Commission on organization of People’s Assembly Year in Kazakhstan to convene on Nov 21
Nov 17. Kazinform. Astana
The first session of the state commission responsible for organization and holding of the Year of the People’s Assembly of the Republic of Kazakhstan will take place on Friday.
“On November 21, Secretary of State of Kazakhstan Gulshara Abdykalikova will chair the first session of the state commission on organization of the Year of the People’s Assembly of Kazakhstan,” rep of the Central Communications Service Asset Mukazhanov announced at a press briefing on Monday.
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev signed the Decree announcing 2015 as the Year of the People’s Assembly of the Republic of Kazakhstan earlier this year.
The idea to name 2015 as the Year of the People’s Assembly was proposed by the Head of State at the 21st session of the Assembly in Astana on April 18.
The Government together with the People’s Assembly was tasked to prepare a corresponding plan of events to celebrate the Year of the People’s Assembly as well as to arrange the Kazakhstan People’s Forum in Astana.
The People’s Assembly of Kazakhstan is a consultative body under the Head of State that unites representatives of 130 nationalities residing in Kazakhstan. President Nazarbayev came up with the idea to form the Assembly back in 1992.