A plan for a transitioning to a green economy was developed and approved in 2013 by an initiative of President N. A. Nazarbayev. The plan outlines a list of priority tasks that target reforms in certain sectors of the economy such as housing, public services, agriculture, transportation and renewable energy. What problems in the green economy sector have been solved? What are the institutional, financial and technological barriers to the growth of the green economy in Kazakhstan? How can business be stimulated to invest in energy efficient solutions and innovations?
Senior Advisor UNDP Regional Bureau for Europe and the CIS (RBEC)
Head of Eurasia Department, Global Relations Secretariat, OECD
Director General of the Autonomous Non-Profit Organization "Center for Environmental Investments"
Social activist, social voice of Ukraine in the world, embassador of renewable energy in Ukraine