In January 2022, under the umbrella of the global SDSN, the SDSN Kazakhstan was approved as a National Network hosted by Nazarbayev University.

The focus of Nazarbayev University through SDSN is to:

  • promote practical solutions for the development of long-term sustainable pathways in Kazakhstan
  • support high-quality education and research collaboration on SDGs in Kazakhstan
  • suggest applied research and policy initiatives for better addressing the challenges of sustainable development in Kazakhstan



  1. Corporate Sustainability and Natural Resources (SDG 7, 8, 9, 12)
  2. Sustainable Land Use Resources and Food Systems (SDG 1, 9, 13, 15)
  3. Environmental Conservation and Biodiversity (SDG 13, 14, 15)
  4. Water Security with focus on Caspian Sea (SDG 6, 14, 17)
  5. Sustainable Development Education in the Tertiary Sector (SDG 4, 10)


Link to join SDSN


For more information follow the links:



SDSN Kazakhstan Network Managers:

Madina Kazbek


Ablay Dosmaganbetov