Please be aware that the next deadline for Project Proposals submission is March 15th, 2018
The ISTC Continuing Agreement enters into force on 14 December 2017, as Ambassador Dae-sik Kim of the Republic of Korea deposits the ratification documents at a visit to the ISTC Main Office
In Memoriam of Natalya Petrovna Tomarovskaya, former ISTC Branch Office Manager in Almaty, Kazakhstan
ISTC regrets to announce that Natalya Petrovna Tomarovskaya, 68, passed away on November 7, 2017 from complications related to surgery.
ISTC supports projects in Kurchatov / Semipalatinsk and welcomes the UNGA Resolution on the rehabilitation of the region
The ISTC welcomes the news that the Second Committee of the UN General Assembly has approved on 20 November 2017 by consensus the Resolution on international cooperation and coordination of efforts aimed at the rehabilitation of the population, the environmental restoration, and economic development of the Semipalatinsk region in Kazakhstan
Mr. Pedro Jose Sanz, Ambassador of Spain to Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan visits ISTC Head Office at Nazarbayev University in Astana
On invitation by ISTC the Spanish Ambassador Pedro Jose Sanz visited on 20 November 2017 the organization’s HQ at Nazarbayev University in Astana.
Young African professionals, EU experts discuss how to communicate safety and security of nuclear technologies and uranium mining
0 November 2017, Brussels/Astana. Representatives of the ISTC and the Directorate General for International Cooperation and Development (DG DEVCO) of the European Commission co-hosted on 13-14 November in Brussels young African professionals in nuclear for an expert meeting on nuclear communication and advocacy.
On 2 November 2017 representatives of the ISTC Secretariat (ISTC SPM and Diplomatic Adviser Kamen Velichkov) met with Mr. Annamyrat Yagmyrov, Chargé d’Affaires of Turkmenistan in Kazakhstan
On 2nd November 2017, ISTC Executive Director Mr. David Cleave met with Valeriy Petrov, General Director of Center for Emergency Situations & Risk Reduction (CESDRR) at their Headquarters in Almaty.
ISTC and the European Commission’s Directorate General for International Cooperation and Development discuss with Kazakhstani counterparts future collaboration
Astana, 17 October 2017. Representatives of the European Commission’s Directorate General for International Cooperation and Development (DG DEVCO) and the International Science and Technology Centre (ISTC), together with members of the EU Delegation to Kazakhstan held recently in Astana a series of discussions with Kazakhstani counterparts from ministries, public institutions and civil society organizations on opportunities and needs to deepen bilateral cooperation and collaboration.
ASTANA – Eddie Maier, deputy head of unit at the European Commission Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development’s Instrument for Stability and Nuclear Safety, discussed nuclear safety and the regional projects and activities of the International Science and Technology Centre (ISTC) in Central Asia in a recent interview with The Astana Times.
October 13, 2017, Astana. Representatives of ISTC Secretariat and officials from Pakistan got together to discuss prospects for advanced partnership between Pakistan and ISTC.
ISTC Executive Director David Cleave and Kamen Velichkov, SPM and DA, visited on behalf of the Center the Atomic Energy Information Center on October 11
ISTC Signs a Memorandum of Understanding with Economic Cooperation Organization Science Foundation (ECOSF) based in the capital of Pakistan.
Meeting of ISTC ED David Cleave (DC) with Muhammad Anis, Rector of University of Indonesia, and group of Rectors of Indonesian universities of the prospects for cooperation between Indonesian research institutions and ISTC (Astana, 11 September 2017)
Held on September 13-15, 2017 in Almaty, Kazakhstan
As EXPO Astana-2017 has come to an end, ISTC volunteers share their experiences of working for ISTC
On Monday 11th September, 2017 ISTC's Executive Director met with a South African Delegation at ISTC's offices led by South African Ambassador Ms. Keitumetsi Mathews along with Mr. Francois Davel, Director of International Cooperation and Resources and Mr. Tebogo Makoma of the Department of Science and Technology for South Africa and Desk Officer for Kazakhstan.
On Thursday 7th September the Executive Director David Cleave and Deputy Executive Director Aidyn Turebayev met with Mr. Sameh Hussein, Head of the Capacity Development Department of the Islamic Development Bank in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
The representatives of the Ministry of Trade and Industry of Singapore have visited the ISTC’s headquarters in Astana on 18 August 2017
ISTC DED Mr. Aidyn Turebayev, SPM and Political Adviser Mr. Kamen Velichkov, SPM Mr. Akira Nakanishi met with the representatives of the Ministry of Trade and Industry of Singapore Mr. Jasper Wong, Assistant Director of the Emerging Markets Division, and Mr. NG Ee Yen, Assistant Director of the Chongqing Connectivity Initiative Office.
Meeting of ISTC DED, Mr. Aidyn Turebayev, with the Defense Attaché of the Embassy of the Islamic republic of Pakistan in the Republic of Kazakhstan, Brigadier General Mr. Shakil Faridi
The meeting was organized to discuss cooperation within ongoing ISTC TI projects and prospects for advanced partnership between Pakistan and ISTC (Astana, 17 August 2017).
The International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) is an intergovernmental organization connecting scientists from Kazakhstan, Armenia, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Georgia with their peers and research organizations in the EU, Japan, Republic of Korea, Norway and the United States.
ISTC facilitates international science projects and assists the global scientific and business community to source and engage with CIS and Georgian institutes that develop or possess an excellence of scientific know-how.