Aarhus Centre in the Eastern Kazakhstan region
The Aarhus Centre in the East Kazakhstan Region supports and promotes the implementation of the Aarhus Convention in Ust'-Kamenogorsk and in Eastern Kazakhstan.
The Aarhus Centre serves as a link between central and local state authorities and NGOs in the field of environmental policy and its implementation in the region of Eastern Kazakhstan.
The composition of the Aarhus Centre includes a number of environmental NGOs in the region, as well as a number of experts.
Centre facts and figures
Public Foundation “Local Self-Government Development Center”
The Aarhus Centre encourages public participation in the discussion on waste management
It facilitates the discussions on the need for a centralized garbage collection system
Extractive industries, including mining
The Aarhus Centre promotes the principles of Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) in the sector of environment
The Aarhus Centre promotes an access to public information and social responsibility of private companies
The Aarhus Centre advocates for environmental human rights, efficient use of natural resources and healthcare
Environmental impact assessment
In the field of environmental impact assessment the Aarhus Centre delivers monitoring assessments, facilitates relevant discussions and ensures public access to environmental information.
Office of Aarhus Center Ust-Kamenogorsk
Belinsky St 46