Baku, March 3, AZERTAC
“Regional Development” Public Union has been established at the initiative of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation.
According to the Foundation, the organization has held its first meeting in Ismayilli region.
The aim of the organization is to encourage the realization of projects covering social, political and cultural spheres of the country`s life, support civil society building and reforms towards regional development, build a mechanism of mutual dialogue between citizens and the state and municipal authorities, and strengthen public control mechanism.
Addressing the first meeting, executive director of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Anar Alakbarov highlighted the Foundation`s activities last year, including construction and repair of schools in the capital and in the regions of the country. He also provided an insight into the Foundation`s work to promote Azerbaijan abroad.
Chairman of “Regional Development” Public Union Mahammad Abdullayev drew the audience`s attention to main objectives of the organization.