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Statement by the Permanent Representative of Kazakhstan to the UN

On 7 July, 2016 the Permanent Representative of Kazakhstan to the UN, Ambassador Kairat Abdrakhmanov made a statement at the concluding session of the ECOSOC Dialogue on the longer-term positioning of the UN development system in the context of the 2030 Agenda. Representative of Kazakhstan presented international initiatives in the field of development put forward by the President Nursultan Nazarbayev. Last September Kazakhstan’s leader proposed to transform the Economic and Social Council into the Global Development Council by inclusion into the Council heads of all UN Specialized agencies, including the International Monetary Fund and to develop 2045 Global Strategic Initiative Plan that would bring together peace and sustainable development, UN HQ, New York