Kazakhstan Institute for Strategic Studies under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan

The Address to the People of Kazakhstan by President

of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Kassym-Jomart Tokayev

A strong system «Responsible State - Responsible Society - 

Responsible Person» must be perpetuated in our country.

In March 26-27, 2021, on the eve of the World Historian Day, the Eurasian National University named after L.N. Gumilyov, ROO "Association of Discussions the people of Kazakhstan" Shakhyrak "together with the Karaganda University named after E.A. Buketov held a Republican educational scientific and methodological webinar with participation on the topic "Cooperation of the APK departments with museums and archives for the preservation of historical memory."

The webinar was attended by representatives of state bodies, deputies, museums, archives of the Republic of Kazakhstan, domestic and foreign experts, members of the Association of Departments of the APK, faculty of Kazakhstani universities.

The speakers were representatives of government agencies, civil society institutions, scientific structures, university scientists, domestic and foreign experts, young researchers from 6 states (Russia, Turkey, Poland, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, China).

The purpose of this webinar was to familiarize and constructively discuss methods for the further development of interaction between the APK departments, scientific and educational structures, civil society institutions, and international experience in preserving common historical memory.

In his welcoming speech, the moderator of the webinar, head of the report of the people of Kazakhstan ENU named after L.N. Gumilyov, Chairperson of the Association for Discussion of Issues of the People of Kazakhstan Shakhyrak, Doctor of Political Sciences Natalya Kalashnikova noted the role of the projects of the Assembly of Kazakhstan in preserving historical memory. “Since 2009, APK has been implementing a large-scale international project“ Memory for the Sake of the Future ”. It has become an international international platform, which behaved in the scientific, social and humanitarian aspects of historical memory, ”said N. Kalashnikova.

At the end, the presentations prepared by the Association of Meetings of the People of Kazakhstan "Shagyrak" were presented: Collection of materials of the third Republican scientific and methodological webinar "Improving the mechanisms of interaction of the APK departments with ethnocultural regions: from the experience of the Southern region"; "Review of new editions on the topic of historical memory."

At the initiative of the Association of the Chairs of the Assembly of the People of Kazakhstan "Shagyrak", supported by the leadership of ENU and KarU, a collection of webinar materials will be published, which will become a kind of review and generalization of proposals for the preservation and strengthening of common historical memory.

Chief expert Nurlan Zhanabilov took part in the event on behalf of the KazISS under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.