• Azerbaijan presents Vision 2020Dec 3, 2012International conference "Azerbaijan 2020: A Look into the Future” was held in Baku to discuss Azerbaijan’s Vision 2020. The conference was co-organized by UNDP together with the Center of Strategic Studies, Azerbaijan Youth Fund and PwC. UNDP has advocated the creation of Vision 2020 to take stock of country’s achievements and to articulate strategic priorities for years to come.

  • Minister of Foreign Affairs received newly appointed UN Resident Coordinator in Azerbaijan Oct 30, 2012The newly-appointed UN Resident Coordinator in Azerbaijan has met the Foreign Minister and discussed new avenues for cooperation.

  • New Project on Youth Empowerment PresentedSep 27, 2012UNDP and the Ministry of Youth and Sports of Azerbaijan held the presentation of a new project on “Youth participation in decision making and policy implementation” on September 27, 2012, in Baku. The project support the priorities of the State Program on Azerbaijani Youth in 2011-2015 (SPAY) which emphasizes “the need of promoting youth participation in governance and development of civil society”.

  • UNDP organized Summer School on Human DevelopmentSep 3, 2012As part of its two-year project introducing human development concept in universities of Azerbaijan, UNDP organized the second Baku Summer School for teachers.

  • UNDP presents results of waste management projectAug 2, 2012Solid waste management in Azerbaijan is becoming more challenging as the households consume more products and services. UNDP helps the government of Azerbaijan to reform the waste management system and shape more effective policies on handling municipal solid waste. Results of the 3-year project were presented at a national workshop in Baku.

  • Ministry of Emergency Situations and UNDP start a Flood Management ProjectAug 1, 2012The project's Inception Workshop marked the first event in the framework of the project. Its purpose is to validate project's relevance to national priorities, review the project strategy, and discuss any modifications necessary for the project to achieve its goals and objectives.