Presentation of the photo documentary exhibition State archive of Astana city dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the capital in the state archive of Karaganda region

On February 28, 2018, the State archive of Astana city held a presentation of the photo documentary exhibition dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the capital of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Astana city (in the building of the state archive of Karaganda region). The purpose of the exhibition was to familiarize visitors with the documents reflecting the history of the relocation of the capital from Almaty to Akmola – the current Astana, arrangement of the new capital according to the documents formed in the funds of the state archive of Astana city. The exhibition presented documents describing the stages of relocation of the capital, further development, materials on the construction of the young capital, the creation of a special economic zone “Astana-new city” and many interesting documents.

Documents from the personal Fund of the first akim of Astana Dzhaksybekov A. R., unique photo materials from the personal Fund of the Chairman of the State Commission of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the relocation of higher and Central state bodies to the city of Akmola Galimov F. H were a bright component of the exhibition. Photographic materials about the development of the young capital from the funds of the personal origin of the capital’s photo correspondents – V.V. Krasys, I. F. Burgandinova, V. A. Kurilova were presented.

As well as at the exhibition were presented souvenirs and gifts from different foreign delegations which received by akimat of the Astana city. Along with the exhibition held a round table where participated following the head of the Department of culture, archives and documentation of the Karaganda region Agimbayev E. M., the adviser of akim of Karaganda region R. K. Omarbekova, head of akim of the Kazybek bi district of Karaganda city Baizhanov R. O., representatives from the archival, Museum institutions of the city, Council of veterans, pupils of Lyceum №93 of the Karaganda city, as well as representatives of mass media.

During the mission,the staff of Astana city archives got acquainted with the work of the Karaganda regional archive, exchanged experience in the archive business, as well as legal issues.


February 5, in the reading room of the State archive of Astana city for 2nd year master student of specialty “History” of L.N.Gumilyov Eurasian National University archivist of the department of publications and use of documents by Elena Kulakova was held a lecture-exhibition on the theme: “Nurgozha Oraz – poet, writer, publicist” for the promotion of the national project “Spiritual renewal”

The lecture-exhibition is based on biographical, labor, poetic stages of development of its activity.

The exhibition presents archival documents – books in 7 volumes, magazines “Sary-ARKA” from 1991 to 2008, photos of his activities in different periods of life.

January 25, 2018 in the reading room of the State archive of Astana city held a meeting on discussion of the State of the Nation Address by the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev “NEW OPPORTUNITIES UNDER THE FOURTH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION” with first Deputy Chairman of Saryarka regional branch of the “Nur Otan” Party Alimgazinova Baghlan Auganbaevna and a member of Bureau of political Council, the Director of grammar school № 47 of the city of Astana Toderash Olga Evgenievna

The meeting was attended by master students of the L.N.Gumilyov Eurasian National University and the staff of the State archive of Astana city.

During the event, visitors of the archive explained in detail what we must do to successfully navigate and adapt in the new world – the world of the under fourth industrial revolution.

January 16, 2017 in the State archive of Astana city a solemn ceremony on the occasion of the anniversary of the birth of archivist Omarova Dametken Nikolaevna, who gave archival service of the city for decades

The management and staff of the archive expressed wishes, words of gratitude and congratulations to D. N. Omarova for many years of hard work, presented with a valuable gift and flowers. Dametken Nikolaevna working in the archival sphere for over 30 years, since 1984. In the State archive of Astana city since 2003. The story about her career path was interesting for both young employees and her colleagues who have worked with her for many years. For hard work Dametken Nikolaevna many times was awarded Honorary diplomas from the management of archives, management of archives and documentation, management of the city, the Ministry of culture of the Republic of Kazakhstan, medals to anniversaries. D. N. Omarova was awarded the Honorary title of Hero of the encyclopedia “Best people”, the Badge “Excellence culture”. Today she is a veteran of the archival service, is a mentor to many archivists, enjoys universal respect and authority. Dametken N. is a vivid example of selfless service to the archive service who have contributed to the development of archives in the capital.

January 4, 2018 in State Administration “State archive of Astana city” held a meeting with the Deputy of Majilis of Parliament of Kazakhstan, member of Committee on international Affairs, defense and security Chirkov Mikhail Vladimirovich

The meeting was attended by first Deputy Chairman of Saryarka district branch of “Nur Otan” Alimgazin B. A., staff of the State archive of Astana city.

During the meeting, the Deputy M. V. Chirkov familiarized with the main directions of activities of the archive, visited the archives, which stored management, scientific, technical and audiovisual documentation, the party and Komsomol documents, personnel, and personal origin. With the above, visited the exhibition hall, where they got acquainted with the exposition for the relocation of the capital from Almaty to Akmola, and reading room that provide researchers with opportunity to work on research projects, dissertation. V.M.Chirkov drew attention to the historical, cultural and documentary significance stored in archive of documents, noting the possibility of using documents to attract public interest, the knowledge of history.

During the conversation the staff of the archive told about the implementation of the program article “Spiritual renewal”, on the progress of the archive and plans for the near future. Equally important Deputy of the discussion on problematic issues that require specific solutions. At the end of the conversation, V. M.Chirkov announced recommendations for implementing the archive task and thanked the archive staff for their hard work.