Kazakhstan took part in Annual International Charity Bazaar in Vienna
December 2. KAZINFORM. ASTANA
Kazakhstan took part in the Annual International Charity Bazaar organized by the UN Women’s Guild in Vienna at the end of November; Kazinform refers to the press service of Kazakh Embassy in Vienna.
The main idea of the international bazaar is the spiritual and cultural rapprochement of the UN member states in the light of children protection.
Typical souvenirs, gifts and national cuisine from countries around the world were presented. The UN Women’s Guild raises money for children in different countries. In 2008 the money raised from their fundraising activities were distributed to 36 projects all over the world, 23,000 children. The event raised EUR 207.6 thousand last year.
Kazakhstan set up a stall with national food, costumes, carpets, magazines, pictures and etc.