Ukraine and Kazakhstan sign program of cooperation in science and technologies for 2013-2017
On April 4, in the frame of a meeting of the Prime Ministers of Ukraine and the Republic of Kazakhstan a program of cooperation in science and technologies was signed between the State Agency for Science, Innovations and Informatization of Ukraine and Ministry of Education and Science of Kazakhstan for 2013-2017. The Ukrainian party was represented by the head of the State Agency for Science, Innovations and Informatization Volodymyr Semynozhenko, while the Kazakh party – by Vice Prime Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan Sayat Shayakhmetov.
The program aims to facilitate the introduction and development of mutually beneficial scientific and technical contacts between Ukraine and the Republic of Kazakhstan. The sides will develop cooperation along the following directions:
- information and communication technologies,
- life sciences,
- energy and energy effectiveness,
- deep processing of raw materials and products,
- new substances and materials,
- rational nature management.
The cooperation also envisages the implementation of joint scientific-research and technology projects, the exchange with scientists, the organisation of joint conferences, symposiums, training courses and seminars, as well as the exchange of scientific and technical information, documents etc.
Source: Web Portal of the Ukrainian Government