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11/02/2020

“Living Memory” has been recognized as one of the best books written on a socially sensitive topic

In the framework of the Altyn Kalam literary contest held in Almaty the collective monograph “Living Memory” won the award for “Best Book on a Socially Significant Topic.” This book was born out of series of “Living Memory” lectures and podcasts which were supported by the Soros Foundation-Kazakhstan in 2016-2018.
24/04/2019

A new Chair of the Executive Council, Ms. Aida Aidarkulova has been chosen to lead the Soros Foundation-Kazakhstan

Following an open recruitment competition held by the Board of Trustees and the Founder of the Soros Foundation-Kazakhstan (SFK), Ms. Aida Aidarkulova has been appointed as the new Chair of the Executive Council and assumed her office on April 22, 2019.
06/12/2018

“Bad jokes. On the 70th anniversary of the signing of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights”

ARTMEKEN gallery with the support of the Soros-Kazakhstan Charitable Foundation and the UN Human Rights Office for Central Asia opens the exhibition dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the signing of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights “Bad Jokes”.
06/11/2018

Topical issues on improving the legal aid system discussed in Astana

ASTANA — On November 2, 2018, the Eurasia Foundation of Central Asia with financial support from the Soros Foundation-Kazakhstan, held a national conference on the topic “Protecting the rights of vulnerable groups in Kazakhstan: in search of a new model of state-guaranteed legal aid”.
28/05/2018

Zhuldyz Smagulova confirmed as the next Chairperson of the Board of Trustees of Soros Foundation-Kazakhstan

Zhuldyz Smagulova was confirmed as the new Chairperson of the Board of Trustees of Soros-Kazakhstan Foundation starting June 1, 2018.