Yernar Zharkeshov, Managing Partner of CSI, presented the CSI expertise on international best and regional good practices of civil service reforms within the conference on modernization of the public administration system in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Y. Zharkeshov emphasized the regional trends including increasing the impartiality of selection procedures, introduction of Senior Executive Service (similar to corps "A" in Kazakhstan), transformation of state agencies at the central and local levels, development of a new salary scheme for bureaucrats.
Zharkeshov was invited by the United Nations Development
Programme in Uzbekistan, the Government of Uzbekistan upon the recommendations of the Astana Civil Service Hub, where he serves
in the Advisory Board.