The mission of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan is to create the conditions for improving the competitiveness of agriculture, steady development of water, fishery, forestry and hunting by the effective formation, coordination and implementation of government policy.

The main object of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan:

1) formation of agrarian policy, strategic plans, public and other programs and projects in regulated spheres;

2) formation of the basics of creating a competitive agricultural commodity production, food security and mobilization readiness of the Republic of Kazakhstan;

3) to provide information and consulting agribusiness;

4) the implementation of inter-sectoral coordination and state governance in regulated spheres;

5) implementation of methodological guidance to other state bodies within their competence;

6) the conservation of biological diversity;

7) management and cross-sectoral coordination of the implementation of the state policy in management of water resources, forests, fauna and especially protected natural territories;

8) improvement of legislation in management of water resources, forests, fauna and especially protected natural territories;

9) improving the system of state governance in management of water resources, forests, fauna and especially protected natural territories;

10) development of international cooperation in the management of water resources, forests, fauna and especially protected natural territories;

11) to ensure state control in the management of water resources, forests, fauna and especially protected natural territories;

12) realization of other tasks assigned to the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan, within their competence.

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