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UNESCO-nun ideyalarına sədaqət nümunəsi olan xoşməramlı səfir
Aug 13/2017

UNESCO-nun ideyalarına sədaqət nümunəsi olan xoşməramlı səfir

Mehriban xanım Əliyevanın UNESCO-nun xoşməramlı səfiri kimi fəaliyyətinin 13 ili tamam olur

41st Session of World Heritage Committee
Jul 3/2017

41st Session of World Heritage Committee

The World Heritage Committee met for its 41st session in Krakow, Poland. During the session, the Committee notably considered requests for the inscription of new sites on UNESCO's World Heritage List and examine the state of conservation of sites already inscribed on the List as well as many other issues concerning the implementation of the World Heritage Convention.

Iftar ceremony arranged at UNESCO
Jun 21/2017

Iftar ceremony arranged at UNESCO

Azerbaijan`s Permanent Mission to UNESCO has arranged an iftar ceremony with the participation of candidate to UNESCO Director General`s post Polad Bulbuloglu.

14th Baku International Conference of Ombudsmen  held in Baku
Jun 14/2017

14th Baku International Conference of Ombudsmen held in Baku

The 14th International Conference of Ombudsmen has been held in Baku.

50th anniversary of the establishment of the Gobustan National Historic-Artistic Reserve celebrated in Baku
Jun 13/2017

50th anniversary of the establishment of the Gobustan National Historic-Artistic Reserve celebrated in Baku

On June 13, International Scientific Conference "Gobustan Rock Art at the Crossroads of Cultures” dedicated to the 50 th anniversary of the establishment of the Gobustan National Historic- Artistic Reserve, and 10 th anniversary of the inclusion of Gobustan into the UNESCO World Heritage List started in Baku. The conference was organized in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS).

Women Create! A Creative Workshop on Gender Equality
Jun 13/2017

Women Create! A Creative Workshop on Gender Equality

The four day workshop held by “Sonmaz Mashal” Cultural Relations Public Union in Baku within the framework of the project titled “Women Create: Creative Conversation on Gender Equity and women successes in Azerbaijan” ended on June 11, 2017.

Azerbaijan participated at the 29 th session of the International Co-ordinating Council of the Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme of UNESCO
Jun 12/2017

Azerbaijan participated at the 29 th session of the International Co-ordinating Council of the Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme of UNESCO

The 29 th session of the International Co-ordinating Council of the Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme started at the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris.

The capacity-building project to safeguard Guatemala’s intangible cultural  heritage (ICH) was organized in Guatemala with financial support of Azerbaijan
Jun 11/2017

The capacity-building project to safeguard Guatemala’s intangible cultural heritage (ICH) was organized in Guatemala with financial support of Azerbaijan

The capacity-building project to safeguard Guatemala’s intangible cultural heritage continued with a training workshop on community-based inventorying that took place in Guatemala City and in Santa Apolonia from 5 to 11 June

The implementation of project “Women create”
Jun 5/2017

The implementation of project “Women create”

“Sonmaz Mashal” Cultural Relations Public Union started implementing the project “Women create: Creative Conversations on Gender Equity and Women’s Achievements in Azerbaijan” under financial support of UNESCO.

600th anniversary of Azerbaijani poet Nasimi's death  marked at UNESCO headquarters
May 19/2017

600th anniversary of Azerbaijani poet Nasimi's death marked at UNESCO headquarters

The 600th anniversary of the death of great Azerbaijani poet and thinker Imadaddin Nasimi has been marked at UNESCO headquarters in Paris.

Ilham Aliyev met with UNESCO Director General
May 5/2017

Ilham Aliyev met with UNESCO Director General

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and first lady Mehriban Aliyeva have today met with UNESCO Director General Irina Bokova.

UNESCO Assistant Director-General commends  Azerbaijani government`s support
May 5/2017

UNESCO Assistant Director-General commends Azerbaijani government`s support

​Nada Al-Nashif, Assistant Director-General for Social and Human Sciences at UNESCO has hailed the Azerbaijani government`s support for the organization.