Remembering Islam Karimov

February 7, 2018 at the University of World Economy and Diplomacy held a roundtable on “Remembering Islam Karimov …” dedicated to the 80th anniversary of the birth of the First President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov, organized on the initiative of the Department of “Social and Human Sciences” in conjunction with the Coordination Methodological Center for Recent History at the Academy of Sciences of Uzbekistan. One classmate and friend of the First President, professor of the Head Science and Methodology Center Shamsiddin Sharopov, who spoke about his childhood and school memories of Islam Karimov, professor of UWED, a member of the Public Council on Contemporary History of Uzbekistan, doctor of historical sciences Rahmon Farmonov, delivered a speech ” Islam Karimov – an eternal memory in our hearts “, the staff of the Coordination and Methodological Center for Contemporary History, B.B. Aminov and IM Shamsieva presented a survey “Islam Karimov through the eyes of foreign experts.” Also at the meeting with the reports were students of the University Sh. Hayitboev – “Who we were, what we became”, S.Alimova – “Islam Karimov as a diplomat” and M.Raimov – “The contribution of Islam Karimov to gaining independence and building national statehood”
The round table was held within the framework of the applied research project “The First President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov in the memoirs of his contemporaries”.