On June 22, 2016, the Symposium on the Central Asian Cultural Heritage organized by the Japan Foundation in cooperation with the Central Asian countries held in Tokyo.
The Symposium gathered the government officials, experts, scholars from Japan and Central Asian countries. Representatives of Central Asian countries in their speeches fully pointed out the cultural heritage of their countries.
Tajikistan was presented at the symposium by Mr. Bobomulloev Saidmurod – Head of the Department of Archaeology, Institute of History, Archaeology and Ethnography of the Academy of Sciences, and Ms. Dodkhudoeva Lola – Chief scholar of the Institute of Linguistics, Literature, Oriental Studies and Written Heritage of the Academy of Sciences and On June 24, Ambassador of Tajikistan in Japan Mr. Hamrokhon Zarifi received the representatives of the Academy of Sciences of Tajikistan.
During the meeting the sides exchanged views on ancient history, rich culture and diversity of the arts of the Tajik people and the need adequately represent these areas to Japanese people and experts.