“Power to women, progress to the society” conference starts in Baku
Within the “Sixteen-day” active campaign, a conference titled “Power to women, progress to the society”, devoted to the campaign against women’s violence started in Baku. Chairman of the State Committee for Family, Women and Children, Hijran Huseynova stressed that ...
Baku hosts International Youth Cooperation Forum

Baku hosts International Youth Cooperation Forum

26.11.2014 [18:25]
Within the project "Visegrad 4 Eastern Partnership: Opportunities and Prospects” carried out by "Common Sense" Youth Organization, an International Youth Cooperation Forum was held in Baku ...
US State Department representatives familiarize with mine-clearance operation in Azerbaijan

US State Department representatives familiarize with mine-clearance operation in Azerbaijan

26.11.2014 [17:21]
Representatives of the U.S. Department of State and U.S. Embassy in Azerbaijan visited Azerbaijan National Agency for Mine Action (ANAMA). The goal of the visit was to become familiar with the process of implementation of the Jeyranchel project and learning the needs of the ...

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 ...
Bulgarian Vice President hails justice reforms in Azerbaijan

Bulgarian Vice President hails justice reforms in Azerbaijan

21.11.2014 [14:46]
Vice President of Bulgaria Margarita Popova has hailed justice reforms in Azerbaijan as she met the country’s Justice Minister Fikrat Mammadov. ...
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 ...