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UNDP, UNFPA sign programme to improve livelihoods of women, people with disabilities and war veterans

UNDP, UNFPA to promote accessible and inclusive environment for personal and professional growth of up to 3,000 vulnerable people, including those who lived through traumatic experiences of war.  


UNDP to launch groundreaking network of 60 Acceleration Labs, worldwide

Azerbaijan among 6 countries of the Europe and CIS region and 60 countries worldwide to become an Accelerator Lab  


Business action to fight climate change

UNDP teamed up with the Social Innovation Lab (Sil.) to host the first in the country Cleantech Ideation Bootcamp aiming to discover unprecedented innovations and unfold business talent that address…  


Government of Azerbaijan, UNDP to create 500 new businesses for people with disabilities

A new flagship project aiming to support the creation of new businesses for people with disabilities was signed between the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of Azerbaijan and the United…  


EU, UNDP & partners launch "We are different but equal" video project

In marking the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, a new documentary on inclusive development released  


Amidst alarming climate change, UNDP capitalises on knowledge sharing and awareness raising on energy efficiency

UNDP and SOCAR are strengthening the national knowledge base to implement energy efficiency measures in Azerbaijan  


New Gender Assessment study calls for greater participation of women in the private sector

Despite significant improvements in the legislative framework, healthcare and education systems over the last decades, progress towards gender equality in Azerbaijan faces a number of challenges.  


EU, UNDP and Government strengthen their collaboration on poverty alleviation and sustainable rural development in Azerbaijan

In the north-west regions of Azerbaijan, UNDP and the Government are helping local communities establish smallholder family businesses, with substantial financial support from the European Union (EU).…  


UNDP, Government of Azerbaijan launch the first robotics lab for children

UNDP and the Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies launch the first in the country robotics lab based on an internationally acclaimed Arduino platform –the world-class…  


EU, UNDP to create a new system for assessment and validation of prior learning

Bringing together over 100 participants from the government, the private sector, academia and international development organisations, today’s conference on the recognition of informally acquired…  

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