On 12 April 2011 in a public ceremony , held in Bucharest at Aula Magna of Romanian Academy of Science, the world democratic community had rejoice to count a new member: Kazakhstan.
In the presence of diplomatic representatives of traditional democratic states, Professor Dr. Anton Caragea, director of Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation, had presented the Romanian Monitoring Report on Kazakhstan Presidential Elections. The ceremony was especially important as it was a double held ceremony Brussels- Bucharest, as the Romanian report was accepted as a European document and publicly presented in the same day by the European Council on International Relations as a European report.
The conference was open by Professor Dr.Anton Caragea presentation on the electoral supervision methods, objectives, electoral monitoring theory and electoral monitoring practice. Other speeches on behalf of members of Romanian team for election monitoring where held by Mr. Sali Negiat, undersecretary of state of Romanian Government and Mr. Gabriel Arsene, journalist. Then in a public ceremony , the Final Report of Election Monitoring Mission in Kazakhstan was presented and handed off to Mr. Kairat Aiman – Charge d`affairs of Kazakhstan.
Monitoring commission has under scrutiny the mass media law, the election law, the political laws and the Constitutional Law of Kazakhstan and had operated a surveillance of the measure taken by the Central Electoral Commission in order to insure a free and open election atmosphere.
The Romanian monitoring mission insured also the Election Day supervision, the supervision of counting and tabulation of elections results in a significant and representative number of sections and commissions.
The report conclusion being that is endorsing the Kazakhstan elections as representing the free and democratically expressed voice of Kazakh people decision
In his speech H.E.Kairat Aiman had warmly appreciated Romanian election monitoring team for the special efforts and dedication, for the energy inputted into this mission and for the electoral monitoring report.
″Specially I was interested by the international observer`s opinion on the democratic progress of my country and I was enthusiast to learn that our elections have obtained the international community support as democratic. I appreciate Romanian efforts″ concluded Kazakhstan Charge d`affairs-Kairat Aiman.
A question and answer session followed for a half an hour and has touched on all the pending issues on presidential elections held on 3 of April in Kazakhstan.
The 12 April 2011 event had represented for Kazakhstan the certificate for democratic and free elections and a support in continuing democratic reforms and for Romania and world democratic community a moment of pride as a new member is affirming himself on democratic path: Kazakhstan.
In data de 12 aprilie 2011 , intr-o ceremonie publica, desfasurata la Bucuresti in Aula Magna a Academiei de Stiinte Economice, comunitatea democratica mondiala s-a bucurat de primirea unui nou membru in randurile sale : Kazahstan-ul.
In prezenta reprezentantilor diplomatici ai statelor cu traditie democratica , prof.dr.Anton Caragea, directorul Institutului de Relatii Internationale si Cooperare Economica ,a prezentat raportul romanesc de monitorizare a alegerilor prezidentiale din Kazahstan.
Ceremonia a fost o premiera, fiind vorba de o prezentare dubla , Bucuresti-Bruxelles , deoarece raportul romanesc a fost acceptat ca document european si prezentat in aceeasi zi de Consiliul European pentru Relatii Internationale ca raport european.
Conferinta a fost deschisa de prezentarea prof.dr.Anton Caragea asupra metodelor de supraveghere a alegerilor, obiectivelor urmarite si modului de constituire a unei misiuni de supraveghere electorala. Au urmat apoi discursurile unora din membrii echipei romanesti de supraveghere a alegerilor din Kazahstan: subsecretarul de stat in Guvernul Romaniei: Sali Negiat si jurnalistului Gabriel Arsene . Apoi intr-o ceremonie publica, Raportul Final de Supraveghere a Alegerilor din Kazahstan a fost citit si apoi inmanat Insarcinatului cu Afaceri al Kazahstanului- Kairat Aman.
Comisia de Monitorizare a evaluat conditiile oferite de legislatia electorala , legislatia cu privire la asociatii si activitati politice, legislatia cu privire la mass media si prevederile constitutionale precum si o evaluare a masurilor preliminarii luate de Comisia Electorala Centrala a Republicii Kazahstan pentru asigurarea unui climat propice alegerilor prezidentiale.
Echipa de monitorizare a Romaniei a realizat supravegherea in ziua votului , supravegherea procesului de numarare si tabularea rezultatelor, intr-un numar semnificativ de sectii si comisii electorale de centralizare a rezultatelor.
Concluzia finala a raportului fiind aceea de sustinere a rezultatelor alegerilor din Kazahstan ca reprezentand vointa reala, liber exprimata, in mod democratic a poporului kazah.
In discursul sau de raspuns Excelenta Sa Dl. Kairat Aman a multumit echipei romanesti de monitorizare a alegerilor pentru eforturile deosebite depuse, pentru energia aratata si pentru raportul de monitorizare depus.
″In mod deosebit am fost interesat de opinia observatorilor internationali asupra progresului democratic al tarii mele si am fost entuziasmat sa aflu ca alegerile noastre au avut o organizare buna si democratica. Multumesc Romaniei pentru sprijinul acordat″ a incheiat Excelenta Sa.
A urmat o sesiune de intrebari si raspunsuri care au atins toate problemele in dezbatere cu referire la alegerile prezidentiale din 3 aprilie 2011 din Kazahstan.
Evenimentul din 12 aprilie 2011 a reprezentat pentru Kazahstan certificarea unor alegeri reusite si libere si un imbold pentru continuarea reformelor democratice , iar pentru Romania si comunitatea democratica mondiala un moment de mandrie odata cu primirea unui nou membru cu drepturi depline ce incepe a se afirma pe drumul democratiei : Kazahstan .
In data de 13 aprilie 2011, intr-o ceremonie gazduita de Muzeul National de Geologie , comunitatea diplomatica si academica din Romania a onorat prezentarea PREMIULUI DE CARTE AL ROMANIEI ( ROMANIAN BOOK PRIZE AWARD ) pentru lucrarea PATRIMONIUL NATURAL AL ROMANIEI , lucrare a fostului ministru al mediului: Petru Lificiu.
Petru Lificiu-fost ministru al mediului primeste PREMIUL DE CARTE AL ROMANIEI pentru 2011
Lucrarea s-a impus pentru acest prestigios titlu deoarece este prima lucrare ce realizeaza un inventar complet si exhaustiv al bogatiei patrimoniului national romanesc .
Informatiile extrem de utile si certificate stiintific cuprind :ariile naturale protejate , parcurile naturale , rezervatiile biosferei , zonele umede de importanta nationala, siturile patrimoniului natural universal , rezervatiile naturale geologice si paleontologice , rezervatii speologice si ariile protejate si turismul.
In plus traducerea lucrarii in limba engleza ofera publicului international acces direct la informatii de calitate cu privire la extinderea si importanta patrimoniului natural al Romaniei . Aparitia in limba engleza a lucrarii PATRIMONIUL NATURAL AL ROMANIEI de Petru Lificiu este astfel o premiera pe plan national, realizand o misiune de o importanta deosebita: popularizarea potentialului extraordinar al Romaniei in intreaga lume si sprijinirea inscrierii Romaniei ca destinatie turistica de exceptionala valoare pe harta Europei.
Un alt argument in favoarea acordarii celebrului premiu este tiparirea lucrarii in conditii grafice exceptionale acompaniata de cateva zeci de fotografii de o calitate ireprosabila care se constituie in ambasadori ai frumusetilor tarii noastre inaintea celor ce deschid lucrarea.
Prezentarea publica a editiei in limba engleza si inmanarea premiului au avut loc cu sprijinul si in spatiul deosebit al Muzeului National de Geologie, unul din spatiile remarcabile dedicate conservarii patrimoniului natural al Romaniei.
Cu aceasta ocazie si in prezenta Corpului Diplomatic acreditat la Bucuresti directorul Muzeului de Geologie , dl.ing.dr. Stefan Marincea a deschis poarta Expozitiei de Flori de Mina si Sala de Pietre Pretioase Fluorescente, adevarate comori ale Muzeului de Geologie .
Faimosi cantareti romani au incantat audienta cu performantele lor extraordinare
Au sustinut prezentari ale cartii ambasadorul Macedoniei, Excelenta sa Ljupco Arsovski si ambasadorul Emiratelor Arabe Unite, Excelenta Sa Yacoub Yousef Al Hosani .
Apoi pentru ceremonia publica de inmanare a PREMIULUI DE CARTE AL ROMANIEI au urcat pe scena Ambasadorul Marocului-Ahmed Sendague , Ambasadorul Ambasadorul Macedoniei- Ljupco Arsovski , Ambasadorul Emiratelor Arabe Unite- Yacoub Yousef Al Hosani, Ambasadorul Palestinei – Ahmad Aqel, Ambasadorul Republicii Federale a Nigeriei- Mba Ama Mba , Ambasadorul Republicii Populare Democrate Coreene- Kim Son Gyong, Insarcinata cu Afaceri a Filipinelor-Maria Pangilian – atasatii culturali ai Irakului, Bulgariei , in timp ce din sala ceremonia era urmarita de reprezentanti ai altor 40 de misiuni diplomatice acreditate la Bucuresti.
Ceremonia a incantat pe cei prezenti cu un spectacol folcloric sustinut de celebrul artist Gheorghe Turda si invitatii sai, programul alcatuit de celebrul cantaret a cuprins si un extraordinar recital de nai cu Gabriela Preda-laureata cu aur la Paris in 2010.Totul s-a incheiat cu o interpretare generala a cantecului Noi suntem romani- cantat ,spre deliciul publicului si de membrii Corpului Diplomatic prezenti. Programul s-a incheiat cu o masa traditional romaneasca care a surpins prin bogatia felurilor pe ambasadorii prezenti .
Ceremonia din 13 aprilie 2011 a adus la un loc pe iubitorii patrimoniului natural al Romaniei, pe cei ce iubesc cartea si cultura si pe cei ce protejeaza pentru generatiile viitoare bogatiile Romaniei intr-o ceremonie imbogatita de prezenta Corpului Diplomatic dornic sa cunoasca frumusetiile si bogatiile Romaniei.
Excelenta Sa Ambasadorul Regatului Marocului – Ahmed Sendague,Excelenta Sa Ambasadorul Palestinei – Ahmad Aqel , Excelenta Sa Ambasadorul Macedoniei – Ljupco Arsovski , reprezentantul cultural al Bulgariei si Laureatul Premiului de Carte dl. Petru Lificiu
Excelenta Sa Ambasadorul Macedoniei-Ljupco Arsovski ,Excelenta sa Ambasadorul Nigeriei-Mba Ama Mba , Excelenta Sa Ambasadorul Emiratelor Arabe Unite-Yacoub Yousef Al Hosani , Charge D`Affairs al Republicii Filipine Maria Pangilian, Ing. Stefan Marincea -Directorul Muzeului de Geologie , Dl. Petru Lificiu-Laureatul Premiului de Carte si Profesorul Dr. Anton Caragea
Excelenta sa Ambasadorul Palestinei -Ahmad Aqel, Excelenta Sa Ambasadorul Macedoniei-Ljupco Arsovski , Excelenta sa Ambasadorul Nigeriei-Mba Ama Mba , Insarcinata cu Afaceri a Filipinelor Maria Pangilian si reprezentanta culturala a Irakului
On 13 April 2011 in a lavish ceremony, hosted at the National Geology Museum, the diplomatic and academic community of Romania had honored the ROMANIAN BOOK PRIZE for 2011, awarded to NATIONAL PATRIMONY OF ROMANIA , a book by former environment minister Petru Lificiu ,present day Vice-President of ANRE (National Agency for Energy).
The book is creating a complete and extensive inventory on the wealth on national Romanian patrimony. The information’s are extremely useful and scientific certified on : natural protected area, natural parks, biosphere reservation, humid areas of national importance, sites of natural universal patrimony , natural geology and paleontology reservation, protected area and tourism.
A plus of the work is the english language edition, that is granting to international public direct access to high quality information’s regarding the extent and importance of natural Romanian patrimony.
The english edition of NATURAL PATRIMONY OF ROMANIA by Petru Lificiu is a novelty on national stage and is achieving a mission of special importance : creating a massive knowledge in the all world regarding the extraordinary natural potential of Romania and supporting the acknowledgment of Romania as a exceptional value touristic destination on Europe`s map.
Another argument in favor of awarding the famous prize is the printing of the book in exceptional graphic conditions, accompanied by a few dozen of marvelous quality photos, that are by itself true ambassadors of the beauties of our country in front of all the readers.
The public awarding ceremony and book presentation was held with the support of National Geology Museum, one of the most remarkable cultural institutions dedicated in promoting environment protection in Romania.
To honor this joyous occasion and the presence of Diplomatic Corp accredited in Bucharest, the Director of Geological Museum ing.dr. Stefan Marincea has opened the gate to the Mine Flowers and Precious Gems Hall, the true treasures of the Geology Museum.
The book award presentation was publicly sustained by H.E. Ljupco Arsovski –Ambassador of Macedonia and H.E. Yacub Yousef Al Hosani- Ambassador of United Arab Emirates.
At the public awarding ceremony of the ROMANIAN BOOK AWARD the stage was taken by H.E. Ambassador of Morocco – Ahmed Sendague , H.E. Ljupco Arsovski –Ambassador of Macedonia , H.E. Yacub Yousef Al Hosani- Ambassador of United Arab Emirates , H.E. Ahmad Aqel- Ambassador of Palestine , H.E. Mba Ama Mba- Ambassador of Nigeria , H.E. Kim Son Gyong –Ambassador of DPR-Korea , Philippines Charge d`Affairs Mrs. Maria Pangilian, cultural attaché of Iraq and Bulgaria, while in the hall where present other 40 representatives of diplomatic missions accredited in Bucharest.
After the ROMANIAN BOOK AWARD was handed down to the recipient by professor dr. Anton Caragea the ceremonies continued with a popular song performance organized by Romanian national artist Gheorghe Turda and his guests.
The program constructed by the famous singer included the extraordinary participation of Paris golden laureate Mrs. Gabriela Preda. The music festivity concluded with all the attendance singing the famous national song: We are Romanians! interpreted for public appreciation even by the Diplomatic Corp members.
The final highlights of the ceremony included a traditional Romanian meal that surprised by his richness the ambassadors in attendance at the ceremony.
The 13 April ceremony had succeeded in bringing together the lovers of Romanian National Patrimony, the lovers of culture and the protectors for future generations benefit f the environmental treasures of Romania in a festivity enriched by the massive presence of Diplomatic Corp members who love and appreciate Romania and here beauties.
H.E Ambassador of Kingdom of Morocco- Ahmed Sendague, H. E Ambassador of Palestine – Ahmad Aqel , H.E. Ambassador of Macedonia – Ljupco Arsovski , Bulgarian cultural representative and Mr. Petru Lificiu
H.E. Ambassador of Macedonia-Ljupco Arsovski ,H.E. Ambassador of Nigeria-Mba Ama Mba , H.E. Ambassador of United Arab Emirates-Yacoub Yousef Al Hosani , Philippines Charge D`Affairs Maria Pangilian, Ing. Stefan Marincea -Director of Geology Museum , Mr. Petru Lificiu and Professor Dr. Anton Caragea
H.E. Ambassador of Palestine -Ahmad Aqel, H.E. Ambassador of Macedonia-Ljupco Arsovski ,H.E. Ambassador of Nigeria-Mba Ama Mba , Philippines Charge D`Affairs Maria Pangilian and Iraq cultural representative.
Between 28 of March and 6 April 2011 a Romanian delegation from Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation has realized the election monitoring for Kazakhstan presidential poll.
The monitoring mission was realized based on an invitation from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan. Between 28 of February and 28 of March the Monitoring commission has under scrutiny the mass media law, the election law, the political laws and the Constitutional Law of Kazakhstan and had operated a surveillance of the measure taken by the Central Electoral Commission in order to insure a free and open election atmosphere.
Romanian election monitoring report : free and fair election received with joy at Press Conference. 4 april 2011
The conclusion of the Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation monitoring commission was that: the necessary steps in order to insure an honest and balanced electoral consultation respecting democratic standards were taken by Government of Kazakhstan. The Romanian monitoring mission insured also the Election Day supervision, the supervision of counting and tabulation of elections results in a significant and representative number of sections and commissions.
Counting every vote, every report.
The preliminary conclusion of the Kazakhstan monitoring mission was publicly presented on 4 April 2011 in a press conference at Ramada Hotel in Astana by Professor Dr. Anton Caragea, director of Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation. The press conference included the presentation of Preliminary Monitoring Report for 3 April Presidential Elections and official presentation of data collected on election day and on tabulation phase, the conclusion being that the Monitoring Commission is endorsing the Kazakhstan elections as representing the free and democratically expressed voice of Kazakh people decision.
The final report of monitoring mission of presidential election held in Kazakhstan will be open in a double and concomitant ceremony in Bucharest and Brussels on 12 of April 2011. It is the first time when such a report is presented both as a Romanian and European Union document. The Romanian report endorsing the free and fair character of Kazakhstan elections was presented on 4 April at 14:00 hour being fallowed at 16:00 by the Report of European Parliamentary Assembly endorsing also the democratic process of elections held in Kazakhstan and at 18:00 hours by the Shanghai Cooperation Organization report also supporting the elections result.
Romanian delegation endorses democratic elections: the breaking news of the day.
Professor Dr. Anton Caragea has responded afterwards to the interview requests from televisions channel as: Kazakhstan TV, CTB and Astana TV and also for an interview request with the Chief Editor of New Kazakhstan Journal.
Romanian delegation under press assault.
The Romanian delegation also participated on the sidelines to the opening of a Special Hall at Modern Art Museum dedicated to Iuri Gagarin extraterrestrial flight in 1961, also visiting the Museum of First President of Republic of Kazakhstan the Romanian delegation was impressed to discover in an honorary placed the Doctor Honoris Causa Degree awarded at prof.dr.Anton Caragea recommendation to President Nursultan Nazarbaev during his visit in Romania.
Professor Dr. Anton Caragea in front of Doctor Honoris Causa Degree offered at his recommendation to President Nursultan Nazarbaev.
Finally prof.Dr. Anton Caragea held the honor of speaking on Security and Proximity Policy of European Union at Euro-Asian University. This honor was previously awarded to Hillary Clinton, George Bush jr.-United States President and Prince of Norway- Haakon and President Emil Constantinescu of Romania. The meeting with students and professors of university had marked a two hours dialogue on European Union realities and mechanism bringing closer Central Asia and Europe.
Meeting at Euro-Asia University.
Today democratic and prosperous Kazakhstan is transforming Romania in an entrance gate towards Europe and are building together a new euro-asian relation. Once Kazakhstan had obtained the democratic credentials Romania is having a stabile and open partner in Central Asia. The involvement of Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation in the supporting democratic process in Kazakhstan is a new bridge that is uniting the two countries.
Signing the Honor Guest Book at Presidential Museum
Speaking at Euro-Asian University