A meeting of the Council for Cultural Cooperation of the Member States of CIS to hold in Dushanbe on September 18-19, the press service of the CIS executive committee reports.

The draft agenda for the meeting contains fifteen items. Members of the Council will hear a report on the state cultural policy of the Republic of Tajikistan, and will discuss the draft Basic Measures for Cooperation of the CIS Countries in the Field of Culture for 2021–2025, which includes more than 100 international and national actions in various areas of interaction. This, in particular, the preservation and use of historical and cultural heritage, museum, library, theater and concert activities, art, book publishing and information activities, music and cinema.

The meeting participants to summarize the Year of Culture in the CIS and the participation of countries in events dedicated to the Book Year in the CIS. At the meeting, it is supposed to agree on an approximate timetable for exhibiting a traveling exhibition of art books by contemporary authors of the Commonwealth member states “We read together - we know each other”.

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