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BAKU, 14 April 2018 – Some 20 representatives of diplomatic missions accredited in Azerbaijan and 10 female players from Azerbaijani national football team (U19) have played today a friendly football match to support gender equality in the country.

GENEVA, 7 April 2018 – On 7 April, World Health Day, the World Health Organization marks its 70th anniversary. Over the past 7 decades, WHO has spearheaded efforts to rid the world of killer diseases like smallpox and to fight against deadly habits like tobacco use.

BAKU, 19 March 2017 – The UN Resident Coordinator Ghulam Isaczai congratulated people of Azerbaijan on International Day of Nowruz. We are pleased to share with you his video message:

BAKU, 25 January 2018 – The United Nations (UN) Office and the Embassy of the State of Israel in Azerbaijan have organised a Holocaust Week from 23 to 27 January 2018 to commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day.


To mark two major inter-connected anniversaries: the 25th anniversary of Azerbaijan’s membership of the United Nations (UN) and the 25th anniversary of the UN’s formal presence in Azerbaijan, the UN Office in Azerbaijan produced a commemorative book.

It is the story of thousands of courageous, committed people who have worked relentlessly in some of the world’s toughest places to reach the most vulnerable children… of government partners, donors and supporters from around the world who have provided critical resources and constant encouragement to reach our common goals for children…

This report presents the findings of the first national assessment exclusively dedicated to the analysis of the implementation status of treaty body recommendations on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) in the Republic of Azerbaijan.

This Guide highlights issues related to the work of civil society actors. It begins with a working definition of the terms ‘civil society’ and ‘civil society space’. It then provides an overview of the conditions and A Practical Guide for Civil Society environment needed for a free and independent civil society, including relevant international human rights […]

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