UNESCO celebrates the 150th anniversary of A.Baitursynov

On October 4, 2022, Z.E. Kabuldinov, Director of the Valikhanov Institute of History and Ethnology of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Corresponding Member, member of the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor, participated in the International Scientific and Practical Conference dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the outstanding statesman and socio-political figure, a linguist, a writer  Akhmet Bauitursynov.

A large-scale conference was held in Paris (France), the headquarters of UNESCO, a specialized organization of the UN system for education, science and culture. At the conference, our institute was instructed to make a historical report “Public and political activities of Akhmet Baitursynuly” in the state language about A. Baitursynov, which was delivered by Z.E. Kabuldinov.

The Kazakh delegation headed by Vice Minister T. Eshenkulov was attended by famous scientists from Kazakhstan: D. Kamzabekuly, A. Fazylzhan, K. Kemenger, M. Koigeldiev, Z. Bazarbayeva, E. Tleshov, etc. They also took part in the presentation of the book “Akhmet Baytursinuli – selected works (in Kazakh, English, Russian and Turkish)”.

On the same day, the Kazakh delegation took part in a visit to the burial place of the outstanding statesman and public figure Mustafa Shokai.