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Open Society Foundations President Chris Stone paid a working visit to Almaty

Publised: Thursday, June 4, 2015

Chris Stone, President of the Open Society Foundations, Leonard Benard, regional director for Eurasia region and Caitlin Hopping, fellow of the OSF Presidential Scholarship were in Almaty on a working visit.

During a two-day stay they met with members of the SFK Board of Trustees, employees of the Foundation and with Foundation partners.

The highlights of the meetings focused on human rights, civil society development, support and protection of the rights of people with mental disorders, as well as the development of media professionals, experts and human rights activists.

Chris Stone congratulated the SFK Board of Trustees and employees with 20th anniversary of the Foundation’s activities and wished further success in the promotion of open society in Kazakhstan.