Today, the III Meeting of the Scientific Council of the International Turkic Academy was held in Baku.
Minister of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ceyhun Bairamov, Head of the International Turkic Academy Darkhan Kydyrali, Executive Secretary of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kanat Sarsembayev, Secretary of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Kyrgyz Republic Zhaparkul Tashiyev, Chairman of the Council on Education and Training of the Ministry of National Education of the Republic of Turkey Burhanettin Donmez, and President of the Azerbaijani Academy of Sciences Ramiz Mehdiyev took part in the meeting.
In addition, heads of institutional structures of the Turkic world, in particular Secretary General of the Turkic Council Bagdat Amreev, TURKPA Secretary General Altynbek Mamaiusupov, Head of the Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation Gunay Efendiyeva, Deputy Secretary General of TURKSOY Bilal Çakici, as well as Ambassadors Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkey and the Republic of Hungary in Azerbaijan were the guests of the event.
At the meeting, the head of the Academy delivered a report on the work implemented in 2019 and presented plans for 2020.
The Kyrgyz side transferred its chairmanship in the Scientific Council of the International Turkic Academy to Azerbaijan. The members of the Scientific Council highly evaluated the work done, approved the Action plan of the Academy for 2020 and agreed to hold the next meeting in Turkey.
The members of the Council made specific decisions on a number of issues. In particular, they discussed the list of anniversaries of the Turkic world, issues of strengthening cooperation in the field of education and science, research projects and approved their priorities.
It is worth noting that in 2020, the Turkic world celebrates the 1300th anniversary of the Tonykok monument, the 1150th anniversary of Al-Farabi, the 175th anniversary of Abay Kunanbaiuly, the 1025th anniversary of Manas epos.