Simon Williams, the director of the British Council in Kazakhstan.Simon Williams, the director of the British Council in Kazakhstan, expressed hope that the international seminar underway in Ust Kamenogorsk on cementing partnership between the young scientists of Kazakhstan and the UK would lay the foundation for long-term cooperation in education, inform.kz reports.
"International cooperation offers good opportunities for improving quality of research conducted, greatly raises effectiveness of scientific papers. Great Britain enjoys wide experience in carrying out studies, but the British scientists would like to tune up international cooperation with Kazakhstan to share ideas in order to address global problems of the future. This year the British Council celebrates the 20th anniversary of its activities in Kazakhstan and the seminar is devoted to marking this remarkable date," he told Kazinform correspondent.
The seminar themed "Mineral resources", "Geology " is dedicated to these exact sciences. Besides, those gathered will focus on joint projects to outline priority areas of cooperation and certain projects.