The scientific-practical conference on the theme “Multiculturalism in folklore” was held in Gusar region
On the 19th of November in 2016 the scientific-practical conference on the theme “Multiculturalism in folklore” was held in Gusar region with the organization of the Knowledge Fund near the President of Azerbaijan Republic, ANAS Institute of Folklore, the Executive Power of Gusar region. Being met in the Executive Power the guests visited the Great leader Haydar Aliyev’s monument. Then they also visited Haydar Aliyev Center.
The scientific-practical conference was opened by the head of the Executive Power of Gusar region Shair Alkhasov. The executor director of the Knowledge Fund near the President of Azerbaijan Republic Oktay Samadov in his report “The year of multiculturalism in Azerbaijan: the done works and a look at the future duties” told about the works done in the branch of multiculturalism in Azerbaijan.
The correspondent member of ANAS, the director of the Institute of Folklore, professor Mukhtar Kazimoglu-Imanov made a report on the theme “The national-cultural variety in folklore and the common spiritual values” and he also mentioned that multiculturalism had found the personification just in folklore.
The rector of the Azerbaijan State Pedagogical University named after N.Tusi professor Jafar Jafarov told about the role of the education in the multicultural values to the young generation in his report “Multiculturalism and education”.
The head of the department of the Knowledge Fund near the President of Azerbaijan Republic professor Isakhan Veliyev made a report on the theme “Azerbaijan folklore samples in the legal plane”.
The leading consulter of the Folk activity and un-material heritage sector of the Culture and Tourism Ministry of Azerbaijan Republic Elgun Aliyev also made a report on the theme “Multiculturalism in folklore as the main part of the State Cultural Policy in Azerbaijan Republic”. He mentioned that multiculturalism had become the life style of people in Azerbaijan.
At the end of the conference the director of the Institute of Folklore of ANAS Mukhtar Kazimoglu-Imanov presented the new publications of the institute to the leadership of the Executive Power of Gusar region.