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PRESS RELEASE on participation of Commissioner for human rights, Mr. Askar Shakirov, in Sixteenth Annual Meeting and Conference of the Asia Pacific Forum of National Human Rights Institutions
In the city of Bangkok an annual conference of the Asia Pacific Forum (APF) which is the Asian branch of International Coordinating Committee of National Human Rights Institutions is currently taking place.
Commissioner for human rights in the Republic of Kazakhstan, Mr. Askar Shakirov, who is taking part in the work of the conference shared information on implementation of human rights in Kazakhstan and the work of his National human rights institution.
Within the framework of the conference ombudsman of Kazakhstan held negotiations with the head of the APF, Mr. Kieren Fitzpatrick, and chair of the ICC, Mrs. Rosslyn Noonan, regarding entry of Kazakhstan into the international organization. During the discussions a principle agreement regarding the issue was reached.
Press Service of Ombudsman’s Office in Kazakhstan