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Representatives from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) concluded a three-day visit to Nur-Sultan

Representatives from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) concluded a three-day visit to Nur-Sultan Nur-Sultan, April 19:  Today, representatives from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) concluded a three-day visit to Nur-Sultan, where they met with representatives of the government of Kazakhstan, industry, and civil society to discuss air quality management and to learn about Kazakhstan’s ...
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The U.S. Department of State Awards $750,000 in Program Funding to Sana Sezim to Combat Human Trafficking in Kazakhstan

Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan/DATE– On April 1, the U.S. Department of State’s Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons (TIP Office) [1] awarded a $750,000 grant to the Shymkent-based nongovernmental organization (NGO) Sana Sezim. This award will fund a 36-month project to increase access to justice for victims of human trafficking by building the organizational capacity of ...
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STATEMENT: Resignation of President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release  STATEMENT BY ROBERT PALLADINO, DEPUTY SPOKESPERSON March 21, 2019 Resignation of President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev The United States deeply values the contributions of Kazakhstan’s first President, Nursultan Nazarbayev, in establishing and promoting enduring, dynamic relations between the United States and Kazakhstan.  At this ...
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Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant program

FULBRIGHT FOREIGN LANGUAGE TEACHING ASSISTANT PROGRAM (FLTA) 2020-2021 Academic Year Program Purpose The Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program (FLTA) helps U.S. universities strengthen Kazakh language instruction, while providing current or future teachers of English in Kazakhstan the opportunity to refine their skills, increase their English-language proficiency, and extend their knowledge of U.S. society and ...
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Notice of Funding Opportunity – Annual Program Statement

The Public Affairs Sections at the U.S. Embassy, Astana and U.S. Consulate General Almaty are pleased to announce a Funding Opportunity for Cultural Programs. The Annual Program Statement invites applications for innovative programs and invites proposals for programs that strengthen cultural ties between the U.S. and Kazakhstan through cultural and exchange programming that highlights shared ...
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