Presentations & Publications
07.04.09

Presentation in Astana

The International Round Table "Business participation in the development and realization of the anti-crisis policy" has been held in Astana on the 7th of April by the initiative of “Atameken” Union” National Economic Chamber of Kazakhstan  and with the support of the Government and Parliament of Kazakhstan.

Representatives of business circles, expert community, and political elite of Russia, Ukraine and Kyrgyzstan have discussed with their Kazakhstan colleagues the effective mechanisms of business participation in anti-crisis decisions accepted by the governments as well as the ways of a regular exchange of experience.

At the Round Table there were the presentation of the Research Paper "Post-USSR: Assessing Government Anti-Crisis Actions" prepared by The Post-Crisis World Institute Foundation in February-march 2009. Most important results of this research were presented by Ekaterina Shipova, Director of the Institute.

The Russian delegation was headed by the Deputies of the State Duma of the Russian Federation Michael Grishankov and Victor Semenov. The delegation also included Russian businessmen working in the post soviet countries.

Besides the Round Table sessions the representatives of the Russian delegation have met with the Vice-Premier of the Kazakh Government Mr. S.Ahmetov and with the Speaker of Parliament Mazhilis Mr.U.Mukhamedzhanov.

S.Akhmetov (Government Vice-Premier) and D.Kaletaev (First Vice-President’s of “Nur Otan” Party in power) participation in the Round Table testifies the interest of the Kazakhstan leaders to the discussed questions.

Post-Crisis World Institute