Do You Know Belgium?
The photo exhibition «Do you know Belgium?», which reflects the culture, art, history, customs and historical sights of the Belgians, is organized in the State Museum of History of the Temurids.
It is organized by the Committee on Interethnic Relations and Friendly Relations with Foreign Countries under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Friendship Society «Uzbekistan Belgium» in cooperation with the Ministry of Public Education of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the International Public Charity Fund of Amir Temur and the State Museum of History of the Temurids. Representatives of state and public organizations, scientists, researchers, museum scientists and professors-teachers took part in its opening.
Deputy Speaker of the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Chairman of the «UzbekistanBelgium» Friendship Society B.Alikhanov noted that in our country equal rights and conditions are created that promote the strengthening of interethnic harmony, the development of cultural and educational relations with foreign countries. In particular, the cultural and humanitarian ties between Uzbekistan and Belgium are becoming more active, and cooperation in the sphere of tourism is developing.
He was supported by the representative of the Walloon region of the Belgian Kingdom in Uzbekistan Jean-Claude Beaujan: «We are directing efforts to the comprehensive development of relations between the two countries, strengthening cultural, educational, economic ties. The current exhibition demonstrates the great interest in Uzbekistan in the history, culture, art and national customs of Belgium. Within its framework, we conducted a ceremony of awarding the winners of the contest «Do you know Belgium?» among senior classes’ pupils in secondary schools of Tashkent city». Winners and prizewinners were given memorable gifts.
The winner of the contest Polina Eshonova proudly announced: «I'm glad that I won the contest. During the contest I got information about the cooperation of our countries. Such competitions help us to consolidate our knowledge.»