|Languages||Kazak (Qazaq), official language spoken by over 40% of population; Russian, official language spoken by two-thirds of population and used in everyday business|
|Religions||Muslim, 47%; Russian Orthodox, 44%; Protestant, 2%; other, 7%|
|Ethnicity||Kazak (Qazaq) 46%, Russian 34.7%, Ukrainian 4.9%, German 3.1%, Uzbek 2.3%, Tatar 1.9%, other 7.1% (1996)|
|Population||15,284,929 (July 2007 est.)|
|Capital||Astana, 280,200 (formerly Aqmola; capital since 1997)|
ICVolunteers-Switzerland is the Swiss branch of ICVolunteers. Historically, the Swiss office is the cradle of the whole organization. ICVolunteers has local presence in a growing number of countries, including Kazakhstan.
We invite you to look over what we are doing in the area.