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CHHU Public Lecture, November 14th, Bishkek: Young Muslims Negotiating Muslim Identities In Scandinavia
This lecture addresses the experiences of Muslim young adults living in Scandinavia. It discusses how they understand and negotiate Islam in relation to their families, friends, and the majority society's expectations.
AKHP Public Lecture, November 2nd, Almaty: Great Son of Immortal Alash: 350th Anniversary of Bukhar-Jyrau, Great Kazakh Poet and Statesman
MSRI Public Lecture, Bishkek, November 1st: Aquaculture: Global Trends and Opportunities for Kyrgyzstan?
During this lecture, the presenter will discuss the evolution of aquaculture worldwide, from a subsistence point of view to becoming a multi-million dollar industry.
UCA Public Lecture October 30th, Bishkek: Partnering for Systemic Transformation
This lecture will explore the ten-year partnership between the Government of Kazakhstan and the Faculty of Education at the University of Cambridge which aimed to assist in the transformation of the education system in a group of schools of innovation (NIS) and then roll this out to all the whole system.
AKHP Public Lecture, Khorog: Value of Traditional Arts and Crafts
The lecture will discuss the story behind the establishment of the "De Pamiri" organisation in the stormy historical period. The organisation seeks to revive traditional art and give a new impetus for its development, while adapting it for the present-day social realities and preserving its true purpose and fundamental nature.
MSRI Public Lecture, Bishkek: Seed Systems of Gorno-Badakhshan: Actors and Patterns of Innovation Processes
The Pamirs is one of the largest mountainous regions in Central Asia, with a harsh environment and complex agricultural production systems. Cultivation of crops, especially legumes and cereals, is possible due to a rich local agrobiodiversity: Varieties, which are adapted to local growing conditions, fulfilling the needs of the local population.
AKHP Public Lecture, Dushanbe: Export Diversification in Modern Russian Economy
The lecture will discuss the main structural features of the Russian economy, and what industries might ensure its long-term economic growth.
IPPA Public Lecture September 9th (Naryn) and 10th (Bishkek): The Role of Universities in Shaping Urban Development
During the lecture, a number of issues associated with cooperation between municipalities and universities will be tackled. The special focus will be paid to the area of city planning and development, within which the experience of cooperation between Gdansk University of Technology and Polish municipalities will be discussed. The issues associated with developing and implementing the concepts of “smart and attractive cities will be widely discussed.
CHHU Public Lecture, August 30th: Traditional Games of the Pamiri Kyrgyz: Cosmology, Human Being, and Culture
The Pamiri Kyrgyz possess dozens of traditional sport and entertainment games with unqiue ethno-cultural peculiarities. The composition of game players, rules of games, objects used in games, the time and place of games, the purposes of games, and the impact of these games on the players can serve as shared sources of fields such as ethno-pedagogy, ethno-culture, ethno-philosophy and ethno-pschycology.
CHHU Public Lecture, August 9th: History and Culture of the Pamiri Kyrgyz
The Pamiri Kyrgyz are one of the sub-ethnic groups of the Kyrgyz people. Their history and culture are the clear proof of it. The materials presented in this lecture are based on Dr. Sulaiman Kaiypov’s extensive fieldwork conducted between 1997-2007 among the ethnic Pamiri Kyrgyz living in the Van region of Turkey as well as on scholarly works published by other international scholars in USA, France, Turkey, China and Kyrgyzstan.