Kazakhstan Institute for Strategic Studies

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.


Umirserik T. Kasenov 

First Director of KazISS (July 1993 – May 1997)


Lev Yu. Tarakov 

Director of KazISS (May – December 1997)






Alma K. Sultangaliyeva 

Director of KazISS (December 1997 – April 1998)




Yermukhamet K. Yertysbayev 

Director of KazISS (April 1998 – May 2000)




Maulen S.Ashimbayev 

Director of KazISS (May 2000 — May 2005)



Bulat K.Sultanov

KazISS Director from 2005 until 2014