16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence campaign launched in Azerbaijan
Nov 21, 2016
The conference marking the launch of “16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence” campaign to advocate to end of violence against women and girls was held by the State Committee for Family, Women and Children’s Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), United Nations Development Program (UNDP), United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), International Organization of Migration (IOM), United States Agency for International Development (USAID), US Department of State (INL) and European Union Delegation in Azerbaijan.
Ghulam M. Isaczai's speech at the Launching Ceremony the 16 days of activism against GBV campaign
Nov 21, 2016
In the next 16 days, the campaign will take place in Baku and all the regions of the country through awareness raising sessions on GBV, distribution of the information materials at ASAN service centers, youth flash-mobs, joint awareness activities with AFFA football federation and the Baku city underground station
Joint project on modernization of ICT infrastructure and services in Azerbaijan is to be realized
Nov 8, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Azerbaijan and the Ministry of Communications and High Technologies of the Republic of Azerbaijan agreed on implementation of the next step of the project on “Modernization of Sustainability and Efficiency of ICT Infrastructure and Services in the Republic of Azerbaijan".
Ghulam M. Isaczai's opening statement at the Seventh International Forum on Energy for Sustainable Development
Oct 18, 2016
I am delighted and honored to address you today on behalf of the United Nations System in Azerbaijan at this high-level event tackling one of the most urgent challenges facing humanity at this time. I would like to thank the Government of Azerbaijan for hosting this event in beautiful Baku and being a co-organizer of the event together with the UN System, WB, and other partners present here.
Statement by the Office of the UN Resident Coordinator in Azerbaijan in support of the establishment of the National Coordination Council on Sustainable Development
Oct 10, 2016
The Office of the UN Resident Coordinator in Azerbaijan welcomes the Presidential Decree on establishment of the National Coordination Council on Sustainable Development.
Ghulam Isaczai's speech for the Inauguration Ceremony of Women Resource Center and the Center for Innovation and Employment Center in Masally
Oct 6, 2016
I am honoured to be here in Masalli today together with our esteemed partners from the Government of Azerbaijan, the US Embassy and USAID, and the UNDP team attending the inauguration of Women Resource Centre and Syslab Employment Centre.
Women entrepreneurship and youth employment will support Azerbaijan in achieving inclusive growth, development partners say
Oct 6, 2016
The Government of Azerbaijan, the US Agency for International Development and the UN Development Programme in Azerbaijan officially opened a Women Resource Center and a SYSLAB Employment Center in Masalli region of Azerbaijan on Thursda. These centers were established in the framework of the joint project on “Economic Empowerment for Enterpreneurship and Employment” which is implemented in partnership with the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of the Population and the State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs. Both centers are located in the Massali Haydar Aliyev Center and are supported by the Executive Authority of Masalli.
UNDP commends the adoption of the National Bio-diversity Strategy and Action Plan for Azerbaijan
Oct 5, 2016
United Nations Development Programme welcomed the National Bio-diversity Strategy and Action Plan for 2017-2020 adopted by the President for Azerbaijan.
UNDP Assistant Administrator highlighted the importance of Azerbaijan’s contribution in the context of international development
Oct 1, 2016
“This is a timely event with some important themes. The round table on the human capital of migrants and refugees addresses an issue of great importance. The number of people displaced by conflict and violence around the world is now estimated at 65 million – the highest figure since the Second World War.” – a quote from the message of UN Secretary General to the participants of the fifth Baku International Humanitarian Forum that was delivered by UNDP Assistant Administrator and Regional Director for Europe and Central Asia, Ms. Cihan Sultanoglu in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Speech for Ghulam M. Isaczai at the 2nd Model UN Summer School
Aug 2, 2016
I am delighted to be with you today in this beautiful city of Ismayilli and participate in the second Model UN Summer School opening session. My sincere congratulations to of you for being selected among hundreds of applicants to this programme. At the UNDP, we are extremely honored to be a partner with the Ministry of Youth and Sports in the implementation of this important project helping young people to become better leaders of today and tomorrow.