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Malawi's president seeks 'new friends' in China, Russia
Malawi's president seeks 'new friends' in China, Russia

Malawi, traditionally dependent on Western aid donors, will look for "new friends" in countries such as China and Russia, newly elected President Peter Mutharika said at his inauguration.

Malawi's president seeks 'new friends' in China, Russia
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. ©Reuters/Jonathan Ernst
Zuckerberg tops US donations with $1 bn: report

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg was America's most generous donor in 2013, giving nearly $1 billion of his fortune to charity.

Zuckerberg tops US donations with $1 bn: report
Zhaksylyk Doskaliyev. ©Yaroslav Radlovskiy
Transplantology pushes forward in Kazakhstan, so as organ donorship

The public opinion in Kazakhstan has been changing towards becoming more positive about transplantations from deceased donors.

Transplantology pushes forward in Kazakhstan, so as organ donorship
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Donors in major fundraising push for Syria

Donors gathered in Kuwait Wednesday in a major fundraising drive for 13 million Syrians affected by war following a record UN appeal for $6.5 billion.

Donors in major fundraising push for Syria
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Kazakhstan mulls transplanting organs without notifying families

Emergency organ transplantation without notification of the patient’s families, in case they are not immediately available, may be put into a law in Kazakhstan.

Kazakhstan mulls transplanting organs without notifying families
Kazakhstan mulls creating donorship consent registrar
Kazakhstan mulls creating donorship consent registrar

Kazakhstan Healthcare Ministry is working on a common registrar of donors, recipients and persons awaiting transplantation.

Kazakhstan mulls creating donorship consent registrar
Celebration of the World Blood Donor Day in Almaty. Photo by Vladimir Prokopenko©
Kazakhstan needs to double blood donors

Blood donors commitment in Kazakhstan leaves much to be desired: deputy Director of the National Blood Center in Almaty.

Kazakhstan needs to double blood donors
Bloomberg to donors: shun US senators over gun vote
Bloomberg to donors: shun US senators over gun vote

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg personally wrote Wednesday to hundreds of Big Apple donors, asking them to stop funding four Democratic senators who opposed tougher gun laws in Congress.

Bloomberg to donors: shun US senators over gun vote
Zhaksylyk Doskaliyev. Photo by Tengrinews.kz
Zhaksylyk Doskaliyev ready to donate organs

Former Kazakhstan Healthcare Minister calls Kazakhstan citizens not to be afraid of donorship.

Zhaksylyk Doskaliyev ready to donate organs
African Union Chief Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma. ©REUTERS
International donor conference for war-torn Mali opens

An international donor conference to drum up funds and troops to help the military operation against Islamist militants in Mali opened on Tuesday at the African Union headquarters in Ethiopia's capital.

International donor conference for war-torn Mali opens
3 thousand people need kidney transplantation in Kazakhstan

We have no waitlists of those who require transplantation, as there are more and more patients every year; some of them die: expert.

3 thousand people need kidney transplantation in Kazakhstan
Delivery of donor organs. ©REUTERS
Over 80 percent of Kazakhstan patients do not make it to transplantation

Syzganov National Scientific Surgery Center held a press-conference on development of donorship in Kazakhstan.

Over 80 percent of Kazakhstan patients do not make it to transplantation
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Danish sperm donor passes genetic disorder to five children

A Danish sperm donor has passed a potentially severe genetic disorder to five children after a screening test failed to catch that he had the disease.

Danish sperm donor passes genetic disorder to five children
Photo by Dauren Mukhamed©
Kazakhstan doctors in search for stem cells donors

Doctors of the National Medical Holding held a flashmob in Astana to bring more attention to donorship in Kazakhstan.

Kazakhstan doctors in search for stem cells donors
Implantation of the artificial heart. Photo courtesy of the National Medical Holding©
PHOTO: Artificial heart implanted in Astana

The first full implantation of an artificial heart has been made in Kazakhstan.

PHOTO: Artificial heart implanted in Astana
Afghan President hails aid, calls for help on graft
Afghan President hails aid, calls for help on graft

Afghanistan's President Hamid Karzai on Monday hailed international donors for pledging $16 billion in aid to the war-torn nation, but called for more help to clamp down on corruption.

Afghan President hails aid, calls for help on graft
Ambassador of Sweden to Kazakhstan Manne Wängborg. Photo by Shynar Ospanova©
PHOTO: Diplomats became blood donors in Astana

The ambassadors of Serbia, Sweden and France to Kazakhstan became voluntary blood donors at The Scientific and Production Center of Transfusiology in Astana.

PHOTO: Diplomats became blood donors in Astana
Aleksander Skakovskiy. Tengrinews.kz stock photo
Almaty citizen donated 500 liters of blood

Almaty citizen Aleksander Skakovskiy donated blood for the 900th time on June 14.

Almaty citizen donated 500 liters of blood
Donor sperm tank. ©RIA Novosti
Kazakhstan lacks sperm donors

It will be impossible to find a healthy sperm donor in Kazakhstan in 20 years, if the current ecological situation doesn't improve.

Kazakhstan lacks sperm donors
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Half of Kazakhstan residents do not believe in efficiency of organs transplantation

Half of respondents replied that they did not believe in a positive outcome of kidneys transplantation surgeries.

Half of Kazakhstan residents do not believe in efficiency of organs transplantation