Professor Yessekina B.K. is the famous expert in the field of governance and sustainable development not only in Kazakhstan but also in Central Asia and CIS. In 1999 to 2001 she was the National coordinator of the First Inter-State Report on indicators testing of sustainable development for the Aral Sea basin, which was successfully presented by Kazakhstan at 9-th UN CSD (2001). In 2000-2002 she was a Member of the Working group of the preparation UNDP report (National Agenda -21), which was presented during the World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg. In 2003-2010 she was National Coordinator of projects by support Government of Kazakhstan, including “Development Strategy for the formation of competitive clusters in natural-resource sector”, “Improving Governance and Strategic Planning in the Republic of Kazakhstan”, “Environmental- economic problems in the mineral resources sector” and many international Projects by support ESCAP - “Problems of reducing poverty”; OSCE- “Consequences of WTO accession for Sustainable Development ”; EU- “Formation of system of sustainable development indicators” ; ECOSOC- « Achievement of MDGs in Kazakhstan”; UNESCAP - “National report on integrating of the “Green growth" principals in the strategic planning system”, etc. In 2008 to 2009 – Prof. Yessekina as Vice – Rector and Rector leaded by process of the opening the National School of Public Policy in the framework of Academy of Public Administration under President of Kazakhstan with cooperation of LKY Public Policy School, ENA,LSE and others. She has over 100 publications, including 4 monographs, 6-brochures in Kazakh, Russian, English. Prof. Bakhyt Yessekina was the Consultant for 6 –th PhD students. In 2010 she was awarded by Medal of Ministry Education and Science of Kazakhstan "For the Development of Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan."