With a view of promotion of hygiene among children the State Committee for Television, Radio Broadcasting and Cinematography in partnership with UN Children’s’ Fund (UNICEF) has prepared a series of videos «Healthy generation» («Sagdyn nesil»).
The cartoon film consists of 5 five parts in which the girl named Merjen and boy named Mergen urge their peers to observe hygiene rules. Themes of video clips: washing of hands, food safety, observance of personal hygiene, sneezing and coughing etiquette and also a musical clip about cleanliness and hygiene.
Now three parts of the animation serial are ready. They are accessible on the website of the State Committee for Television, Radio Broadcasting and Cinematography (https://turkmentv.gov.tm/page/13? page=2) and also webpages of the UNICEF representation in Turkmenistan in social networks.
Video clips are very popular among the younger generation. A considerable quantity of downloadings and viewings on the Internet also speak of it, – Director of the Management of “Mahabat Rovshen Velmiev” tells. – We intend to continue further work on creation of the video clips intended for children.
As he said, work on a series of cartoon films began in April of the current year. Video clips of 1-2 minutes, prepared by experts of the Management of “Mahabat” and Association “Turkmenfilm” named after Oghuz khan.
Within the limits of the given project the State Committee for Television, Radio Broadcasting and Cinematography together with UNICEF prepares also information posters with the image of Merjen and Mergen personifying cleanliness and hygiene. They plan to disseminate them in educational institutions and kindergartens of the country in the new educational year.