Turkmenistan is preparing to celebrate the 31st anniversary of the sacred independence of the Motherland. Following the traditions of our people, a significant date is celebrated with labor victories, architectural premieres and achievements in all spheres of life. A vivid illustration of this is the events of the past week, demonstrating the success of the policy of President Serdar Berdimuhamedov in achieving the strategic goals of state building in the year “The era of the people with Arkadag”.
The course of seasonal agricultural work, issues of further socio-economic development of the velayats, as well as the organization of events scheduled for September dedicated to the next anniversary of sacred independence, preparation for the new academic year were considered at a workshop on the digital system held on August 29.
The head of state focused on the proper organization of wheat sowing, providing farmers with high-quality seeds, machinery and mineral fertilizers, as well as comprehensive preparations for the cotton harvest.
Along with this, the need to keep under constant control the cultivation of winter potatoes and other fruits and vegetables was emphasized.
Noting that the ongoing construction of social and industrial facilities was identified among a number of priority tasks, the President of the country gave a number of instructions to address them in a timely manner and ensure that high-level opening ceremonies for new schools and kindergartens, festive events dedicated to the Day of Knowledge and student youth.
On the same day, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov received Alexei Miller, Chairman of the Management Board of PJSC Gazprom.
During the meeting, the head of Turkmenistan and the chairman of the board of PJSC Gazprom exchanged views on the prospects for further partnership, taking into account the many years of positive experience and solid potential. Particular attention was paid to the purchase of Turkmen gas by the Russian holding company under the current contract and the expansion of cooperation in this area on a long-term basis.
On September 1, the next, VII congress of the Youth Organization of Turkmenistan named after Makhtumkuli was held in the Mekan Palace in the capital. The forum was attended by President Serdar Berdimuhamedov.
During the congress, which brought together delegates from the capital and all velayats of the country, an analysis of the work done over the past period was given, priority tasks were identified. Organizational issues were also considered, a new composition of the Central Council of the Magtymguly Youth Organization and its leaders was elected.
Speaking at the forum, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov stressed that in the era of the Revival of a new era of a powerful state, we have set ourselves great goals, set tasks to ensure prosperity and socio-economic growth, further improve the social and living standards of the people, strengthen peace and trust on the planet, in achieving them, especially relying on our youth.
As the head of state noted, today the main part of the country's population is the young generation that has formed over the years of independence, which we look at as the creators of the future of the Fatherland.
With the participation of representatives of ministries and sectoral departments, political parties, public organizations, as well as youth, the Milli Gengesh of Turkmenistan developed a draft of a new version of the Law "On State Youth Policy". Its key goal is to ensure the active participation of young people in the economic, political and cultural life of the Motherland, the creation of favorable legal conditions for educating the younger generation in the spirit of patriotism, humanism and hard work. The adoption of this Law significantly strengthens the legal base of the policy pursued in the country.
In his speech, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov outlined the tasks facing the Youth Organization today. Among them: the creation of all conditions for educating young people in the spirit of patriotism, civic responsibility, diligence, obtaining a quality education, engaging in creativity and sports, and fully revealing their abilities; support and encouragement of social and personal initiatives of young Turkmen citizens, increasing their legal literacy, stimulating the desire to actively participate in public associations.
Along with this, the main goals of the activities carried out in this area are the formation of a generation with a broad worldview, versed in high technologies, providing the necessary conditions for in-depth study of foreign languages by young people, classes in literature and art, in connection with which creative competitions should be held regularly.
The commitment of the younger generation to integrity and family values are also fundamental principles. Education of such qualities in a young person should become the duty and the main goal of the Youth Organization, the head of state emphasized.
Having expressed firm confidence that young people of Turkmenistan, fulfilling their sacred duty to their parents, people and country, will become worthy people and will selflessly work for the sake of prosperity