On March 11, 2022, a meeting was held at the KazISS under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan with representatives of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FEF) – Head of the Regional Representative Office of the FEF in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan Christoph Mohr and Head of the Representative Office of the FEF in Nur-Sultan Zauresh Shutova.
From KazISS, the meeting was attended by Director Yerkin Tukumov, Deputy Director Sanat Kushkumbayev, Head of the International Studies Department Assel Nazarbetova, Chief Expert of the Information and Analytical Work Department Almira Akhmetova.
During the meeting, KazISS Director Yerkin Tukumov thanked the long-term partner of the Institute for long-term fruitful cooperation and dwelled in detail on the history and current state of cooperation between KazISS and FEF, the activities carried out and the results of joint work. In addition, he shared his vision of the prospects and directions for further cooperation.
Following the meeting, the parties expressed interest in continuing mutually beneficial cooperation, holding joint projects, meetings, events and discussion platforms where the state, problems and prospects of regional development will be discussed.