Thursday, 17 October 2019, 12:28:52
Deputy Prime Minister Berdibek Saparbayev met with members of the working group on socio-cultural modernization of the National Council of Public Trust under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
The meeting was attended by Majilis deputy Zhambyl Akhmetbekov, public figure Murat Abenov, film director Ermek Tursynov, political scientist Sayasat Nurbek, leader of the Team Qazagstan youth movement Askhat Sadyrbai, president of Qazaq Uni LLP Kazybek Isa and other members of the working group.
The discussion was also addressed by the heads of the ministries of the social block of the Government — the ministers of labor and social protection of the population Birzhan Nurymbetov, culture and sports — Aktoty Raimkulova, education and science — Askhat Aimagambetov, information and social development — Dauren Abayev, and Vice Minister of Healthcare Lyazat Aktayeva.
“As you know, the National Council of Public Trust, created by the Head of State, is a solid bridge to build trust between society and government. Today it is a new communication platform that is aimed at making joint decisions, searching for relevant development paths. We have gathered to discuss important aspects of further socio-cultural modernization,” Saparbayev emphasized in his speech.
The deputy prime minister informed the members of the working group about the results of the consideration of the proposals of the members of the National Council in the socio-cultural sphere. In particular, government agencies supported proposals for the formation of a cultural policy council under the Ministry of Culture and Sports, supporting and promoting talented children, the formation of new points of cultural tourism, improving the teacher’s status and other initiatives.
In turn, members of the National Council voiced a number of proposals to improve the quality of education and healthcare, develop and popularize culture and sports, employ graduates, raise the status of the state language, solve the problems of spiritual and moral education of young people, provide medicines, support compatriots who returned to their historical homeland.
During the meeting, members of the Government and the National Council discussed topical issues of modernization of the socio-cultural sphere, solving acute social problems.
At the end of the meeting, Berdibek Saparbayev thanked the council members for the informative dialogue.
“I think that today a constructive and open conversation took place, topical issues of concern to our citizens were considered. All your suggestions will be considered by government agencies. We hope for further fruitful mutual cooperation in solving social problems and realizing the tasks set by the Head of State,” Saparbayev summed up.