The name of the Zangar program, means “prominent” in Kazakh and was selected by a vote of local youth. Through life skills development and Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) education, the program aims to equip Atyrau youth for success. Zangar is part of Chevron’s “Atyrau Youth Development Initiative” and was developed by the International Youth Foundation (IYF) in partnership with the Akimat of Atyrau region.
Socially responsible business is always interested in the sustainable development of the regions. That’s why the largest national companies finance the objects of social purpose, in addition to their production programmes, investing in human capital, and in fact, in the future of the country. The oil transport company KazTransOil is well-known by such approach, since it is systematically implementing the social support programme for the long-term period.
The development of national economy in terms of economic and foreign policy challenges requires the consolidation and activation of all resources available from the state power. In prospect, integration of organizational, managerial, entrepreneurial resources will allow to form a long-term strategic program for innovative development of the economy of the Republic of Kazakhstan.