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As climate crisis heats up, UNDP launches “Mission 1.5” campaign to engage citizens globally in decision-making

Today, celebrities and youth activists met with UN officials, governments and civil society to launch Mission 1.5, a campaign that aims to bridge the gap between people and governments on ambitious…  


Ministry of Health and UNDP Continue to Procure Medicines for the Treatment of People Living with Hepatitis C, HIV and Tuberculosis in Azerbaijan

The Ministry of Health and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) are continuing to work closely together to further strengthen Azerbaijan's healthcare procurement system.  


EU, UNDP introduce a modernised vocational education workshop in Jalilabad

The European Union (EU), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Education and the State Agency on Vocational Education opened a newly reconstructed vocational…  


Innovation Week 2019 brings together aspiring startups at I2B National Final

Azerbaijan to showcase high-tech solutions and give voice to fresh ideas at the second Innovation Week  


Head of UNDP Eurasia Meets SDGs Youth Ambassadors in Azerbaijan

Graduates in a variety of fields such as medicine, economics, business administration journalism, international relations and environmental sciences, in October 2018, these young women and men have…  


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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