October 24. Timeline of major Kazinform events
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The Kazinform Timeline is the one-stop-shop where you can learn about the historical events of October 24. Learn about the landmark events that occurred throughout Kazakhstan’s history on October 24.
United Nations Day is observed on October 24 and marks the anniversary of the entry into force in 1945 of the Charter of the United Nations. The United Nations is an intergovernmental organization whose primary role is to maintain world peace and security.
World Polio Day is an annual celebration that recognizes global efforts to move towards a polio-free world. The day was initiated by Rotary International.
World Development Information Day is celebrated annually on October 24. The day focuses on improving the dissemination of information and mobilizing public opinion, especially among young people.
Disarmament week initiated by the first extraordinary session of the United Nations General Assembly on disarmament in 1978 is held from 24 to 30 October. The week devoted to the promotion of the objectives of disarmament.
Rocket Engineer’s Remembrance Day is an unofficial memorial day observed in Baikonur. It pays tribute to the victims of the Nedelin disaster that occurred on October 24, 1960.
2011 – Kazakhstan is the first CIS country to introduce a juvenile justice system.
2019 – The defense of the report on the implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women by Kazakhstan takes place at the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women des femmes (CEDAW) in Geneva.
2019 – The new building of the Belarusian Embassy is opened in the city of Nur-Sultan.
2020 – Two Kazakh films win five awards at the 29th Kinoshok Open Film Festival.