Educational programmes nationwide are meant to address past deficiencies in imams' knowledge of Islam.
The Spiritual Administration for the Muslims of Kazakhstan is working to protect mosques from disorderly attendees.
Leaders of various religions are calling for inter-faith harmony and denouncing efforts by extremists to create rifts in society.
New mosques will allow clergy to reach more people, helping them "better understand Sharia" and prevent them from Islamic radicalisation, religious scholars believe.
Defeating radicalism will take a commitment on all levels, officials say.
Workshops nationwide are teaching them the tools to defeat extremists.
Authorities in Turkmenistan urge moderation and adherence to traditional Islam.
Extremists find a united front determined to thwart their brainwashing of suggestible youth.
A new school is teaching moderate Islam to its students.
Extremism has no space in any faith, leaders say.