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4th Annual “Go Viral” Regional Festival Launches Online

September 9th – Registration for the 4th annual Go Viral regional festival opens today. This year’s event will take place online October 9-18. Each year Go Viral brings together experts, innovators, and creative minds from media, business, culture, and technology not only from Central Asia, but all over the world. Through presentations, workshops, and networking, ...
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COVID-19 Information

Last updated: September 9, 2020 Country-Specific Information:  Due to the health risks associated with COVID-19, the Department of State has issued a Level 4 Travel Advisory: Do Not Travel for Kazakhstan.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 COVID-19 Outbreak Notice for Kazakhstan. The Kazakhstani Ministry of Health has confirmed 106,498 cases of COVID-19 in the country as of September 9, 2020.  U.S. citizens are ...
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USAID’s Partnership for Innovation Kicks-off the 11th Annual Insights into Development Conference

Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, September 7, 2020 – Today, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded Partnership for Innovations project, implemented by ARGO Civil Society Development Association, launched the 11th annual International Insights into Development Conference that will continue from September 7-14, 2020. The theme of this year’s conference is Leadership and Volunteerism — Impact on Development. ...
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CDC Delivers $316,000 Worth of Equipment and Supplies to Two Laboratories in Almaty

On September 1, the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC/CAR) has delivered $316,000 worth of equipment and supplies to two laboratories in Almaty. The Central Reference Laboratory and the Scientific and Practical Center for Sanitary and Epidemiological Expertise and Monitoring will use the received items to obtain high quality samples and increase ...
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The Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) has been carrying out a joint nuclear nonproliferation mission with Kazakhstan for over 26 years.

The Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) has been carrying out a joint nuclear nonproliferation mission with the government of the Republic of Kazakhstan for over 26 years. DTRA’s mission is to enable the United States Department of Defense, the United States Government, and international partners to counter and contain weapons of mass destruction. The current ...
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