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The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Government of Azerbaijan have opened two new regional resource centres in Zagatala in an effort to enhance entrepreneurship and employment in the North-Western part of Azerbaijan ...

Social 2019-06-12 13:55:00

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) Mission to Azerbaijan organizes a two-day workshop on labor migration governance and protection of migrant workers with the participation of representatives from the national institutions, civil society organizations and private sector ...

Social 2019-06-11 19:12:00

Bakcell, the First Mobile Operator and Fastest Mobile Internet Provider of Azerbaijan celebrated the International Day for Protection of Children together with children with special needs and children deprived of parental care, who live under the patronage of UAFA (United Aid for Azerbaijan) and “SOS Children’s Villages Azerbaijan” Association ...

Social 2019-06-04 16:00:00

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order on extra measures to improve social services to children and other people in need for special care. Under the presidential Order, the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection ...

Social 2019-06-01 13:27:00

Today on National Child Protection Day in Azerbaijan and on the UN Day of Parents, UNICEF is launching the first global Parenting Month with a focus on the importance of early childhood development. Under the theme of “It’s About Time”, UNICEF offices around the world and their partners are raising ...

Social 2019-06-01 11:30:00

The 2019 United Nations Public Service Forum will be held at Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku on June 24-26. The event will be co-organized by the State Agency for Public Service and Social Innovations under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the United Nations ...

Social 2019-05-22 21:33:00

“Latvia attaches great importance to cooperation with Azerbaijan in the field of justice,” said Latvian Minister for Justice Jānis Bordāns as he met with Azerbaijan`s Ambassador Javanshir Akhundov ...

Social 2019-05-17 14:02:00

With the support of Azercell, “Mobile Eye Clinic”, established to help organize eye disease diagnosis of children deprived of parental care, continues its operation. The clinic, which has visited many boarding schools, orphanages in Baku and internally displaced families’ settlements in regions ...

Social 2019-05-08 19:20:00

The president of the Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies (OANA) has condemned an Israeli attack on Anadolu Agency office in the Gaza Strip. In a message to the chairman of the Board of Directors and Director General of Anadolu Agency Senol Kazanci ...

Social 2019-05-05 12:42:00

Azerbaijan and Montenegro have signed an intergovernmental agreement on cooperation in the field of emergency situations. The document was signed by Azerbaijan`s Minister of Emergency Situations Kamaladdin Heydarov and Montenegrin Minister of the Interior Mevludin Nuhodžić ...

Social 2019-05-04 18:49:00

In recent years, as a preferred travel destination of millions of tourists Azerbaijan has enforced a number of innovative reforms in order to ensure convenience for the foreigners who choose it. One of these innovations is that tourists can get an electronic visa. Since starting application of the “ASAN Viza” system in Azerbaijan ...

Social 2019-05-03 18:29:00

Azerbaijan`s Minister of Internal Affairs, Colonel-General Ramil Usubov has met with his Montenegrin counterpart Mevludin Nuhodžić in Baku. Ramil Usubov hailed the reciprocal visits of the two countries` heads of state, high-ranking officials and citizens ...

Social 2019-05-03 18:01:00

A group of 10 cyclists of different ages began a 4,000-kilometer journey to Turkey through the Lapis Lazuli Corridor – a regional trade and transit route inaugurated by President Ghani last year, according TOLO news. The cyclists said their goal is to pass on the message of peace to Lapis Lazuli countries ...

Social 2019-04-22 20:15:00

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has facilitated a four-day study tour to Vienna, Austria, for a delegation of 11 Azerbaijani government officials led by Rector of Justice Academy Elchin Khalafov. The trip was organized under the project “Enhancement of National Capacities to Combat Human Trafficking in Azerbaijan (ENCT)” funded by European Union and co-funded by IOM Development Fund ...

Social 2019-04-20 13:17:00

An exhibition featuring handiworks by children and youth with disabilities and residents of social centers has been organized by the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Population. Called “Joys of Spring”, the exhibition and a concert were held at Elektra Events Hall in the Seaside National Park ...

Social 2019-04-19 22:04:00

The Southern Caucasus Regional Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and the Azerbaijani Bar Association (ABA) have co-organized a workshop on the theme “United Nations human rights system and defense mechanism in the field of justice administration: practical application and prospects" ...

Social 2019-04-18 19:43:00

In accordance with the Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev's instruction, the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Azerbaijan has sent humanitarian aid to the Islamic Republic of Iran as heavy rains caused severe flooding across the country ...

Social 2019-04-10 20:26:00

In accordance with the Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev`s instructions, the Ministry of Emergency Situations will send humanitarian aid to the Islamic Republic of Iran after heavy rains have caused severe flooding across the country ...

Social 2019-04-09 20:40:00

The city of Naftalan, located near Ganja city of Azerbaijan offers a weird type of spa treatment. The word naftalan means a petroleum product which can be obtained there. Bathing in this special grade of oil has health benefits including treating skin ...

Social 2019-04-08 18:03:00

The opening ceremony of the 3rd edition of the National Model UN Conference has been held at the Pullman Baku Hotel. The event took place as part of a joint project implemented by Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Youth and Sports and United Nations ...

Social 2019-04-06 14:46:00