Debate | Roundtable
Islam in Uzbekistan: education and research initiatives
- Tuesday 18 April 2017
2311 SR Leiden
Roundtable organized together with the Embassy of Uzbekistan to Brussels. Followed by a reception with Uzbek cuisine. All welcome!
15:15-15:30 Welcome by Dr. Gabrielle van den Berg and Dr. Elena Paskaleva on behalf of Leiden University
15:30-15:50 Priorities of the Republic of Uzbekistan's Chairmanship of the Foreign Ministers Council of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation under the slogan «The Education and Enlightenment – Path to Peace and Creativity» by Mr. Karomiddin Gadoev, Charge d’Affaires a.i. of the Embassy
15:50-16:00 Film screening
16:00-16:45 Islam in Uzbekistan: the history and modernity by Professor Shukhrat Yovkochev, Tashkent State Institute of Oriental Studies
16:45-17:30 Q & A and Discussion on current developments
Followed by a reception kindly provided by the embassy.