The TURKTAV Foundation has transferred the originals of manuscripts to the library of the University of Tourism Silk Road

On May 20, within the framework of the forum “New stage of cooperation between the SCO countries: tourism and cultural heritage,” the TURKTAV Foundation transferred the original manuscripts on the history of Uzbekistan to the library of the Silk Road Institute of Tourism and Cultural Heritage. This initiative was implemented by the Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Heritage. Within the framework of this project, documents related to the Bukhara, Kokand and Khorezm khanates were found in Turkish archives. At the moment, the Foundation has digitized 55 thousand electronic documents (manuscripts).

At the forum, the TURKTAV Foundation and the Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Heritage of the Republic of Uzbekistan signed a Memorandum of Cooperation, within the framework of which the Foundation proposed holding a number of cultural events in several cities of Turkey to promote the tourist potential of Uzbekistan and attract tourists to Uzbekistan.