International ecological organization likely to be formed in Astana
ASTANA. February 16. KAZINFORM /Muratbek Makulbekov/ - During the presentation of the Concept of Kazakhstan’s transit to the stable development for 2007-2024 Kazakh Minister of Environmental Protection Nurlan Iskakov informed of the plans on creation of an international ecological organization. “Foreign Affairs Ministry supported the initiatives on holding the sittings of the ecology ministers of the European and Asian-Pacific regions in 2008 and 2010. According to the concept we will make efforts on creation of an international ecological organization with its headquarters in Astana. The more so as Astana will conduct the summit on stable development in 2012”, Mr. Iskakov noted. Besides, he emphasized that sustainable development of the states was a basis of the national idea on prosperity, preservation of nature, culture, health and well-being of every Kazakhstani citizen.