Nazarbayev talked about G-Global platform’s role

17 May, 2018, 13:35 670
Nazarbayev talked about G-Global platform’s role

The Kazakh President told about key directions of G-global international platform which will assist to change the world.

Actual issues of the G-global platform will serve as tools for developing more balanced solutions, President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev noted while during the plenary session of the Astana Economic Forum "The World of Global Challenges", the correspondent of reports.

"Format G7, G20, which I attend regularly, as we suppose do not cover the global position.  For that very reason, we put an idea of G-global initiative which allows consolidating interests of all countries. G-global may become an effective tool to develop more balanced solutions. For example, on this site you could have the following topics that affect everyone," the President said.

The first one – issues of the sustainable development including approaches to combat poverty, hunger, water scarcity, and counteract environmental catastrophes. The second is to reduce economic inequality, reduce income gaps, and ensure more equitable access to social benefits in the world. An important step for this could be the development of a methodology that takes into account not only economic growth but also qualitative changes in people's living standards. Thirdly, it seems that it's time to begin condemning the contours of the new rules of international trade, "the Head of State announced.

The fourth direction according to Nursultan Nazarbayev is an all-around discussion of non-objective information distribution.

The non -objective information often leads to the growth of interstate, interethnic, interconfessional confrontation, multiplies the risks of conflicts. The government, civil society institutions, the media should come to a mutual agreement on understanding their responsibility for information content " President Nazarbayev noted.