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EU, UNDP, the State Agency on Vocational Education and Junior Achievement Azerbaijan support VET students with online career guidance

The training programme covered several topics from career planning to designing personal development plans to job search techniques and interview preparations.  


Solidarity in action: Women Resource Centres in Azerbaijan stand strong through the COVID-19 pandemic

Even at a time of global pandemic, Azerbaijan’s Women Resource Centres continue to provide a safe space for over 3,000 rural women to share ideas on improving their livelihoods through economic…  


WANTED: #TEKKIEHEROES

Azerbaijan's Virtual Hackathon invites tech solutions from around the world to cope with Coronavirus pandemic.  


Azerbaijan Tourism and Management University obtains prestigious UNWTO TedQual Certification, with support of State Tourism Agency and UNDP

The Azerbaijan Tourism and Management University (ATMU) obtained the United Nations World Tourism Organization TedQual Quality Certification for bachelor and master degree education in the field of…  


EU-funded study visit for Azerbaijan vocational education professionals to Estonia successfully concludes

A delegation of representatives from the State Agency on Vocational Education of Azerbaijan, director of Woodpecker company from the private sector, Jalilabad Vocational Education Center teachers,…  


From breadline to bakery: now Rahila makes the best tandoor in town

Rahila Mirzamammadova can hardly believe the changes she has recently made in her life.  


Azerbaijan’s new self-employment programme is changing the lives of 500 people with disabilities

Ramin Binnatov has taught himself how to repair all kinds of IT equipment and his skills are in high demand amongst his friends. But for all his self-taught knowledge, he has found it almost…  


Putting the healing power of art to work - a studio for the community

Elnara Isgandarova grew up surrounded by creative people. Her father was a poet and journalist and her mother was a carpet weaver. But when Elnara finished secondary school her father insisted on her…  


Putting gender equality at the heart of the business sector in Azerbaijan

This publication aims to increase the private sector’s understanding of the gender dimension and strengthen its capacity to implement women’s empowerment in the workplace, marketplace and community.…  


Beekeeping business brings financial independence for a village teacher

Parvana Abdullayeva decided early on that education was key to attaining a better life for herself and her family.  

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