Bakhytzhan Sagintayev and Viktor Sadovnichy discussed cooperation between Kazakhstan and Russia in the field of science
During the meeting, the sides discussed prospects of development, created on the initiative of the President Nursultan Nazarbayev, of Center fundamental and applied scientific research of Moscow State University and International Scientific Complex “Astana”.
International Scientific Complex “Astana” (OLS) was established in 2015 on the initiative of Head of State – “Astana” Analytical Center.
To date, three institutes and two centers operate in OLS: Astana School of Economics, Institute for International and Security Affairs, the Institute of Political and Historical Studies, Center for Sustainable Development, Center for Sociological Research.
The project participants are Moscow State University named after M.V.Lomonosov (Russia), Fudan University (China), Columbia University (USA) and University of Cambridge (UK).
Branch of Moscow State University in Astana was created in 2000 on the initiative of President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev with the active assistance of the President of Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan