ASTANA. KAZINFORM – 20 May, 2015. Secretary of State of the Republic of Kazakhstan,
Chairman of the National Commission for Women Affairs, Family and Demographic Policy under the President of Kazakhstan and the Chairman of the Board of the National Company “Astana – EXPO 2017” signed a memorandum on cooperation.
As noted G.Abdykalikova signing of this memorandum is a significant event for Kazakhstan, where 52% of the population – namely, more than 9 million people, are women. In this regard, one of the main tasks of the National Commission is the all-round involvement of the enormous potential of Kazakh women, as well as national and international NGO in the organization of EXPO-2017.
“At the moment to the National Commission coming Application from of female community, NGO, volunteers, businesses on how to participate in this exhibition. Women’s participation is very important, because women are always to protect the environment, for the protection of a healthy food, for “green” economy prosper . “- said the G.Abdykalikova.