Zheenbekov addresses his compatriots at Mekendeshter-2018 forum

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Cholpon-Ata, Aug. 8, 2018. / Kabar /. President of Kyrgyzstan Sooronbay Zheenbekov delivered a speech at the official opening of the 4th Mekendeshter 2018 forum.

The President warmly welcomed the participants who came from foreign countries and noted the importance of the meeting.

"Our compatriots from 20 countries of the world gathered here. We are pursuing a single goal. From time to time we should gather and consult to achieve it. the Foundation of the Initiative of Roza Otunbayeva have been gathering you for several years. For this, thanks to her (ex-president, founder of the Roza Otunbayeva Foundation) for having created such a significant site," the president said.

He noted that the forum is becoming a platform for discussing ideas for the development of the country and launching new initiatives. The President stressed that today it is time to apply new technologies in this regard, and migrants could provide valuable assistance.

The Mekendeshter forum is a modern platform for a constructive dialogue of compatriots, associations, diasporas of Kyrgyz citizens living abroad. It is held by the international public foundation "Initiatives of Roza Otunbayeva" with the support of the International Organization for Migration in the Kyrgyz Republic in the framework of the grant of the Swiss Bureau for International Cooperation since 2012 with a two-year periodicity.