Republican Youth Forum was held in Astana
The achievements of youth and youth policy in 25 years of Kazakhstan’s Independence were demonstrated at the forum in Astana. The event was attended by President Nursultan Nazarbayev. The Youth Forum is held every two years. This time it was attended by over a thousand active, creative, working, scientific young people, the representatives of republican organizations, and civil society institutions from all regions of the country. Participants discussed the values of Mangilik Yel, and their vision of Kazakhstan’s future. Recommendations on improving the state youth policy and development of additional mechanisms to strengthen cooperation with government agencies were adopted at the forum.
Nursultan NAZARBAYEV, PRESIDENT OF KAZAKHSTAN:
Care about the young generation was always the main purpose of the state and my main job. Every young citizen of Kazakhstan can presently get a worthy education, job, raise a family, have own housing, business. In recent years, technical and vocational education improved. Today, 807 colleges of the country give working education. Vocational education program launches for all.