• Kazakhstan United For Global Security
    Kazakhstan United For Global Security
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    G-GLOBAL
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    Astana EXPO-2017
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    Astana Economic Forum

Memorial Ceremony on commemoration of the Rwanda genocide

On 11 April, 2016 the Permanent Representative of Kazakhstan to the United Nations, Ambassador Kairat Abdrakhmanov participated in Memorial Ceremony on commemoration of the Rwanda genocide, organized by the UN in cooperation with the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Rwanda to the UN.
On 23 December 2003, the United Nations General Assembly adopted resolution (A/RES/58/234) designating 7 April, the start date of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, as the International Day of Reflection on the Genocide in Rwanda.
Every year the United Nations organizes commemorative events at its Headquarters in New York and all UN Missions around the world.