Europe and Central Asia

Kazakhstan - Association for the Conservation of Biodiversity of Kazakhstan (ACBK)

BirdLife Partner

Founded in 2003
Members: 28
Staff: 28
Beibitshilik 18, Astana, KZ, 020000
Tel.+Fax +7 (727) 265-39-85

Mission of the organisation

  • To ensure the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity of Kazakhstan
  • To engage and actively inform people on biodiversity importance for the future generations
  • To improve biodiversity research and monitoring methods 
  • To develop and assist local nature conservation groups and student clubs

Key Activities

  • Development and implementation of the projects aimed at conservation of important wildlife areas, including IBAs
  • Studying biology and status of populations of key animal species, development and implementation of Action plans for their conservation
  • Lobbing improvement of the conservation policy in Kazakhstan
  • Raising awareness of national and international public on conservation issues and the importance of Kazakhstan for the global biodiversity conservation agenda
  • Extension of ACBK network with the priority of establishing new branches and conservation groups in the most important regions