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EU, UNDP introduce a modernised vocational education workshop in Jalilabad

Jalilabad, 5 November 2019 – The European Union (EU), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Education and the State Agency on Vocational Education opened a newly reconstructed vocational education workshop in Jalilabad, in continuing their support for the enhancement of vocational education and development capacity in the country. 


WHO organises a workshop for journalists on primary health care and non-communicable diseases

BAKU, 31 October – World Health Organization (WHO) Country Office in Azerbaijan held a two-day- workshop for some 20 journalists on primary health care and non-communicable diseases (NCDs).


Under Secretary-General Rosemary DiCarlo visits Azerbaijan

On 24-26 October 2019, United Nations Under Secretary-General for Political and Peacebuilding Affairs, Mrs. Rosemary DiCarlo visited the Republic of Azerbaijan.


President of the General Assembly concludes a visit to Azerbaijan

BAKU, 27 October 2019 – The president of the 74th session of the General Assembly H.E. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande concluded today, Sunday 27 October 2019, a visit to Azerbaijan where he attended the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) Summit.


UN Day celebration in Azerbaijan with human stories on #transforminglives

BAKU, 24 October 2019 – The United Nations (UN) Office in Azerbaijan and ADA University have organised a special event commemorating the UN Day highlighting the human stories on how the organization transformed lives in Azerbaijan.


Innovation Week 2019 brings together aspiring startups at I2B National Final

Baku, 21 October 2019 –  The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies continue to strategically invest in innovations as they showcase high-tech solutions and give voice to fresh ideas at the second Innovation Week, the largest innovation event of the year taking place in Baku. Started last Friday with the ground-breaking National Final […]


Statement by the United Nations in Azerbaijan on violence against women and girls

In light of recent reported cases of often fatal violence against women and girls in Azerbaijan, the United Nations in Azerbaijan urges immediate, concerted action to protect women and girls at risk of all forms of violence and to hold accountable those responsible for committing such violence.


New Resource Centre in Qusar to unleash women’s entrepreneurial potential

Qusar, 17 October 2019 – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), UN Women and Switzerland launch an official opening ceremony of a new Women’s Resource Centre in Qusar, 180 km north of Baku, to support women empowerment through entrepreneurship, self-employment and community development.


UNFPA strengthens institutional capacities for multi-sectoral response to gender-based violence in Azerbaijan

17 October 2019  – The UN Population Fund (UNFPA) teamed up with the East European Institute for Reproductive Health (EEIRH) for strengthening multi-sectoral response to gender-based violence (GBV) in Azerbaijan.


World Food Day 2019. Healthy Diets for a #ZeroHunger World

16 October 2019 – Each year, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) celebrates World Food Day on 16 October to commemorate the founding of the Organization in 1945. Events are organised in over 150 countries across the world, making it one of the most celebrated days of the UN calendar. These events […]

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