Sevara Nazarhan was invited to record songs with Peter Gabriel and Boris Grebenshchikov. Her records are produced by Hector Zaza and Victor Sologub. And BBC recognized Sevara as the best Asian singer in the World Music genre.
World-famous Japanese architect Tadao Ando presented his proposals on the development concept of the State Museum of Arts of Uzbekistan, in Tokyo.
Treasures of Ancient Transoxiana Exhibition opened at Miho Museum in Kyoto.
Mr. Philippe Barbier, Architect and Director of the Silk Road Caravanserai Association, and Ms. Matilda Labatu, Heritage Curator of the Normandy Regional Office for Culture, conducted a preparatory visit to Bukhara and Tashkent to study cooperation issues in the field of conservation of tangible heritage in Uzbekistan.
A media event “Uzbekistan and Japan on the Great Silk Road” ended in Tokyo.
In the continuation of the International Conference "Uzbekistan and Japan on the Great Silk Road", held in Tokyo, an exhibition on the researcher Kato Kyuzo was opened.
On 16 December 2019, the international scientific conference “Uzbekistan and Japan on the Great Silk Road” was held in Tokyo.
On 12 December, the meeting of the Chairman of the Board of the World Society for the Preservation, Study and Popularization of the Cultural Heritage of Uzbekistan Firdavs Abdukhalikov and a member of the Board of the Society S. Laptev with the leadership of the library was held in the library of the Japanese Parliament.
On 12 December 2019, at the 14th session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage, in Bogotá (Republic of Colombia), it was decided to include the Khorezm dance “Lazgi” on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity as an element of Uzbekistan’s cultural heritage. This issue was initiated following the meeting of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev with the Director-General of UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay.