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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…  


With only 12 years left, decision-makers and practitioners to discuss partnership opportunities for sustainable development

Scaling up resources and progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Azerbaijan will require unprecedented levels of mobilisation and joint work by all: the government, businesses and…  


National Innovation Challenge Azerbaijan 2018 – Applications are open for startups: Apply now!

Do you have an innovative business idea or a startup? Apply now to “National Innovation Contest” Azerbaijan and get a chance to represent Azerbaijan in the #NextGenGov “Istanbul Innovation Days 2018”…  


EU, UNDP support the Governments of Azerbaijan and Georgia in securing border control and boosting free trade

After three years of successful operations at the Red Bridge Border Crossing Point, the Governments of Azerbaijan and Georgia joined by the EU and UNDP have come together to mark the conclusion of the…  


Youth for Development: a motivational experience helps Azerbaijani students draw solutions to global development challenges

With only several days to go until the third anniversary of the historic new Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development, the first Youth Summer School on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is…  


UN supported beach cleanup campaign dedicated to "Caspian Day" in Baku

In marking 12 August, the "Caspian Day" in Azerbaijan, a number of the United Nations agencies have gathered to organise a beach clean-up day in the Buzovna beach area today. Partnering with…  


UNDP and ANAMA celebrate 20 years of success in mine action

Today, as ANAMA marks 20 years of successful operations in the country, over 520 million square metres of Azerbaijani land is completely mine-free, while nearly 800,000 mines and other explosive…  


Towards Sustainable Development: Promoting Rural Women’s Leadership and Economic Empowerment

In Azerbaijan, where rural women represent 77 percent of the total women population of the country, engrained cultural stereotypes oftentimes reiterate the image of women solely as homemakers, a…  


GEF, UNDP to enhance agricultural biodiversity in Azerbaijan

A new project on ‘Conservation and sustainable use of globally important agrobiodiversity’ to boost economic competitiveness in the non-oil sector through Azerbaijan’s vast agricultural biodiversity…  

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