Issues of national identity formation discussed in Almaty
The participants of the roundtable discussed the issues of modernization and formation of national identity in Kazakhstan in the light of the priority tasks set by the Head of State in the program article “The Course towards Future: Modernization of Public Conscience”, ways and opportunities for their implementation, as well as leading factors that provide impact on the process.
“An important condition for the success of social and economic modernization is the adaptation of society and public consciousness to the changing realities associated with the processes of urbanization and cultural globalization. At the same time, it is extremely important to ensure the preservation of the national cultural code and national identity, as well as the reconciliation of the various poles of the national consciousness”, the experts said.
In general, the participants noted the need for a more thorough analysis of how modernization will work in relation to the realities of our society. According to them, special attention is required by external and internal challenges for national identity, both existing and emerging in the process of modernization.
We remind that the Institute of World Economy and Politics under the Foundation of the First President of Kazakhstan – the Leader of the Nation studies the contribution of the activities of the First President of Kazakhstan to the creation and strengthening of statehood, the development of international cooperation and the promotion of peace and stability.
Source: Kazakhstan 2050