Kazakhstan National Committee "Man and Biosphere"

The 6th meeting of the Kazakhstan National Committee of the UNESCO "Man and Biosphere" was held in the White Hall of the Kazakh National Library December 22, 2015. The meeting addressed a number of important questions:

  •  About necessity to update the Strategy and Development Programme MAB for the period until 2021;
  •              About preparation for the participation of the Kazakh delegation to the 4th World Congress of Biosphere Reserves (14 - 17 March 2016, Lima, Peru) and the 28th session of the International Coordinating Committee of the MAB (18-20 March 2016, Lima, Peru);
  •             On the outcome of the recent meeting of the South Asian and Central Asian Network of Biosphere Reserves (SACAM, Pakistan, December 2014);
  •             On the outcome of the recent meeting of the East Asian Biosphere Reserve Network (EABRN, Japan, October 2015); On the results of the National Conference on Biosphere Reserves (Sochi, Russia, 8-10 December 2015);
  •             On the results of the Meeting on the nomination of Ustyurt reserve for the status of World Natural Heritage (Aktau, Kazakhstan, Dec. 11, 2015).