The Embassies of Turkmenistan hold events in honor of the 30th anniversary of the Independence of Turkmenistan
On November 19, 2021, the Embassies of Turkmenistan abroad organized various events in honor of the 30th anniversary of Turkmenistan’s Independence.
The Embassy of Turkmenistan to Japan together with the International Association of Culture and Arts of Japan in the Embassy building organized the cultural event titled “Independence of Turkmenistan and the role of its neutral status in the development of the cultural heritage”.
This event was attended by the professors and students of the higher educational institutions of Japan, female staff of the International Center of Arts, representatives of the cultural agencies and other organizations. The speakers told about the achievements of the country in the years of Independence, about the role of the neutral status and the following principles of the policy of the Turkmen state as peacefulness, equality, mutual respect, mutually beneficial cooperation.
Within the event the Embassy organized an exhibition that demonstrates the rich cultural heritage, traditions, national attire of the Turkmen peoples, as well as national art of the carpet weaving and ritual dance “Kushtdepdi”, which were included into UNESCO Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage.
Also, the Embassy of Turkmenistan to the Republic of Belarus organized a briefing dedicated to the achievements and successes of the country during Independence years.
The briefing was attended by the representatives of the MFA of the Republic of Belarus, Executive Secretariat of the CIS, embassies and international organizations accredited in Belarus, mass media, as well as Turkmen and foreign students studying in the higher educational institutions.
The speakers of the briefing familiarized the participants with the new objects, particularly, residential buildings, textile complexes, trading centers, roads that have been put into operation in honor of the main holiday of the country. In addition, the exhibition was organized and video film was shown dedicated to the achievements of Turkmenistan.