April 4, 2018 in a specialized body of constitutional control was an open day, which has now become a good tradition. Young winners of the essay competition on the supremacy of the Constitution and constitutional patriotism, students and students of higher educational institutions of the country, as well as representatives of the Fund of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Elbasy, the Ministry of Education and Science, the Zakon Network Publication .kz. "
Before the meeting young Kazakhstanis got acquainted with the thematic exhibition devoted to the history of the constitutional development of Kazakhstan. The organizers informed the guests about the stages of development and adoption of the first and current Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the main directions of the constitutional reforms carried out in the country, and the establishment and development of the constitutional justice bodies of Kazakhstan.
A sigificant event began with the State Anthem of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Opening the event, the Chairman of the Constitutional Council K. Mami noted: "The current Constitution of the Republic has incorporated the universally recognized values of the world's constitutional heritage. Thanks to it, Kazakhstan not only took place as a sovereign state, but also became a respected member of the international community, whose opinion is listened to at the highest level.
Last year, along with constitutional reform, the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan announced a large-scale modernization of public consciousness, which is a prerequisite for achieving the main goal - entering the thirty most developed countries in the world. An integral part of the public consciousness is the legal culture, the primary source of which is the Constitution. In this regard, an important task is to raise the level of the constitutional culture of society. The Constitutional Council by its decisions and purposefully conducted law-explaining work contributes to the enhancement of the legal culture of citizens, the education of respect for the Constitution and laws. It is necessary to preserve the continuity of legal traditions in direct dialogue with the younger generation of Kazakhstanis, "concluded Mami K.A ..
The co-organizers of the contest were the adviser to the Executive Director of the First President-Elbasy Foundation, Kaysharov AN, Vice-Minister of Education and Science A. Aymagambetov. and the founder of the network publication Zakon.kz Kiselev S.V.
At the meeting, as a member of the competitive commission, the dean of the Faculty of Law of the Eurasian National University
L.N. Gumilev, professor, doctor of law Amandykova Saule Koshkenovna.
At the awarding ceremony, the Chairman of the Constitutional Council awarded valuable gifts and diplomas to students who took first place in the relevant categories; The representative of the Foundation of the First President of the Republic - Elbasy noted gifts and handed diplomas to winners who took second place; Representatives of the Ministry of Education and Science, as well as the network edition "Zakon.kz" presented diplomas and gifts to the winners who took third place in the contest.
At the end of the speeches, a "question-and-answer" dialogue was held. The questions of young guests were answered by the members of the Constitutional Council.
As assured in the Constitutional Council, from now on, activists will be encouraged, including an invitation to the meetings of the Constitutional Council to consider specific appeals.
In conclusion, the Chairman of the Constitutional Council thanked all participants of the event and expressed the hope that this event will leave its indelible mark on the constitutional sense of justice of the winners of the competition.
K. Mami also expressed his gratitude to the co-organizers of the contest, the heads of students and the management of educational institutions for fruitful cooperation.
As previously reported, in January the Constitutional Council together with the noted co-organizers announced an essay contest among students of higher educational institutions of non-legal profile and high school students in Astana on issues of ensuring the supremacy of the Constitution and constitutional patriotism in order to enhance the legal culture of youth.
In general, the Constitutional Council received 429 works (essays), including 283 students 'essays and 146 high school students' essays.
Thus, the diploma of the I degree was awarded to a student of the Eurasian National University named after LN. Gumilev - Amanbek Aimarzhan Bakhytzhan-Kyzy,