Turkmenistan attaches great importance to the cooperation with UNESCO

On the 11th of August 2019, a meeting was held on the sidelines of the First Caspian Economic Forum between the Head of the external policy agency of Turkmenistan R.Meredov and the Executive Secretary of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission and Assistant Director General of UNESCO V.Ryabinin who has arrived to Turkmenistan on a working visit. 

During the talks, the parties exchanged views on the favorable directions of cooperation between Turkmenistan and UNESCO.  The parties noted with satisfaction the effectiveness of partnership in the scientific-educational and cultural spheres; particularly the projects on preserving and promoting tangible and intangible heritage were discussed.   

Also, the UNESCO representative specifically noted the high organizational level of the First Caspian Economic Forum and underlined the vital role of the public diplomacy in the process of strengthening mutual understanding and trust between the nations, as well as the widening of cultural-humanitarian cooperation.