02.06.2010, 15:43

Bishkek to host international symposium “Between Europe and the Orient: A Focus on Research and Higher Education in and on Central Asia”


KABAR, June 2. International Symposium “Between Europe and the Orient” - A Focus on Research and Higher Education in/on Central Asia will be held on June 7-9, 2010 in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. The symposium will take place at the Ak-Keme Hotel. Under the support of the Volkswagen Foundation, which is an independent, non-profit organization and has been funding research projects in all disciplines since 1962. Within the framework of changing funding initiatives, the foundation provides impetus for the development of research and higher education. About 150 scientists from CIS and other countries will attend the symposium.