According to the consensus reached at the GB meeting and follow up coordination and agreement, the ANSO Regional Center in Central Asia will be officially hosted by the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan (NAS RK) in Almaty from 2020.
NAS RK is committed to provide facilities, staff and financial support to the Center’s operation. The chairmanship of the Center is to be rotated among the National Academies of Sciences of Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. NAS RK agrees to let and enable other National Academies play a big role in the center. A joint workshop will be held in Almaty among the Academies in the early spring of 2020 at the coordination of NAS RK.