The Central Asia-Caucasus Institute and
the Embassy of the Republic of Uzbekistan invite you:
Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, from noon to 1:30 p.m.
Important developments are under way in Uzbekistan. With national elections impending on December 4, and fresh initiatives already taken in areas as diverse as policy reforms, business, and international relations, Uzbekistan has entered a vital new phase.
Senator Safoev served as Ambassador to Washington from 1996 to 2001, where he was warmly received, and subsequently was Minister of Foreign Affairs and Rector of the University of World Economy and Diplomacy in Tashkent. He was elected to the Senate in 2010. Additionally, he worked as the First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs; as Special Representative of the President of Uzbekistan in Afghanistan; as Ambassador of Uzbekistan to Germany; and as Chief Consultant and Head of the Department of International Economic Relations under the presidential administration.
Moderated by Svante Cornell, Director, Central Asia-Caucasus Institute
Lunch (Uzbek cuisine) will be served.
Washington, DC 20036
Registration is REQUIRED for this event: