ARGO is pleased to inform and congratulate Lyazzat Kaltayeva, chair of the Association of Women with Disabilities “Shyrak and Association of legal Entities Association on Promotion of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities “Central Asia Forum of Persons with Disabilities” on the occasion of her election to the Almaty city Maslikhat deputy. Kazakhstan Parliamentarian and oblast deputies’ election was provided on March 20 in Kazakhstan. Almaty city election committee announced the names of the new city Maslikhat deputies on March 23, 2016.
Lyazzat Kaltayeva deserved to be elected to the Almaty city Maslikhat for her outstanding work in the field of disabled rights in Kazakhstan and Central Asia. Lyazzat worked closely with ARGO last three years implementing the tasks of its two programs “Empowerment Now!” and “Development through Regional Cooperation”. We believe Lyazzat will be succeeded in the new position and contribute her rich background and knowledge into the new tasks.