International scientific-practical conference "Turkic-Slavic interaction: language, history, culture"
On May 24, 2018, the Committe on development of languages and socio-political work of the Ministry of culture and sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan organized an international scientific-practical conference "Turkic-Slavic interaction: language, history, culture", dedicated to the Day of Slavic writing and culture.
“Kazakshaniz Kalai?” action
On May 15, 2018, wihtin the framework of the implementation of the program article of the Head of State “Future Outlook: the Modernization of Public Consciousness” the action “Kazakshanyz Kalai?” initiated by the Department for Language Development was held in the shopping centres of city. In the organization of this event, active students of Pavlodar State Pedagogical University studying under “Serpin” program were involved.
Abai Kunanbayev’s poem "Alexander of Macedon" was translated into german
The great Kazakh poet and philosopher Abai Kunanbayev’s poem "Alexander of Macedon" was translated into German for the first time. The experts of the Goethe Institute were involved in the translation of the work. The poem was included in a special collection titled "From Heart to Heart", which also includes the works of other Kazakh writers.