RESULTS RESOURCES: 205 documents found


2019

27 September 2019 | PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES
AKHP Public Lecture, Khorog: Phraseological and Lexical Synonymity in Unwritten Languages (Using the Example of Shughni Language)
Synonymity is believed to be an attribute of only literary written languages, however, research findings by the lecturer have demonstrated that it can also be found in unwritten languages. The origin of unwritten languages is similar to its formation in literary languages. Through his research, synonymic chains and its types have been identified, which helps demonstrate that speakers of unwritten languages use synonyms contextually. Unwritten languages are currently threatened by extinction. Using the example of Shughni, the lecture will describe methods and tools to address this issue, such as preserving the language through different types of dictionaries.
Other languages: Русский язык |

24 September 2019 | PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES
AKHP Public Lecture, Bishkek: The Kyrgyz Self-Exploration Experience: Searching for Lost Tradition in Modern Contexts
Since time immemorial, small and large nations and cultures have explored their spirituality in a quest to find their place in the world. One’s spiritual path is not always clear, and without deep thought, the process can remain perfunctory. In ancient times, Kyrgyz people were keen to explore and discover their spiritual path, however, gradually, notions of this self-exploration have been replaced with formal traditions, imposed external laws and ideologies. Individuals have thus lost a sense of a real, vibrant and authentic spirituality. This lecture will invite participants to reflect on this change, and how there is a contradiction between the development of formal traditions and traditions related with the real life of people.

Other languages: Русский язык |

12 September 2019 | PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES
UCA Public Lecture (Online): Digital Disruption
The lecturer will provide an introduction to a topic that is on many business leaders minds, and keeps some of them awake at night. It is the Digital disruption dilemma, and in particular what the potential is that will overturn incumbents and reshape markets faster than perhaps any force in history!
Other languages: Русский язык |

01 August 2019 | PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES
UCA Public Lecture (Online): Evolving Technologies and Emerging Issues
The University of Central Asia (UCA) is pleased to launch a series of public lectures as part of pre-conference events for the "Digital Transformation in Central Asia" conference, to be held in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan from October 4th to 6th 2019. UCA and the High Technology Park of the Kyrgyz Republic will host the joint conference aimed at providing IT leaders the opportunity to connect with 100+ Chief Information Officers and IT leaders within Central Asia and abroad to collaborate and solve the technology problems together. To register, or for further information on the conference speakers and programme, please visit: http://dtca.kg.
Other languages: Русский язык |

02 July 2019 | PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES
AKHP Public Lecture, Khorog: Challenges of a New Time: Solutions for Water Problems in GBAO
Climate change and population growth are important factors that are impacting the availability of water resources. A larger share of water resources is being used for agriculture and other purposes in rural areas. Before the 1990s, water in the Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Oblast (GBAO) was regulated through collective farms and Oblast-level water management bodies. Today, each farmer has to independently handle farm irrigation. Year after year, improper irrigation of land erodes lands and degrades crops. This lecture will offer efficient solutions for water-related problems in GBAO.
Other languages: Русский язык |

01 July 2019 | PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES
CHHU Public Lecture, Dushanbe: Suicide in Central Asia: Prevalence, Risk and Protective Factors
Although most suicides occur in Asia, they are predominately studied in the West. Suicide in Central Asia is relatively understudied. The lecturer will present a 30-year review of the literature on suicide in Central Asia highlighting prevalence, risk and protective factors for suicide. 

26 June 2019 | PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES
AKHP Public Lecture, Almaty: Values, Identities and the Problem of Modernisation in Central Asia
This lecture will cover the modernisation of Central Asian countries, leveraging concepts from cognitive sociology (such as values, identities, institutes and types of social systems), and highlighting the importance of socio-cultural institutes in the modernisation of the state, society, economics and politics. It will also explore the degree of success of social modernisation projects. The lecturer sees modernisation as a transition to another level of socio-cultural complexity, which significantly exceeds the current condition of our society. At the current level (as determined by the socio-cultural theory of society), it is not sufficient to ensure adequate self-reflection on the condition of the society and possibilities for modernisation.
Other languages: Русский язык |

22 June 2019 | PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES
AKHP Public Lecture, Dushanbe: National Development Strategy of the Republic of Tajikistan for the Period up to 2030: New Approach and Implementation Stages
The external environment is rapidly changing and setting new objectives for the country in the 21st century. The successful achievement of such objectives is extremely important to consolidate the society, preserve national identity, and achieve broader progress. In 2016, the Republic of Tajikistan adopted the National Development Strategy up to 2030, which establishes three main principles for future development of the country including prevention, manufacturing and innovation.
Other languages: Русский язык |

13 June 2019 | PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES
AKHP Public Lecture, Almaty: Sustainable Development of Tourism in the Republic of Kazakhstan: Global and Local Contexts
What are the principles and solutions for sustainable development of tourism in Kazakhstan? What mechanisms of this complex process are rooted in the socio-economic development of the country? The lecture will answer these questions, and share the lecturer’s views on addressing certain issues, related to development of modern tourism.
Other languages: Русский язык |

07 June 2019 | PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES
CHHU Public Lecture, Naryn: An Ethnography of Naryn River Life: When and How Does the River Matter in Naryn Province?
Thе lecture will draw on ethnographic fieldwork, archival work and media analyses between 2014 and 2018 on attitudes towards crucial water bodies in Central Asia such as the Syr-Darya river and holy lake Issyk-Kul. With head water glaciers melting and attempts to build new dams at a number of sites, water politics not only reflect relationships between riparian neighbor states, but also attitudes among riparian residents with different livelihoods and dependencies on rivers and lakes.
Other languages: Кыргыз тили |

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