International conference on Turkology has started in Astana


Today, the International Scientific and Practical Conference on "Actual problems of the Kazakh language and Turkology: Spiritual modernization in the 21st century" has started at the School of Humanities and Social Sciences of Nazarbayev University in Astana.

The Provost of the Nazarbayev University Mr. Ilesanmi Adesida welcomed participants at the opening ceremony and wished them success. On this occasion, a special representative of the International Turkic Academy (TWESCO) Timur Kozyrev read the congratulatory letter of the Academy’s President Darkhan Kydyrali.

The main purpose of the two-day conference is to strengthen the scientific-theoretical, pedagogical basis of the Kazakh language and Turkology and to consolidate the best practices of language teaching.

Scholars and applicants from the USA, Kazakhstan, Hungary, Poland and Turkey are taking part in the event. According to organizers, they will discuss topical issues related to the continuity of language and spiritual modernization.



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Саул Менделевич Абрамзон
учёный-этнограф, тюрколог, кандидат исторических наук