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Independent experts nominated by country party

Bolat Bekniyaz

First name
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Discipline of Expertise
Other Disciplines
Environmental Management
Natural Resource Management
UN languages spoken



Geographical Focus
Job function
Deputy Director General
Telephone number
+71 72 79-81-96
Work experience
Was directly involved in the development of the Concept of Ecological Security of the Republic of _x000D_
Kazakhstan, the Concept of Transition of Kazakhstan to sustainable development and environmental _x000D_
protection programs, programs to combat desertification, sustainable development Balkash-Alakol _x000D_
pool. Is the executor of republican and international scientific programs on the problem of the Aral _x000D_
Sea. Participated in the foundation and development of the republican program "Aral" and _x000D_
Feasibility Study "Environmental Rehabilitation of the Aral Sea region of Kazakhstan".
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
PhD in geography, hydrogeology and engineering geology, Kazakh National Technical University named after KI Satpayev, 1984-1999
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. Bochkarev V.P, Pozdnishev D.P, Bekniyazov B.K, Marinenko G.A, 1991, a set of maps of the dynamics of the environment Aral Sea region, Kazakhstan's Science News. Series: The development of modern science. The Future of Science, 3 pages, 15-17, Almaty [in Russian]._x000D_
2. Pozdnishev D.P, Bekniyazov B.K, 1992, Using satellite imagery to address the geo-environmental problems. News of Science of Kazakhstan. Express information. Appendix: Science of Kazakhstan - space exploration. 3 pages, 43-45. Almaty [in Russian]._x000D_
3. Bekniyazov B.K, 1996. Engineering and geological map of the Aral Sea 1:500000, a set of maps of the environment Aral Sea, Tashkent [in Russian]._x000D_
4. Akiyanova F..ZH., Bekniyazov B.K, and others, 2006, Desertification is land degradation as the Republic of Kazakhstan, volume 3 of the Environment and Ecology ". 57 pages, 197-254, Almaty [in Russian]._x000D_
5. Bekniyazov B.K, 2007, On the implementation of the Concept of Transition of Kazakhstan to Sustainable Development for 2007-2024, Proceedings of the International Scientific and Practical Conference "Actual problems of ecology and natural resources in Kazakhstan and adjacent areas", 4 pages, 428-431, Pavlodar [in Russian].
Other activities
1. Member of Council for Sustainable Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the corresponding member of the International Academy of Environmental Safety of Public and _x000D_
environmental management.
1. Prize KI Satpayev for a series of scientific papers _x000D_
2. National Coordinator in Kazakhstan, the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification_x000D_
3. Member of Council for Sustainable Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan under the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Organisation name
Centre for Science and Environment
Organisation street address
Yesil district, st. Orynbor, 11 / 1
Organisation city
Organisation country