If you are organising an event to celebrate the International Year of Biodiversity, we encourage you to share your activities with us and everyone in your country. If you wish to see the information below in your official language, please send us a translation (.doc or .pdf) at iyb2010@cbd.int.

If you have videos and photos of your celebrations of the International Year of Biodiversity, please send them to us!


Kazakhstan: View the country profile

National Celebrations

Dates and VenueEvent
1 - 30 April 2010
Tulips Festival in Kazakhstan
22 May 2010
Kazakhstan celebrates the International Day of Biodiversity
17 - 18 September 2010

Стерх собирает друзей – 2010 / Siberian Crane -2010 collects friends
17 - 18 September 2010
V International Festival - "The Crane Gathers Friends 2010"
8 December 2010
Caspian Day
National Aarhus center of Kazakhstan
As the list of national celebrations and other biodiversity-related initiatives are developed and approved by the Government of Kazakhstan, they will be available on the website of the National Aarhus center, and distributed among NGOs and public, and will actively participate in their implementation. More details about the center (pdf).