12 Apr 2022, 21:12
In honor of the Day of Science Workers, Deputy Prime Minister Yeraly Tugzhanov visited the Kazakh Agrotechnical University named after Saken Seifullin.
During the visit, the Deputy Prime Minister got acquainted with the activities of the agricultural biotechnology research platform. Tugzhanov was shown the laboratories where feed additives and chemotherapeutic drugs are being developed, and the soil is being tested.
According to the leadership of the NAO, the research activities of the university are aimed at implementing a strategy to deepen integration into the global scientific and educational space, mastering advanced knowledge and technologies within certain scientific areas and expanding cooperation with the world's leading research universities and scientific organizations of the US agricultural profile, France, Australia, Germany, the Netherlands and China, Russia, Belarus, Poland, the Czech Republic and other countries. Annually Seifullin University ensures the successful implementation of scientific and technical programs and scientific projects within the framework of grant and program-target financing of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, as well as international projects.
Further, Yeraly Tugzhanov held a meeting with domestic scientists and the university staff. Employees of the University spoke about the development of research activities, as well as the solution of social issues. The university, according to them, has a modern material and technical base, the latest scientific laboratories and technological platforms. All conditions for work are created.
In turn, the Deputy Prime Minister noted that in accordance with the instructions of the Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, the Government pays special attention to the development of science.
Also, Tugzhanov presented letters of thanks to Kazakh workers of science, expressing gratitude for their hard work.
“Modern science not only guards the interests of the state, but also helps to solve many global problems of the modern world. Therefore, your role is important,” concluded Tugzhanov.