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State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs, Embassy of the Netherlands in Azerbaijan, and UNDP Visit Women Resource Center in Bilasuvar

As part of the project ‘Support to women-led community-based initiatives’ 96 rural women from Bilasuvar successfully completed trainings in resume writing and presentation skills, NGO management,…  


Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources, EU and UNDP announce the start of Ozun Yarat 2021 contest to promote upcycling in Azerbaijan

Over the next month, all citizens of Azerbaijan will have the opportunity to submit videos and photos showcasing how they are helping to conserve the environment by turning waste into usable products…  


Spearheading the use of blockchain technology to tackle plastic pollution in Azerbaijan

UNDP’s Accelerator Lab and the country’s young SDG Ambassadors took their first steps in harnessing the power of blockchain technology to tackle the vast issue of plastic pollution.  




Openness to innovation has proven key to Azerbaijan’s response to the pandemic, paving the way for the digital transformation of healthcare

Working closely with UNDP’s Accelerator Lab, the Ministry of Health has explored and implemented solutions to the crisis that look set to become part of the ‘new normal’.  


EU, UNDP and the State Agency on Vocational Education started roundtables with private sector in Azerbaijan’s vocational education centres

The European Union, UNDP and the State Agency on Vocational Education kicked off a series of roundtables with the private sector in a number of vocational education centres of Azerbaijan.  


European Union, United Nations Development Programme and ABAD mark successful completion of the ‘Support to Small Family Businesses in Sheki-Zaqatala’ project

Since the project was launched in 2017, support was provided for 44 rural families to start up or expand their own local businesses.  



Crafting new opportunities at Baku’s Inclusive Art School – ‘a joyful, optimistic place to learn’

Since she started learning how to knit, Gulbeniz has created dozens of beautiful woollen dolls and is planning to exhibit and sell them.  

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