24 October 2008
Memorandum of cooperation between UN Kazakhstan and Eurasian National University was signed by UN Resident Coordinator and Rector of the University.
United Nations information office (UNO) in Almaty together with several partners organized a series of events to commemorate UN Day 2008. The first event on 21 October was a lecture at Kazakh University in Almaty. Several short films about United Nations activities were screened for more than 70 students and educators.
The second event held in Astana on 22 October celebrated the 15 year partnership between the United Nations and Kazakhstan and the close cooperation between the UN in Kazakhstan and the Eurasian National University in Astana.
The third event, a presentation entitled "The 2007 Millennium Development Goals for Kazakhstan," was held on 24 October and was organized jointly with the Kazakhstan Institute for the Strategic Studies.