THE MESSAGE OF THE PRESIDENT THE REPUBLIC OF KAZAKHSTAN – THE LEADER OF THE NATION N. A. NAZARBAYEV TO THE PEOPLE OF KAZAKHSTAN
New political policy of the taken place state
I. OUR ACHIEVEMENTS: ESTABLISHING THE MODERN STATE OF KAZAKHSTAN
A Strong and Successful State
Sustainable Process of Democratization and Liberalization
Harmony and Peace among disparate Social, Ethnic, and Religious Groups
National Economy. Our Role in International Division of Labor.
Strong Social Policy to Ensure Social Stability and Harmony
Globally Recognized Country
Our Proactive Role in Promoting Nuclear Nonproliferation Regime
Strategy Kazakhstan 2030: Key Outcomes
II. TEN GLOBAL CHALLENGES OF THE 21 CENTURY
First challenge is the accelerating course of history.
Second challenge is the global demographic imbalance.
Third challenge is the global food security threat.
Fourth challenge is the water shortage.
Fifth challenge is the global energy security.
Sixth challenge is the exhaustion of natural resources.
Seventh challenge is the Third industrial revolution.
Eighth challenge is the growing social instability.
Ninth challenge is the crisis of our civilization’s values.
Tenth challenge is the threat of a new global destabilization.
III. STRATEGY KAZAKHSTAN 2050 – IS A NEW POLITICAL COURSE FOR NEW KAZAKHSTAN IN A FAST CHANGING WORLD
The new paradigm of challenges
1. ECONOMIC POLICY OF THE NEW COURSE – ALL AROUND ECONOMIC PRAGMATISM BASED ON THE PRINCIPLES OF PROFITABILITY, RETURN ON INVESTMENT AND COMPETITIVENESS
Universal economic pragmatism
New personnel policy
Modernization of the macroeconomic policy
Policy of managing public and external debt
Modernization of the system of managing the state assets
New system of managing natural resources
Plan for the next phase of industrialization
Modernization of the agricultural sector
Development of farming and SME in agricultural processing and trade.
Policy regarding water resources
2. COMPREHENSIVE SUPPORT OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP – LEADING FORCE IN THE NATIONAL ECONOMY
Development of small and medium enterprises
New model of public private partnership: “Strong business – strong state”.
New stage of privatization – changing role of the state
3. NEW PRINCIPLES OF SOCIAL POLICY – SOCIAL GUARANTEES AND PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY
New Principles of Social Policy
Minimum social standards
Targeted social support
Addressing social imbalances in the regions
Modernization of the labor policy
Protection of motherhood. Appeal to all the women.
Health of the nation is basis of our successful future
Key priorities in healthcare
New approaches in healthcare for children
Improving medical education system
Quality of medical care in rural areas
Physical training and sports
4. KNOWLEDGE AND PROFESSIONAL SKILLS ARE KEY LANDMARKS OF THE MODERN EDUCATION, TRAINING AND RETRAINING SYSTEM
Our priorities in education
Extending “Balapan” program until 2020
Developing engineering education system
Developing system of social responsibility in education
Modernization of teaching methods
New innovative research development policy
Cooperation of science and business
Roadmap of development prospective national clusters
Appeal to the youth
5. FURTHER STRENGTHENING OF THE STATEHOOD AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE KAZAKHSTAN DEMOCRACY
New type of state governance
Improving system of state planning and forecasting
Decentralization of power
Dividing responsibilities and power between center and the regions
Development concept of local self-governance
Election of the rural governors
Creating a professional state apparatus
Second stage of the administrative reform
New system of interaction between state apparatus and business community
Introducing “zero tolerance” principle towards disorder
Fight against corruption
Reforming law enforcement bodies and special agencies
6. CONSISTENT AND PREDICTABLE FOREIGN POLICY IS PROMOTION OF NATIONAL INTERESTS AND STRENGTHENIN OF REGIONAL AND GLOBAL SECURITY
Foreign policy modernization priorities
Development of economic and trade diplomacy
Strengthening regional security
Contribution to global security
Strengthening national defense capacity and military doctrine
7. NEW KAZAKHSTAN PATRIOTISM IS BASIS FOR SUCCESS OF OUR MULTIETHNICAL AND MULTI-CONFESSIONAL SOCIETY
New Kazakhstan Patriotism
Equality of citizens of all ethnic groups
Kazakh language and three-side unity of languages
Culture, traditions, and distinction
Role of the national intelligentsia
Religion in Kazakhstan of 21st century
What Kazakhstan do I see in future?
Appeal to the nation
Astana, Akorda, 2012