, a collection of materials has been prepared, following the results a specialized issue of the journal «Sociology» will be published.
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