Head of the TURKPA Young Parliamentarians Group attended international conference in Ashgabat
December 27, 2023

On 27 December 2023, Head of the TURKPA Young Parliamentarians Group and member of the Grand National Assembly of Türkiye (GNAT) Emre Çalışkan by special invitation of the Chairperson of Mejlis of Turkmenistan Dunyagozel Gulmanova took part at the international scientific conference and exhibition dedicated to the year “Happy Youth with Arkadag Serdar”, which was held in the building of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan in Ashgabat.

In accordance with the Presidential Decree, year of 2023 that declared “Happy Youth with Arkadag Serdar”, has a symbolic meaning, reflecting the desire of the Turkmen people, together with the youth, to follow the path of Hero-Arkadag, under the leadership of Serdar Bedimuhammedov, President of Turkmenistan, and to work hard for the further prosperity of the country.

The conference was attended by representatives of ministries, departments and public organizations, as well as UN agencies and other international associations.

During the conference the President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov delivered an opening speech.

Berdimuhamedov stressed the importance of the youth of Turkmenistan to continue working creatively and with all their hearts for the development of the country and further increase its international prestige in the future.

In his speeches to news channels Deputy Emre Çalışkan, emphasized significant efforts of the leaders of the two countries, Turkmenistan and Türkiye led by President of Republic of Türkiye Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, as well as the contributions of young parliamentarians in the process. Speaking at the full-membership process of Turkmenistan to TURKPA and Organization of Turkic States (OTS) Deputy Çalışkan, expressed his confidence that this will be realized in a very short time in the coming period.

At the end of the conference, President Berdimuhamedov signed the Resolution authorising the evaluation of the results of the "Happy Youth with Arkadag Serdar" year, noting that it aims to showcase the achievements of Turkmenistan's young generation this year in education, science, culture, industry, agriculture and other areas of the economy.