Common Turkic History Textbook

The Member States worked diligently to arrive at agreed, time-bound commitment to pursue the shared aspirations regarding the first and one-of-a-kind textbook on the common Turkic history.

Professional historians' expertise was involved in the preparation of the book, which covers the historical period until the 15th century. One of the most robust and substantial achievements of the cooperative teamwork, the said textbook is ready for the final review.

During the Fifth Meeting of Ministers of Education on 15 March 2019 in Bishkek, parties stressed the importance of completing the preparation of the text of Common Turkic History Textbook covering the period till the 15thcentury by the next Summit of the Turkic Council to be held 2020 in Turkey.  

The Turkic Academy also had instructions to initiate the writing of textbooks on common Turkic geography and Turkic Literature Textbook. On the Fifth Meeting of Ministers on Education on 15 March 2019 in Bishkek, it was praised the endeavors of the Turkic Academy and the Member States to prepare the Common Geography Textbook and called for continuing those efforts. 

Updated: 24.04.2020