International conference on Avicenna held in Paris

An international conference to mark the 1,030th anniversary of Avicenna has been held in the Arab World Institute in Paris. Over 250 participants, including leading Uzbek scholars, representatives of official, scientific and cultural circles of France, as well as diplomatic corps, UNESCO leadership and other Paris-based international organizations, attended the event organized with the support of Uzbekistan’s ambassador to UNESCO Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva.