Social Café: Social Entrepreneurship in Action in Kazakhstan

Organizers of the Social Cafe in Astana have recently opened a crowdfunding campaign to support the initiative.  All of the funds raised will help...

GYSD Project: Debating Tournament in Astana, Kazakhstan

Project Organizer: Gulnaz Tabynbayeva '14Event Location: Astana, Kazakhstan$500 in FLEX Alumni GYSD Matching Grant Funding$7440 cost share from: the Nomad Debate Club, Nazarbayev University,...

FLEX and YES Alumni Serve Their Communities on Global Youth Service Day

FLEX and YES alumni took on the Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) challenge this spring - organizing events in their communities and working with...

Sergey Sek ’04 (Kazakhstan): a Successful Strategist with a Philosophical Mindset

Notes from the Author – FLEX alumna Tatyana Movshevich ’04 (Dzerzhinsk, Russia/Blandon, PA):  Not long ago I attended the City Nomads exhibition at the British...

First Annual North Kazakhstan Debate Cup in Petropavlovsk, Kazakhstan

First Annual North Kazakhstan Debate Cup: On December 28, Madina Rakhimzhanova ’14 together with the Nomad Debate Club organized the First Annual North Kazakhstan Debate...

GYSD Project: Women’s Streetball Tournament in Astana, Kazakhstan

Project Organizer: Aizhan Kapysheva '10Event Location: Astana, Kazakhstan$497 in FLEX Alumni GYSD Matching Grant Funding$900 cost share from: The Kazakhstan WHO country office, the...

Programming Bootcamp

Almas Kebekbayev ’08 (Almaty, Kazakhstan/Visalia, CA) Project Title:  Programming Boot Camp Project Location:  Almaty, Kazakhstan $1147 in 2014 FLEX Alumni Grant Program Funding Summary: Almas Kebekbayev ’08 organized...

GYSD Project: Opportunities for Children with Disabilities in Petropavlovsk, Kazakhstan

Project Organizer: Ainur Serikova '13Event Location: Petropavlovsk, Kazakhstan$180 in FLEX Alumni GYSD Matching Grant Funding$180 cost share from: the Shakshakbaev Boarding School for Children...

FLEX CivEd Workshop: Learning Together As a Family

Post by Yerasyl Toleugazinov '12 Semey, Kazakhstan/ Lacy, Washington Yerasyl is one of three FLEX Alumni representatives invited to represent the FLEX Alumni community and program...

Central Asia FLEX Ability Workshop 2019 in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

On July 25-28, 61 FLEX Alumni from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan attended the Central Asia FLEX Ability Workshop in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan to...