Bulgarian Vice President hails justice reforms in Azerbaijan
Vice President of Bulgaria Margarita Popova has hailed justice reforms in Azerbaijan as she met the country’s Justice Minister Fikrat Mammadov. ...

Baku hosts international conference on volunteering

25.11.2014 [15:12]
International Conference "Volunteering as a form of youth participation in social life" has today started in Baku. The purpose of the conference organized by the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Azerbaijani office of UNICEF is the development of ...
USAID, OSCE support Azerbaijan in combating human trafficking

USAID, OSCE support Azerbaijan in combating human trafficking

20.11.2014 [20:37]
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Project Co-ordinator in Baku today signed a Declaration to co-operate on and support combating human trafficking ...
Azerbaijan, UAE discuss emergency cooperation

Azerbaijan, UAE discuss emergency cooperation

19.11.2014 [20:27]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Emergency Situations Kamaladdin Heydarov has met a delegation led by Minister of Economy of the United Arab Emirates Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansoori. ...
3rd session of IACA Assembly of Parties kicks off in Baku

3rd session of IACA Assembly of Parties kicks off in Baku

19.11.2014 [16:05]
The 3rd session of the Assembly of Parties of the International Anti-Corruption Academy (IACA) has today started in Baku. The event brings together 130 delegates from 43 countries, as well as international ...
Japanese tasters go for Azerbaijani wine

Japanese tasters go for Azerbaijani wine

11.11.2014 [20:14]
Tasters have chosen the Azerbaijani wine from among the ones produced by 12 countries in Genesis TV show broadcast on the BS Japan channel. Manga painter Sheizo Vatashe and writer Eri Muraokay, famous wine expert, actor Tatsumi ...
Azerbaijan`s tricolor raised to mark National Flag Day

Azerbaijan`s tricolor raised to mark National Flag Day

09.11.2014 [11:29]
Hundreds of people gathered in the National Flag Square in Baku to watch a ceremony to raise Azerbaijan`s tricolor as the country marks National Flag Day. According to the National Flag Square Complex Department under the Cabinet of ...
Azerbaijan, Netherlands sign MoU on water resource management

Azerbaijan, Netherlands sign MoU on water resource management

07.11.2014 [12:31]
Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Emergency Situations and the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation in the field of management of water resources. ...

Azerbaijani Interior Minister meets Qatari Ambassador

30.10.2014 [11:53]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Internal Affairs Ramil Usubov has met Ambassador of the State of Qatar Mubarak bin Fahad Al-Thani. Mr. Usubov praised Azerbaijani-Qatari relations, saying they were rapidly developing on all fronts. ...

Azerbaijani Emergency Situations Minister meets outgoing Qatari Ambassador

28.10.2014 [21:23]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Emergency Situations Kamaladdin Heydarov has today met outgoing Ambassador of Qatar Sheikh Mubarak bin Fahd Jassim Al-Thani. The Azerbaijani Minister recalled his recent visit to Doha and meetings held on the sidelines of the 10th International Exhibition of Internal State Security. Heydarov said that the ...

Azerbaijani Interior Minister meets UAE Ambassador

26.10.2014 [12:28]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Internal Affairs, colonel-general Ramil Usubov has met Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates Salem Khalifa Al Ghafli. The Minister said the UAE was one of the first countries to recognize Azerbaijan`s independence. Usubov noted that the United Arab Emirates had always supported Azerbaijan ...
Azerbaijani Minister of Justice meets President of European Court of Human Rights

Azerbaijani Minister of Justice meets President of European Court of Human Rights

24.10.2014 [23:04]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Justice, chairman of Judicial-Legal Council Fikrat Mammadov has today met President of the European Court of Human Rights Dean Spielmann. Mammadov underlined the significance of fruitful cooperation with the European Court of Human Rights. ...

Anti sex-trafficking campaign launched in Azerbaijan

24.10.2014 [18:48]
The British Embassy and International Organization for Migration (IOM) Mission in Azerbaijan have launched the ‘Two Little Girls’ awareness raising campaign in Azerbaijan. Addressing the event, British Ambassador Irfan Siddiq highlighted the implementation of ...

AIDA, International Organization for Migration discuss cooperation prospects

23.10.2014 [21:21]
Director of the Azerbaijan International Development Agency (AIDA) Ashraf Shikhaliyev has met Regional Director of the International Organization for Migration`s (IOM) Office for South-Eastern Europe, Eastern Europe and Central Asia Renate Held and acting Director of IOM Baku Office Serhan Aktoprak. ...
Azerbaijani Justice Minister meets CoE Commissioner for Human Rights

Azerbaijani Justice Minister meets CoE Commissioner for Human Rights

23.10.2014 [21:19]
Azerbaijan's Minister of Justice Fikrat Mammadov has met Nils Muižnieks, Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights. ...
Azerbaijan, Qatar sign emergency situations management and security deals

Azerbaijan, Qatar sign emergency situations management and security deals

22.10.2014 [13:12]
Azerbaijan and Qatar have signed agreements on cooperation in management of emergency situations and security as an Azerbaijani delegation led by Emergency Situations Minister Kamaladdin Heydarov and Internal Affairs Minister Ramil Usubov visited Doha ...

Azerbaijani labor minister to attend High-level Conference on European Social Charter

15.10.2014 [15:00]
Azerbaijani Minister of Labor and Social Protection of Population Salim Muslumov will attend a High-level Conference on the European Social Charter to take place in the Italian city of Turin on October 17-18. The conference is aimed at bringing together European policy-makers and reaffirming the ...

Iranian journalists to visit Baku

15.10.2014 [12:36]
A group of representatives of Iranian electronic and printed media will embark on a visit to Baku Wednesday. The visit is aimed at increasing the role of the media in developing the Azerbaijani-Iranian relations ...

“Baku – without barriers” conference held at ADA University

10.10.2014 [13:43]
High ranking government officials, international community and civil society have come together to discuss initiatives on making Baku a truly accessible city at a round table organized by Office of Disability Services at ADA University and UNICEF. The round table discussion – also supported by the Ministries of Youth and Sports, Labour ...