Kazakhstan

SDG 3: Good health and well-being

Le programme d’aide à l’Afrique de l’Union soviétique, abandonné après la dissolution de l’URSS était connu pour envoyer des professionnels talentueux à l’étranger. Quand les activités du programme se sont progressivement arrêtées, de nombreux professionnels sont rentrés chez eux rejoindre leur famille. Le Dr Teljan Jounisbekov, cependant a ressenti le besoin de continuer à apporter son aide à la population du Burundi. Il a choisi de rester dans ce pays et de vivre sa passion, une décision appréciée du ministère de la Santé qui l’a soutenue en proposant un prolongement de son contrat.

19 diciembre 2017
Sub-Saharan Africa
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SDG 3: Good health and well-being

The Soviet Union’s programme of aid to Africa, closed after the dissolution of the USSR, was recognised for sending talented professionals abroad. As the programme’s activities gradually came to an end, many professionals returned home to their families. Dr. Teljan Jounisbekov, however, felt the need to continue serving the people of Burundi. He opted to remain in the country and pursue his passion, a decision that was valued by the Ministry of Health of Burundi and supported by the offer of an extension of his contract. Dr.

19 diciembre 2017
Sub-Saharan Africa
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SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals

The training, which occurred between 31 October and 3 November, included interactive sessions, group work, case studies, role modelling and competency design to better understand the complexity of sustainable development and to identify comparative advantages of volunteerism in implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

26 noviembre 2017
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SDG 7: Affordable and clean energy

Expo-2017 Energy of the Future takes place from 10 June to 10 September in Astana, Kazakhstan, and introduces innovative technologies and solutions to scale up the world’s sustainable energy production, promoting energy security and efficiency, and advocating for renewable energy around the world.

Two million visitors are expected to attend the Expo, which is made possible with the help of some 4,000 volunteers.

12 junio 2017
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SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals

Что является богатством нации? Ее люди (in Russian). What is the richness of a nation? – Its people.


It couldn’t be truer for the Republic of Kazakhstan where this saying resonates loud and clear.


People the world over volunteer to give back to society. The one billion and counting volunteers work to commit their time and skills to making people’s lives better.  


24 mayo 2017
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SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals

Les individus du monde entier s’engagent dans le volontariat pour rendre à la société ce qu’elle leur a apporté. Les volontaires actuels, dont le nombre s’élève à un milliard (et ce chiffre n’a pas fini d’augmenter), mettent à disposition leur temps et leurs compétences afin d’améliorer la vie des autres.


24 mayo 2017
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SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals

Mr. Toily Kurbanov, Deputy Executive Coordinator, United Nations Volunteers (UNV) will visit Baku, Astana and Moscow from 22 to 26 May. During his mission to the region, Mr. Kurbanov will meet partners within government, volunteer involving organizations and academia, to discuss support to volunteerism in the region.

19 mayo 2017
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SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals

M. Toily Kurbanov, Coordonnateur Exécutif adjoint du programme des Volontaires des Nations Unies (VNU), est en visite à Bakou, Astana et Moscou du 22 au 26 mai. Lors de sa mission dans la région, M. Kurbanov rencontrera des partenaires au sein du gouvernement, des organisations impliquant des volontaires ainsi que des représentants du milieu universitaire, pour discuter du soutien apporté au volontariat.

19 mayo 2017
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Astana, Kazakhstan : During my one-year assignment in Kazakhstan, there were a few questions with which I became familiar. One of these questions was why I chose to come to Kazakhstan. Being a statistician, I must say that it could be called a chain of random events. I received the announcement of the volunteer position one week before the application deadline, just when I was about to finish my dissertation.  To my surprise, almost everything in the terms of reference matched to my background.

16 enero 2013
Europe and the CIS
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Astana, Kazakhstan: Lors de ma mission d’un an au Kazakhstan je me suis posé quelques questions. Je me suis notamment demandé pourquoi j’avais choisi de m’y rendre. En tant que statisticien, je dirais c’est suite à un enchaînement de circonstances aléatoires. J’ai reçu l’annonce de la position de volontaire une semaine avant la date limite de dépôt des candidatures, juste au moment où je finissais ma thèse. A ma grande surprise, les critères requis correspondaient presque parfaitement à mon expérience professionnelle.

16 enero 2013
Europe and the CIS
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