President of the Academy took part in the international forum on “Abay and humanism”

Today, Nazarbayev University in Nur-Sultan hosted an international forum on “Abay and humanism” dedicated to the 175th anniversary of Abay.

President of the International Turkic Academy Darkhan Kydyrali, President of Nazarbayev University Shigeo Katsu, Head of the Department of Kazakh Language and Turkology of Nazarbayev University Uli Schamiloglu, Doctor of Philology, Abay expert Mekemtas Myrzakhmetuly, Director of the Al-Farabi Research Institute at Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Doctor of Philosophy Zhakypbek Altayev, Professor of Kastamonu University of Turkey Orhan Soylemez, member of the Union of Writers of Uzbekistan, poet Yangiboy Kuchkarov, well-known Abay scholars and students took part in the online meeting.

Speaking at the opening of the meeting, the head of the Turkic Academy Darkhan Kydyrali reported about the work done by the Academy in the framework of the Year of Abay and wished success to the forum.

It should be noted that this year, within the framework of the Year of Abay, the Turkic Academy held 10 international events, developed and issued 9 publications.