On May 28, 2022, a meeting was held at the International Institute for Central Asian Studies (IICAS) with representatives of the delegation from the Russian Federation, consisting of Dr. Konstantin Mogilevskiy, the Executive Director of the History of the Fatherland Foundation and a member of the Presidium of the Russian Historical Society, Dr. Ramil Khairutdinov, Director of the Institute of International Relations (IMO) of Kazan (Volga) Federal University and Dr. Airat Sitdikov, Director of the Khalikov Institute of Archeology of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Tatarstan.
In a warm and friendly atmosphere, the Director of IICAS Dr. Dmitriy Voyakin offered a brief overview of the history of the institute, its management structure, areas of activity and research interests. Dr. Mogilevsky, in turn, spoke about the history of the creation of the History of the Fatherland Foundation, its goals and objectives, as well as the activities of the Russian Historical Society. A separate topic was the prospects for cooperation in the research field.
The meeting at the headquarters of IICAS office was followed by a working meeting at the Silk Road International University of Tourism and Cultural Heritage.
At Samarkand State University, colleagues from the Russian Federation were presented an archaeological museum, where university scientists and researchers managed to collect a unique collection of artifacts found at world-famous archaeological sites in the Samarkand region. The meeting with the faculty, scientists, researchers and students of the university helped to outline, in the format of a lively discussion, the ways and directions of further cooperation.
The reception of the delegation ended with a sightseeing tour of Samarkand.
The website of the History of the Fatherland Foundation can be accessed at the following link: https://fond.historyrussia.org/
The official website of the Russian Historical
Society, which is the Federal historical and documentary educational portal,
created with the support of the History of the Fatherland Foundation, is
available at the following address: https://historyrussia.org/