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EU funded project creates new opportunities for civil society organisations in Azerbaijan

EU-funding of EUR 3 million will help increase CSOs capacities to engage in policy-making processes, local development, and social innovation.  




ANAMA and UNDP join forces to support mine action in Azerbaijan

With USD 1 million from UNDP crisis response and UN’s Central Emergency Response Fund, UNDP will provide support to ANAMA to train, equip and deploy emergency response teams.  


EU, UNDP and State Agency on Vocational Education launch training programme for future vocational education managers in Azerbaijan

The participants who will successfully complete the programme will have an opportunity to apply for senior management positions – such as ‘director’ and ‘deputy director’ in vocational education…  


Boost for digital health as Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Health and UNDP team up with Equinor in tackling COVID-19

The Norwegian energy company Equinor has contributed 25,000 USD to upgrade the digital health e-learning platform for healthcare workers.  


Expert training organised for Azerbaijan’s textile teachers with the support of the EU, UNDP and the State Agency on Vocational Education

The participants learned the basics about how to start up a textile business from an initial idea to the development of a commercially successful clothing line.  


Azerbaijan marks the start of the National Adaptation Plan process for climate change resilience

The four-year project will help the Government of Azerbaijan to advance climate change adaptation actions in Azerbaijan in three priority sectors: water, agriculture and coastal areas.  


Working together to create job opportunities for people with disabilities in Azerbaijan

The Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of the Population, UNDP, UNFPA, representatives of state and private companies discuss next steps towards a more inclusive economy.  


EU funded “VET for the Future” project paves ways for innovation and digitalisation of vocational education in Azerbaijan

The Government of Azerbaijan, EU and UNDP team up to prepare youth for the jobs of the future.  

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