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Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev takes part in the Ministerial Conference “Meeting the challenge of sustainable energy”


Welcoming the participants of the conference, Bakytzhan Sagintayev emphasized the importance of the fact that the meeting took place during the opening days of EXPO-2017, the theme of which was “Future Energy”. The Prime Minister expressed his gratitude to all countries and international organizations that presented their innovative ideas and technologies for participation in the exhibition.

The Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev emphasized the special role of the Head of State Nursultan Nazarbayev in the formation of Kazakhstan as a dynamically developing state that adheres to the strategy of ensuring long-term and sustainable development of the world energy.

B. Sagintayev noted that the Ministerial Conference and the Eighth Forum were held thanks to the support of five UN Regional Commissions. The result of this work will be the strengthening of long-term cooperation of all stakeholders in the energy sector. The provisions of the Declaration of the Conference will be included in the “EXPO-2017 Manifesto of Values”.

Energy Efficiency, Trade and Infrastructure, Interconnection of Energy, Climate and Food, and the Development of Renewable Energy in the Regional Context have become the main themes of the Ministerial Conference Meeting the challenge of sustainable energy” and the Eighth International Forum on Energy for Sustainable Development.

Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan