Put Kazakhstan on the U.N. Security Council

The country is poised to lead on everything from controlling nuclear weapons to energy security.

Astana, Kazakhstan.

Astana, Kazakhstan.

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At the U.N. General Assembly in 2011, Kazakhstan initiated the "Green Bridge Partnership Program", which was adopted by the Rio +20, U.N. Conference on Sustainable Development. The voluntary program represents a practical mechanism for transitioning to a green economy and one capable of creating the conditions for new green jobs and investment opportunities.

Nuclear, water, food and energy security: Experience has taught us that to have peace, a country must have them all. This multifaceted history – along with its active leadership in world affairs – qualifies Kazakhstan for non-permanent membership in the Security Council.

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