Chairman of the Board of the Nursultan Nazarbayev Center for the Development of Interfaith and Intercivilization Dialogue Altay Abibullayev and President of Nazarbayev University Shigeo Katsu signed a memorandum of cooperation.
The purpose of the memorandum is to establish and develop cooperation between the Center and Nazarbayev University in the field of holding joint events, opening dialogue platforms and discussion platforms aimed at promoting interreligious, interfaith and intercivilization dialogue, organizing guest lectures, expert meetings with the participation of religious leaders, prominent statesmen, scientists, representatives of the Center.
The parties are ready to make maximum efforts to develop partnership, provide information support in the implementation of promising projects aimed at promoting the unique Kazakhstani model of interfaith and interethnic harmony, tolerance, harmony and peace.
For reference: Nazarbayev University is a higher educational institution in Nur-Sultan, opened at the initiative of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbasy N.A. Nazarbayev. The university is the national brand of higher education in Kazakhstan, combining the advantages of the national education system and the world’s best scientific and educational practice.
The mission of the N.A. Nazarbayev Center for the development of interfaith and intercivilizational dialogue is to promote the initiatives of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbasy to preserve and ensure interfaith and intercivilizational dialogue, to popularize the ideas of the Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions at the international level, to develop new initiatives to promote international dialogue.