December 11-12, 2020
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International Conference «Policy of Neutrality and its importance in ensuring international peace, security and sustainable development»


The Embassies of Turkmenistan abroad hold massive bike rides, dedicated to the World Bicycle Day

On the 3rd of June every year many countries of the world hold massive bike rides, dedicated to the World Bicycle Day.

So the celebrations organized by the Embassies of Turkmenistan abroad and dedicated to the World Bicycle Day, 30th Anniversary of Independence of Turkmenistan, 140th Anniversary of Ashgabat, as well as the proclamation of 2021 as the International Year of Peace and Trust were widely celebrated in different parts of the world. Among them, we can distinguish various bike rides conducted by the diplomatic missions of Turkmenistan in Georgia, Romania, Japan, Tajikistan and others.

Turkmen and foreign diplomats, heads of non-governmental organizations and sport agencies, the youths, including the students from Turkmenistan participated to the general bike rides.

As is known, on April 12, 2018 at the 82nd plenary session of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly adopted the relevant Resolution proposed by Turkmenistan, which proclaimed the 3rd of June as the World Bicycle Day, was co-sponsored by 56 states.

On May 29, 2021, the Embassy of Turkmenistan in Georgia organized the bicycle race in collaboration with the Georgian National bicycle federation and in participation of the representatives of the Diplomatic Corps.  The Ambassador of Turkmenistan to Georgia noted that this sports event is another step in strengthening friendship and cooperation between the countries, as well as promoting sport and a healthy lifestyle.

On the same day the Embassy of Turkmenistan to Romania together with the non-governmental organization «Green Revolution» organized in the Central park of Bucharest the massive bike ride with the participation of Turkmen students studying in Romania.

On May 30, The Embassy of Turkmenistan in Tajikistan held the bike ride in the park of Dushanbe named after Sadriddin Ayniy in participation of Turkmen students.

On the 31st of May the Embassy of Turkmenistan in Japan held the massive bike ride where the Turkmen students studying in Tokai University took part. The Ambassador of Turkmenistan noted that Turkmenistan pays great attention to the development of physical culture and sports, large-scale work is being carried out to improve the health of citizens and to educate a physically strong young generation.

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