175 years ago, the great Kazakh poet, philosopher, educator, and founder of Kazakh literature Abai Kunanbayev was born. The legacy of Abai is a spiritual wealth that absorbed all the wisdom of our people over the centuries. His works are immortal, over time they become more relevant and determine the guidelines for social and cultural and spiritual life.
Report by Director of the Library of Elbassy,
Doctor of Political Science, Professor
A.M. Rakhimzhanovat the International scientific and practical online conference
"Presidential form of government:
constitutional basis and political practice"
Good afternoon, Ladies and Gentlemens!
The achievements of our Republic during the years of independence have received support and recognition all over the world. From the first days of the formation of young Kazakhstan, one of the most important tasks of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbassy N. Nazarbayev was to establish diplomatic relations with all countries of the world. Over these years, a tremendous amount of work has been done, and Kazakhstan's foreign policy contacts under the leadership of Elbassy were built on the basis of high mutual trust, respect and cooperation.
April 23 is World Book and Copyright Day. This date was announced at the 28th session of UNESCO in 1995. Book exhibitions and fairs are held in many countries on Book Day. "There are two things that form a person – what you read and who you communicate with," said the First President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev, addressing the new generation of Kazakhstanis. The head of state always stresses the importance of reading books, both for children and for adults.
On the eve of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War, the Library of Elbassy within the information project "Máńgіlіk El alyptary" begins publishing a series of materials dedicated to Kazakhstani people – Heroes of the Soviet Union who defended their homeland from the Nazi invaders. One of them is Halyq Qaһarmany, legendary military leader, famous writer and true people's hero Bauyrzhan Momyshuly.
Among a large number of works of decorative art, housed in the collections of the Library of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbassy, the tapestry "Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi" of Honored Worker of Arts of RK, member of the State Prize of the Kazakh SSR named after Ch.Valikhanov Batima Zaurbekova is especially distinguished.
This exhibit was presented in 2013 to Nursultan Abishevich Nazarbayev by President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev during the period when he served as the Chairman of the Senate of the Parliament of Kazakhstan.
We continue to acquaint readers the publication "Bіz bіletіn Elbasy", released by the Library of Elbassy as part of the study of the strategy of public administration and leadership of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan N. Nazarbayev. The book is the result of research on the life, work and political activities of Elbassy, his historical role in the formation and development of independent Kazakhstan.
The winner of "100 new personalities of Kazakhstan-2019" Asel Baymukanova is a young ecologist. Currently, Asel is working on a master's thesis related to the ecological features of the behavior of Caspian seals (Pusa caspica) during the formation of rookeries in the Kazakh part of the Caspian Sea.