The International Scientific and Practical Conference titled 30 Years of Leadership has taken place in Almaty and timed to coincide with the jubilee of Leader of Nation Nursultan Nazarbayev at the highest state post.
In the conference speech, Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev noted that the history of independent Kazakhstan is, in fact, the history of leadership of the state’s founder, First President Nursultan Abishevich Nazarbayev.
- This is not just an anniversary; it is the most important milestone in the country’s history, which marked the beginning of Kazakhstan’s Way of development, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said.
The President of Kazakhstan stressed that, under the leadership of Leader of Nation, the most successful state-building project in the post-Soviet space was implemented, which is recognized by foreign experts. As noted in the speech, , a strong state was built, which is at present among the top fifty countries in the world, on the ruins of the post-Soviet economy with galloping inflation, non-operating enterprises, a total shortage of goods.
The Head of State elaborated on the foreign policy initiatives of Leader of Nation, which have become a serious factor in modern international relations, such as the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia, the Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions and the EEU.
- Kazakhstan voluntarily abandoned a huge nuclear arsenal, closed one of the largest nuclear test sites on Earth. Leader of Nation entered the history of world diplomacy as the leader of the global anti-nuclear movement. The first President managed to organize the first and only OSCE summit in the capital of Kazakhstan in the new millennium and to secure the adoption of the Declaration on Eurasian Security. Leader of Nation from the highest rostrum of the world formulated proposals aimed at a radical reform of international relations, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said.
In conclusion, the Head of State named Nursultan Nazarbayev the faithful son of his nation and a politician of global scope.
The First President of Kazakhstan, Leader of Nation Nursultan Nazarbayev, has also addressed the conference participants.