Legacy of Abai and Al-Farabi is heritage and pride of the whole world ASHGABAT-NUR-SULTAN-BAKU. KAZINFORM In commemoration of the 175th anniversary of the great Kazakh poet, philosopher Abai Kunanbayev and the 1150th anniversary of the outstanding Turkic scientist, philosopher, Abu Nasr Al-Farabi, the Embassy organized an online-roundtable with the participation of scientists from the International Turkic Academy, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan: professor of the Kazakh National University after Al-Farabi, Dr. Zhakypbek Altay, Head of the Department of Philosophy of KazNU, PhD Asset Kuranbek, Associate Professor of the Department of Turkic Studies at Baku State University, head of the Abay Center at BSU Fatima Dursunova, Chief Expert of the International Turkic Academy Akyedil Toyshanuly, the Kazakh MFA’s press service informs.
Al-Farabi Center inaugurated in Japan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM On December 22, Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Japan Yerlan Baudarbek-Kozhatayev, President of the University of Tsukuba Kyosuke Nagata, and Rector of the al-Farabi Kazakh National University Galimkair Mutanov (attended online) inaugurated the al-Farabi Center in Japan.
Islamabad hosts int'l conference 'Al-Farabi Global Forum' ISLAMABAD. KAZINFORM - On December 21-22, 2020, in the capital of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Islamabad, was held an international scientific and practical conference on the theme «Al-Farabi Global forum» dedicated to the scientific and humanitarian heritage of Abu Nasr al-Farabi, and celebration of the 1150th anniversary of the birth of the great scientist and thinker, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Malaysian scholar’s book about Al-Farabi discussed vie videoconferencing KUALA LUMPUR. KAZINFORM - As part of the celebration of the 1150th anniversary of the outstanding scientist and thinker Al-Farabi on November 24, 2020 the Kazakh Embassy in Malaysia and the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, International Islamic University Malaysia held an international scientific videoconference «Al-Farabi, the Universal Thinker, Discussion of Osman Bakar's Al-Farabi: Life, Thought and Significance», Kazinform cites the Kazakh Foreign Affairs Ministry.
Almaty hosts Republican Youth Forum ‘I Believe in Youth!’ ALMATY. KAZINFORM - The ceremony of awarding the winners of the VIII Republican Youth Forum «I Believe in Youth!» dedicated to the Day of the First President of the country was held in Almaty. This year the competition, which aims to develop patriotism through a prism of creation, work and innovations, was held in an online format, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of Al-Farabi KazNU.
Kazakhstani Al-Farabi Center to be launched in the USA ALMATY. KAZINFORM The scientific and educational center is to be established in Maryland (USA) by the mutual agreement between Al-Farabi Kazakh National University and Civilizations Exchange & Cooperation Foundation (CECF), the University’s press service reports.
Al-Farabi’s heritage united researchers in Europe and Kazakhstan ALMATY. KAZINFORM - As part of the celebration of the anniversary of the great philosopher Abu-Nasyr al-Farabi, the Embassy of Kazakhstan in Switzerland, the University of Zurich, the Kazakh National University named after al-Farabi, with the valuable support of the embassies of Kazakhstan in Vienna, Berlin and Rome, this week held an international online lecture on the topic «Contribution Abu-Nasyr al-Farabi in the Science and Culture of Europe» with the involvement of participants from four European countries, Kazinform has learnt from the Kazakh MFA.
Autumn portrait of Great Al-Farabi appears in Almaty ALMATY. KAZINFORM - The students of KazNU and volunteers from Almaty city have «painted» a portrait of the great thinker Abu Nasr Al-Farabi, for which they used the «colors of autumn» – the leaves, Kazinform has learnt from the university’s press service.
Abai’s Book of Words in Czech presented PRAGUE. KAZINFORM On October 29 as part of celebrations of the 175th anniversary of Abai the Kazakh Embassy in Czech Republic jointly with the National Academic Library of Kazakhstan held an online presentation of the Book of Words of Abai translated into Czech.
KazNU hosts Mind for Peace global conference on the eve of the UN Day ALMATY. KAZINFORM - On the eve of the United Nations Day, Al-Farabi KazNU held a global conference dedicated to the 1150th anniversary of Al-Farabi, the 75th anniversary of the UN, the 15th anniversary of the UN Alliance of Civilizations and the 10th anniversary of the UN Academic Impact program, Kazinform has learnt from the university’s press service.
Abai and Al Farabi monuments unveiled in Turkestan TURKESTAN. KAZINFORM Monuments on the occasion of the 175th anniversary of Kazakh poet Abai and 1150th anniversary of the world-known scientist, thinker Abu Nasr Al Farabi were opened in Turkestan, the press service of the Governor of Turkestan region reports.
Secretary of State attends celebratory events dated to Al Farabi 1150th anniversary ALMATY. KAZINFORM Secretary of State, Chairman of the State Commisison for prepartions and holding 1150th anniversary of Abu Nasr Al Farabi Krymbek Kusherbayev attended the final celebratory events dated to Al Farabi 1150th anniversary at the Al Farabi International Centre in Almaty, the Akorda press service informs.
Creative evening of Abai and al-Farabi held in Ulaanbaatar ULAANBAATAR. KAZINFORM - On October 2, 2020, in Ulaanbaatar, the Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Mongolia organised the «Creative Evening of Abai and al-Farabi» devoted to the 175th Anniversary of the great poet-educator Abai and the 1150th Anniversary of the outstanding philosopher Abu Nasr al-Farabi, Kazinform has learnt from the Kazakh MFA's press service.
Abai and Al Farabi postage stamps released in Estonia TALLIN. KAZINFORM The commemorative postage stamps dated to the 175th anniversary of Kazakh poet and enlightener Abai and 1150th anniversary of Turkic philosopher Abu Nasr Al Farabi were issued in Estonia, the Kazakh MFA’s Telegram channel reads.