A scientific conference dedicated to popularization among youth and scientific research of the cultural heritage of the Turkmen people was held at the Institute of International Relations (IIR) of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan. The conference was organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan, the IIR and the Turkish Agency for Cooperation and Development (TIKA). It was attended by representatives of higher education establishments, research institutes of the Academy of Sciences of Turkmenistan as well as legal institutions of the country.
According to the press service of the Turkmen Foreign Ministry, over twenty reports were delivered at the conference. The forum discussed the historical path of the Turkmen science, Turkmen scientists and cultural figures’ contribution to the development of the world’s scientific and humanitarian spheres.
Special attention was paid to the scientist who devoted their scientific works to researching the Great Silk Road, establishment and development of the Turkmen schools of mathematics and astronomy, agriculture and medicine, literature and linguistics.