On June 12, 2007, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow signed the laws “On Improving the Scientific System of Turkmenistan” and “On the Activities of the Academy of Sciences of Turkmenistan”. These laws launched the reformation of the country's scientific system. A year later, June 12 was officially proclaimed as Science Day.
Science Day in Turkmenistan is typically celebrated with scientific conferences, seminars, symposiums, science fairs and other appropriate activities and events coordinated by the Academy of Sciences of Turkmenistan.
The Academy is the state body that ensures the practical realization of the country's scientific and technical policy. It was founded in 1951 as the Academy of Sciences of the Turkmen Soviet Socialist Republic. The Academy was closed under president Saparmurat Niyazov, but his successor Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow reopened it.Remind me with Google Calendar
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