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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.

A promotional event for the UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab culture has been held as part of the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in Baku.
May 5/2017

A promotional event for the UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab culture has been held as part of the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in Baku.

Addressing the event, Nada Al-Nashif, UNESCO Assistant Director-General for Social and Human Sciences, said that instituted in 1998, the prize is awarded to those who contribute to the development of Arab culture and arts.

Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov received the Permenant Represantatives of various countries to UNESCO attending the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue
May 5/2017

Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov received the Permenant Represantatives of various countries to UNESCO attending the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue

At the meeting, they expressed their satisfaction with the successful cooperation between Azerbaijan and UNESCO and noted the support of this organization in promotion and preservation of cultural heritage and development of educational and scientific reforms in our country. The role of Mrs. Mehriban Aliyeva, the First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan in the development of relations between Azerbaijan and UNESCO was highly appreciated.

The National Commission of the Republic of Azerbaijan for UNESCO has convened a meeting with its members, which was attended by Director General of UNESCO Irina Bokova. The meeting marked the 25th anniversary of the establishment of relations between Azer
May 5/2017

The National Commission of the Republic of Azerbaijan for UNESCO has convened a meeting with its members, which was attended by Director General of UNESCO Irina Bokova. The meeting marked the 25th anniversary of the establishment of relations between Azer

Minister of Foreign Affairs, chairman of the National Commission Elmar Mammadyarov hailed relations between Azerbaijan and UNESCO as fruitful. He praised the role of Azerbaijan`s First Vice-President, UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Mehriban Aliyeva in developing cooperation between the country and the organization.

Azerbaijan's First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva  met with UNESCO Director General Irina Bokova
May 5/2017

Azerbaijan's First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva met with UNESCO Director General Irina Bokova

Azerbaijan's First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva has met with UNESCO Director General Irina Bokova on the sidelines of the Baku-hosted 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue.

Baku hosts 3rd Meeting of International Network for  UNESCO Silk Roads Online Platform
May 4/2017

Baku hosts 3rd Meeting of International Network for UNESCO Silk Roads Online Platform

The Third Meeting of the International Network for the UNESCO Silk Roads Online Platform has been held in Baku. Focal Points from 25 member states were in attendance, representing their respective countries, along with academics and experts who exchanged experiences and good practices in promoting and implementing activities related to the Silk Roads.

Baku hosts Second Academic Forum of UNESCO  Chairs in Intercultural and Interreligious Dialogue
May 4/2017

Baku hosts Second Academic Forum of UNESCO Chairs in Intercultural and Interreligious Dialogue

The Second Academic Forum of UNESCO Chairs working in the field of intercultural and interreligious dialogue has started in Baku on the occasion of the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue. It is organized by UNESCO in partnership with the Azerbaijani government.

Meeting for the preparation of “Heritage of Dede Gorgud” nomination was held in  Kazakhstan
Feb 17/2017

Meeting for the preparation of “Heritage of Dede Gorgud” nomination was held in Kazakhstan

On 16-17 February, 2017, a meeting for the preparation of the multinational file “Heritage of Dede Gorgud”