On17July 2019 Mr. Eddie Maier Deputy Head of Unit B/5 Stability, Security, Development and Nuclear Safety, Head of Sector CBRN, EC DEVCO, represented the EU at the 68th Governing Board Meeting of the International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) that took place in Nur Sultan, Kazakhstan.
Based on their Memorandum of Cooperation, the International Science and Technology Center and Narikbayev KAZGUU University in Nur Sultan are engaged in joint actions in line with ISTC Targeted Initiative on ‘Export Controls of Dual-Use Materials and Technologies in Central Asia’ funded by the European Commission.
International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) talks with Ministry of Energy Aim at Bolstering Cooperation
An Executive Course on Export Control Begins at KAZGUU in Nur-Sultan Under an ISTC Targetted Initiative
On 17 June 2019 an Executive Course on Export Control started at the M. Narikbayeb KAZGUU University with the support of ISTC, in the framework of the Targetted Initiative on CBRN export control.
The International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) awarded its 2019 Doctoral Research Grant to Mr. Zhanat Baigazinov
The SADC Nuclear Regulators on a Visit to Finnish Nuclear Safety and Security Institutions as Part of the ISTC-Implemented EU Project MC 5.01 15B
Members of the SADC Nuclear Regulators Network and Project MC 5.01 15B Steering Committee are on a study visit to Finland in the first week of June 2019
As Part of the EU Project M 5.01 15B, the SADC Nuclear Regulators Visit STUK, Finland’s Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority
The study visit to Finnish nuclear safety and security institutions by members of the SADC Nuclear Regulators Network and the Steering Committee is one of the most important activities under the implementation plan of the EU-funded Project MC 5.01/15B Support to the Southern African States in Nuclear Safety and Safeguards.
On May, 28-30, 2019 in Almaty, Kazakhstan, the workshop has been taken place within the frame of ISTC project KR#2398.
Ms. Aigul Solovyova Chairperson of the Board of the Association of Environmental Organizations of Kazakhstan Visits ISTC Main Office
On 30 May 2019 ISTC Executive Director David Cleave welcomed at the Organization’s headquarters in Nur-Sultan a delegation of the Association of Environmental Organizations of Kazakhstan (AEOK), led by the Chairperson of its Board, Ms. Aigul Solovyova.
The International Science and Technology Centre (ISTC) held the third Scientific Advisory Committee seminar on water management issues of Central Asia in Almaty at the Rahat Palace Hotel on Monday and Tuesday 29th and 30th April.
Meeting with Agricultural Researchers and ISTC Staff about Outcomes of Research and Development to be exhibited in Expo AGRI WEEK TOKYO 2019 supported by SB158 and to see their facilities.
Press Release: EU CBRN Centres of Excellence – Biosafety Association of Central Asia and the Caucasus CONFERENCE
11 – 15 March 2019 International Business Center, Tashkent, Republic of Uzbekistan
On 11 March 2019 Ambassador Sven-Olov Carlsson, Head of the EU Delegation to Kazakhstan, visited the ISTC Main Office in Astana to discuss with ISCT Executive Director David Cleave ten going transition of the organization and its relations with the host country- Kazakhstan.
Mongolian and Kazakh Scientists and Engineers receive training from EU CBRN CoE Project 53 as Biosafety Cabinet Field Certifiers and become NSF accredited
On a Visit to ISTC Main Office Ambassador Kasai of Japan Vows Staunch Support for the Activities of the Center
On 22 February 2019, Ambassador Tatsuhiko Kasai, the new Ambassador of Japan to Kazakhstan, visited the ISTC Main Office in Astana, on the invitation by the ISTC Executive Director David Cleave.
On 19 February 2019 ISTC Executive Director David Cleave visited the Embassy of Mongolia in Astana to discuss with Ambassador Luvsan Battulga the cooperation between ISTC and Mongolia on topics of common interest and the prospects for further and more structured relationship between Mongolia and ISTC.
On 4 February 2019 H.E. Dr. Said ben Muhammed Al Barami visited the ISTC Main Office to discuss with ISCT Executive Director David Cleave matters pertaining to cooperation with ISTC on bilateral and regional basis, within the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).
As part of its transition ISTC became engaged with the implementation of a number of EU regional projects in Central Asia, the Middle East and in Africa.