United Nations in Kazakhstan

UN System (specialized agencies, programmes and funds) started its work in Kazakhstan shortly after the country’s accession to the United Nations (March 1992). Working within one United Nations System, every agency has its own expertise, area of focus and mandate. All funds and programmes are part of the United Nations system. Heads of these agencies form the United Nations Country Team. United Nations Country Team in Kazakhstan consists of the following organizations, programmes and representative offices that are either based or represented in Astana (country offices) and Almaty (sub regional offices):