April 21 22, Consulting Services Development, organized by Pragma Corporation on April
, New Standards in Tax Reporting, organized by Department of Statistics of East
Conference Financing of Small & Medium Businesses, organized by Pragma
Corporation in partnership with Akimat of Oskemen.
Municipal Akimat's round table on discussion of legislative draft on State Social
International conference Local Self Management on Kazakhstan: situational account &
perspectives for development, organized by Urban Institute, Soros Kazakhstan Fund and
Moscow Public Scientific Fund on May 21 23.
Seminar International Standards in Financing Reporting, held in Almaty on May 27 31.
The Sixth Annual Conference of trainers and consultants Inter Training (June 9 14).
Dialog Club meetings of local NGOs (June 6) to set a partnership with state bodies under Akimat
Several training methods were provided to experimental lab Technology for Training Seminar
Addressed to Mature Audience in the framework of Summer School Social Process
Management, financed by the Soros Kazakhstan Fund.
Analysis of activity of Social Corporate Fund ZUBR was included in the book State Youth Policy
in East Kazakhstan: background, challenges, decision making (practical recommendations)
published in April 2003.
On April 21 22, two focus groups Elections to Oblast Maslikhat were carried out by order of
Ministry and Oblast Department of Culture, Information and Public Accord.
On April 24, ZUBR conducted seminar Business Planning in Kokpekty Village for 40 managers
of youth rural organizations and initiative groups. The seminar was organized in the framework of
joint project Creation of Info Youth Services by Department of Internal Policy and NGO For
Future of Kazakhstan.
The CSSC ZUBR delivered 94 consultations in fundraising, project design and Healthy
A training room was organized for the seminar Scouting Introduction, conducted by Scouting
Movement Organizations of Kazakhstan and Department of Internal Policy on April 26 27.
Over 20 signatures of local NGOs were collected in the framework of advocacy campaign to
prevent adoption of the Law On NGOs.
Effective May, the CSSC launched the project Civil Participation in Improvement of the Territory
of Kazakhstan in partnership with public fund Decent (Pavlodar) Association of NGOs of
Qostanai Oblast and Institute for Development of Local Self Management (Petropavlovsk). The
project is supported by Soros Kazakhstan Fund.
TOT was conducted by the CSSC ZUBR on May 21 23.
ZUBR's Board of Trustees met on June 3 and discussed activity results. It is planned to make the
increase the Board membership to 7 experts and set a strategy for Summer School 2003.
The CSSC' staff conducted follow up monitoring & evaluation of community projects:
Leisure Time Organization & Management for Teens Risky To be Alcohol & Drug Abuse And
Vagrancy, by Consumers' Cooperative Ellada in Oskemen resulting in the creation of a sport and
fitness club and computer center that are constantly attended by over 50 young locals.
Comfort & Safety, by Consumers' Cooperative Lenin 50 in Oskemen mobilized 90% of the
community dwellers in initiation of new project to repair heating system and install heat meter.
Hope in Future by socio corporative fund Shyghys ( East ) and Participatory Community Action
by Consumers' Cooperative Ellada were well organized and under a proper realization.
6. Association of NGOs of Qostanai oblast, Qostanai
Internal Capacity Building