Bakytzhan Sagintayev discusses the organization of cooperation on Third Modernization of Kazakhstan’s Economy with the UNIDO Director General
During the meeting, issues of cooperation in the implementation of five institutional reforms of the Head of State N. Nazarbayev, accelerated technological modernization of the economy of Kazakhstan, the State Program for Industrial and Innovative Development within the framework of a special agreement between the Government of Kazakhstan and UNIDO were discussed.
At the same time, Kazakhstan continued to participate in UNIDO’s regional projects in such areas as industrial statistics, industrial integration and mitigation of the negative impact of industry on the environment.
Particular attention was paid to the exhibition EXPO-2017, in particular, the parties discussed the preparations for joint work on the creation of the International Center for Green Technologies and investment projects “Energy of the Future” on the basis of EXPO.
The UN Day at the EXPO will be held June 13 this year. The theme of the UN Pavilion is “Energy for Sustainable Development”.
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan