Recently, the British Ambassador extraordinary and Plenipotentiary To Turkmenistan, Mr. Hugh Philpott, met online with students of the International University of Humanities and development, Turkmen state University named after Makhtumkuli and the D. Azadi Turkmen national Institute of world languages at a lecture dedicated to the 25th anniversary of permanent neutrality of Turkmenistan. This is report on the Embassy's website.
Congratulating the students on this significant event, the British Ambassador stressed the importance of Turkmenistan's foreign policy and its efforts to provide a political space for discussing and resolving conflicts in the region. The diplomatic approach is the main tool for strengthening security and stability in the region, he said.
The Ambassador reviewed the Turkmen-British diplomatic relations that affect almost all spheres of life, highlighting key areas such as energy, education, science, technology and climate change.
During the online meeting, the British Ambassador and students participated in various discussions about career development, the Ambassador's life experience in a particular field, as well as discussing the unique traditions of national culture.
Mr. Hugh Philpott was impressed by the students ' enthusiasm and interest in current world Affairs and expressed confidence that the upcoming graduation of future diplomats of Turkmenistan will be very strong.