|During the meeting of the Board members in Istanbul, Turkey on October 14, ideas and plans were discussed. Issues of membership, member-countries’s registration, Council of Members holding in Astana in November and future projects were on the top of the discussions. On the basis of proposals of the Board members, it was decided to hold hte following events: “Competition for Young Journalists”, “Competition for Young Poets”; sport events which will take place in each member-country till the end of the year, annually holding festivals and finally a trip to the countries through the territory of which Silk Way historically crossed its route. Trip calls “Cultural Caravan”. Those are the plans that were accepted by the Board. Work on the opening of the regional offices has started.|
It should be noted that during the next meeting that will take place in the next month, in the city of Astana, on the basis of of the results of the Board meeting the current issues will be approved.