Zhanaiym Kozybay recently interned at the International Atomic Energy Agency’s Department of Public Relations and Communication. She served as the agency’s primary interface with the public at the world fair EXPO 2017 Astana, sharing her knowledge on the future of nuclear power and its relationship to the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Zhanaiym, who is fluent in Russian and Kazakh, graduated cum laude from Nazarbayev University with a BA in political science and international relations. She is interested in analyzing various approaches, including top-down public policy and bottom-up social entrepreneurship, to promote sustainable development. As a student, Zhanaiym was the recipient of a Katter Family Fellowship.