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Urban Center organized walking tour in Astana for citizens

by May 19, 2017 Health

The aim of the event is to study the urban environment, popularize walking and development of the pedestrian infrastructure of the city.

Everyone wishing to join the walking tour in Astana could choose one of 2 routes: Nazarbayev University – Triathlon Park or National Academy of Choreography – Capital Park.

Residents and guests of the capital, interested in improving the urban environment, actively supported the initiative of the Center and decided to participate in a hike.

At the same time, experts emphasize that the opinions of ordinary citizens, gathered as a result of such hiking, are one of the components of the Center’s Research.

In addition, the Urban Center aims at studying the sidewalks, supporting the commercial activities of SMEs, filling empty public spaces, developing potential spaces for public spaces and developing methodological recommendations based on research on creating a comfortable urban environment.

At the end of the walk, the representatives of the Astana City Center listened carefully to all the proposals and wishes from the townspeople.

Recall, the Urban Center of Astana was created to improve the urban environment, conduct urban research, and effective interaction between the civil society and the authorities.

Source: Kazakhstan 2050