In order to implement the Action Plan for the Development of Cooperation between the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Republic of Belarus, approved in November 2018, the delegation, consisting of chairmen and members of scientific and technical councils under the Ministry of Innovative Development of the Republic of Uzbekistan, was on a business visit to the State Committee on Science and Technology of Belarus, the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and a number of research institutions.
The Scientific Secretary of the Institute of Zoology of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Shakarboev, visited the State Scientific Research center of the NAS of Belarus on biological resources ”and got acquainted with the progress of research and development. A cooperation agreement was signed between the Belarusian Scientific and Scientific Center for Biological Resources and the Institute of Zoology of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Uzbekistan on June 12, 2018, and the Parties discussed issues of its deepening. Thus, topical issues of cooperation in the field of parasitology were discussed. Priority areas for joint research in the field of parasitology, entomology, ornithology, theriology, herpetology and ichthyology, as well as the transfer of infectious and invasive diseases to humans. The possibilities of internships in 2020 for two young scientists of the Institute of Zoology of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Uzbekistan in the Republic of Belarus were discussed. At the same time, implementation of joint international projects is planned.