Gunay Afandiyeva attends online seminar titled “Turkic Republics on the 30th anniversary of their Independence: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow”

25.02.2021 [17:37]
On February 24, President of the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation Gunay Afandiyeva participated in an online seminar on the topic “Turkic Republics on the 30th anniversary of their Independence: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow ...

Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Culture hosts discussions with Italian experts on designing concept of Patriotic War Memorial Complex and Victory Museum

22.02.2021 [19:00]
Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Culture has said that works underway towards the development of the concept of the Patriotic War Memorial Complex and the Victory Museum. The Ministry has recently embarked upon cooperation with G GROUP ...

Internatıonal Carpet Sketch Contest dedicated to 880th anniversary of Nizami Ganjavi announced

22.02.2021 [11:40]
This year marks the 880th anniversary of the great Azerbaijani poet Nizami Ganjavi. In this regard, President Ilham Aliyev signed an order declaring 2021 the Year of Nizami Ganjavi in Azerbaijan. The Heydar Aliyev Foundation, the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Azerbaijan ...

UNESCO to celebrate International Mother Language Day

19.02.2021 [17:16]
International Mother Language Day is celebrated annually on 21 February to promote awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. The 22nd edition of this Day is celebrated as the world faces the unprecedented disruption to ...

Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Culture issues statement on exhibition of Shusha carpets in Armenia

18.02.2021 [18:56]
“The Armenpress.am website (https://armenpress.am/rus/news/1043451.html) has recently announced that an exhibition of carpets, which were illegally removed from the Shusha Carpet Museum on 1 November 2020, will ...

International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation strengthens cooperation with Kyrgyzstan

18.02.2021 [12:41]
The International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation has hosted a meeting between the president of the Foundation Gunay Afandiyeva, and the Charge d'Affaires of the Kyrgyz Republic in Azerbaijan Mukhamed Lou ...

Gunay Afandiyeva attends consultative meeting on announcement of “International Turkic Language Day” in UNESCO

16.02.2021 [19:13]
President of the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation Gunay Afandiyeva took part in a consultative meeting on the announcement of the “International Turkic Language Day” in UNESCO organized by the National Commission of Turkey for ...

Egypt hosts conference on 880th anniversary of Azerbaijani poet Nizami Ganjavi

15.02.2021 [18:36]
A conference to mark the 880th anniversary of Azerbaijani poet and thinker Nizami Ganjavi has been held in Egypt. The event was organized by Azerbaijani Embassy in Egypt as part of the “Year of Nizami Ganjavi 2021” declared by Azerbaijani ...

International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation hosts conference on "The Past, Present and Future of Karabakh"

10.02.2021 [10:57]
A conference on “The Past, Present and Future of Karabakh” has been held as part of the cooperation between the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation and the Union of Engineers and Architects of the Turkic World ...

International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation, Embassy of Lithuania in Azerbaijan sign Memorandum of Cooperation

04.02.2021 [16:42]
A Memorandum of Cooperation has been signed between the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation and the Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania in Azerbaijan. The document was signed by the President of the Foundation Gunay Afandiyeva and the Ambassador of Lithuania to Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan ...

Uzbek portal highlights great singer Bulbul and Azerbaijani symphonic mughams

04.02.2021 [10:08]
Uzbek portal “interpress.uz” has published an article highlighting great singer Bulbul and Azerbaijani symphonic mughams. Headlined “Bulbul and creation of Azerbaijani symphonic mughams”, the article provides information about various names ...

Azerbaijan registers more than 700 monuments on liberated territories

30.01.2021 [10:38]
A total of 706 cultural and historical monuments has been registered by Azerbaijan on the liberated territories, State Service of Cultural Heritage Conservation, Development and Rehabilitation under the Ministry of ...

President of International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation receives TURKSOY medal "Abay 175 years"

28.01.2021 [12:20]
The Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the Republic of Azerbaijan has hosted a presentation of the art album "Reading Abay", published with the support of TURKSOY in honor of the 175th anniversary of Abai Kunanbayev, as well as a ceremony of awarding medals ...

Meeting to explore arrangements for celebration of Doha as Capital of Islamic Culture for 2021

27.01.2021 [16:51]
The Islamic World Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (ICESCO) and the Qatari Coordinating Committee for the celebration of Doha as the Capital of Islamic Culture for 2021 held a coordination meeting to arrange for the official launch and ...

Famous photojournalist Reza Deghati shared Instagram post on Armenian vandalism against grave of Azerbaijani poetess Khurshid Banu Natavan in Aghdam

27.01.2021 [15:09]
Famous photojournalist Reza Deghati has made an Instagram post on act of vandalism committed against the grave of outstanding Azerbaijani poetess Khurshid Banu Natavan in the city of Aghdam during its occupation ...

Nizami Ganjavi – Poet for all humanity

27.01.2021 [10:47]
Nizami Ganjavi, the greatest representative of the Eastern Renaissance, was born in 1141 in Ganja, one of the ancient cultural centres of Azerbaijan and the capital of the Azerbaijani Atabey's state. His birthplace is reflected in his name because ...

ICESCO calls on heritage organizations for cooperation to make heritage a sustainable development lever

26.01.2021 [15:30]
Director-General (DG) of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (ICESCO), Dr. Salim M. AlMalik called on all organizations and competent authorities concerned with heritage issues to cooperate and partner ...