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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…  


Empowering women is powerful: In Azerbaijan, advanced women drive rural and urban development

EU, UNDP and partners enhance local capacities of women and organisations in urban and rural parts of the country and advance the economic liberalisation and gender equality agenda.  

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