Kazakhstan provides grants to NGOs 165 organizations
Other foreign organizations, foreign embassies, not included in these lists, also provide financial and logistical support to Kazakhstani non-governmental organizations.
The main activities of international non-governmental organizations is to support the independent media (11%), the environment (9%), civic education (9%), protection of the rights and promote the interests of the target groups (9%), in good governance initiatives (9%) , the protection of vulnerable groups (9%).
INGOs form cooperation subject and shows the scope of interests in Kazakhstan.
Co-operation with international non-governmental organizations of civil society organizations in the regions most concentrated in Astana (11%), Almaty (11%), Almaty (11%) and Akmola (8%) regions. The minimum number are in WKR (3%), Aktobe (3%) and Kostanai regions (3%).
The most active foreign organizations are the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Foundation “Soros-Kazakhstan”, “Freedom House”, the National Endowment for Democracy (NED).
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan