Kazakh Education Ministry establishes Youth Policy Committee

Kazworld, Jul 17, 2012

ASTANA. July 17. KAZINFORM. According to the Government’s resolution, the Ministry of Education and Science of Kazakhstan established a Youth Policy Committee.

The Committee will have departments in all regions of Kazakhstan. Youth policy in Kazakhstan will be regulated by specifically designed law. The President instructed the Government to submit by 1 November this year the draft Concept of State Youth Policy till 2020. To solve these problems will be the task of the Committee of Youth Policy.

“To date, the Law on Youth Policy is considered in Majilis. The Lower House made 127 amendments, of which 57 proposals relate to the financing of those innovations that are specified in the law” said the representative of the Ministry S. Sultanbekov.

According to him, Kazakhstan over the past 5 years has increased the number of youth organizations from 500 to 1300.