Yerbolat Uatkhanov, astanatimes.com
Image from article, with caption: Israeli Ambassador in Kazakhstan Michael Brodsky
The ambassador has three priorities during his term: reaching out to the younger generation, creating trilateral relations among Kazakhstan, Israel and China, and promoting cooperation in agriculture and water management.
“The Israeli Embassy works with Bolashak graduates, because it considers that it is very important to reach out to this group of young people by different means. Israel aims to establish good relations with young people today, then to establish the relations with them in the future. The Embassy invites young people to explore Israel; the so-called ‘Startup Nation’ plans to organise different courses and cultural activities in public diplomacy. For example, [I can point to the] participation in the Almaty Jazz Festival, where a prominent Israeli pianist participated. Young people liked him very much,” he said. ...