The U.S. Provides Additional Funds to Kazakhstan to Strengthen the Fight Against COVID-19

May 22, 2020, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan – As part of the comprehensive response against COVID-19 pandemic, the United States Government announced an additional $1.5 million in funding through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to Kazakhstan. To date USAID has provided approximately $3.11 million in new emergency relief funding to help Kazakhstan respond to the …

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U.S. Government Provides $750,000 to Fight Measles Outbreak in Kazakhstan

May 12, 2020, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan – The U.S. Government through its Agency for International Development (USAID) provided more than 321 million tenge ($750,000) to support Kazakhstan’s response efforts against the recent measles outbreak. USAID is providing these funds through the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) to identify root causes of the measles outbreak, raise public …

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The U.S. Provides Additional Funding for Risk Communication and Infection Prevention and Control to Support Kazakhstan’s Response to COVID-19

May 11, 2020, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan – The United States Government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has committed an additional 214 million tenge ($500,000), bringing the total U.S. Government contribution to over 1.6 billion tenge ($3.79 million) to support Kazakhstan’s efforts to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. The additional funding will be provided …

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Telephonic Press Briefing with CDC on COVID-19 Support in Central Asia

Special Briefing Via Telephone DR. Daniel Singer, Regional Director For Central Asia, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention (CDC) May 6, 2020   Moderator:  Hi, and greetings to everyone from the U.S. Department of State.  I would like to welcome the participants joining this discussion.  Today we are pleased to be joined by Dr. Daniel …

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CDC Approves $1.6 Million for COVID-19 Response in Kazakhstan

The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC/CAR) has pledged $1.68 Million to support the government of Kazakhstan in managing the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak as part of a $6.8 Million package of assistance for Central Asia. In partnership with the local governments, CDC’s offices in Central Asia will use these new funds to …

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USAID Convenes Representatives from Central Asia and Afghanistan for Dialogue on Transboundary Water Resource Management

Burabay, Kazakhstan, January 22, 2020 – Today, USAID’s Smart Waters project convened water sector national partners from five Central Asian countries and Afghanistan for the eighth Regional Steering Committee for water coordination in Burabay, Kazakhstan. The meeting facilitated the exchange of information and ideas among participating countries and the sharing of national best practices at …

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