Israel suspends cooperation with UNESCO over Jerusalem draft
Baku – APA. Israel suspended cooperation with UNESCO Friday after the UN cultural organisation adopted two resolutions on the occupied Palestinian territories including annexed east Jerusalem ahead of a final vote next week, AFP reports.
16:48 14 October
Today is World Teachers' Day
Baku. Konul Kamilgizi – APA. Today, October 5, is annually celebrated as the World Teachers’ Day.
00:01 05 October
Baku hosts opening of first exhibition as part of 'History of monotheistic religions' project
Baku - APA. The first exhibition opened in Baku Sept. 30 as part of the project titled “History of monotheistic religions”.
16:29 30 September
Baku Forum discusses forming alternative models of journalism in information society
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloghlu – APA. The panel session on the transformation of alternative models of journalism in the information society was organized by the Azerbaijan State News Agency – (AZERTAC) within the round table titled “Transforming of Journalism for the Information Age and its Role in Ensuring Inter-Civilizational Dialogue” during the fifth Baku International Humanitarian Forum in Baku Sept. 30.
12:12 30 September
UN General Assembly to hold interview with new UN chief candidate from Bulgaria
04:17 30 September
“Azerbaijani example shows religious coexistence is possible”
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloghlu – APA. Azerbaijani example showed that the coexistence of people of different religious is possible, said Hassan Chalghoumi, Chairman of the Conference of French Imams.
15:38 29 September
UNESCO: Sustainable development and peace dependent on each other
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloglu – APA. There is no sustainable development without peace. Similarly, there is no peace without sustainable development, said UNESCO Deputy Director General Getachew Engida addressing the opening ceremony of the 5th Baku International Humanitarian Forum in Baku Sept. 29.
11:32 29 September
5th Baku International Humanitarian Forum kicks off
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloglu – APA The 5th Baku International Humanitarian Forum kicked off at the Heydar Aliyev Center, Baku on Sep.29.
09:57 29 September
Portugal's Guterres leads race for U.N. chief after fifth ballot
Baku-APA. Former Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Guterres leads the race to become the next United Nations Secretary-General after a fifth U.N. Security Council secret ballot on Monday, diplomats said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
01:28 27 September
Representatives of Nizami Ganjavi International Center meet with Bill Clinton
Baku – APA. The delegation of Nizami Ganjavi International Center continues meetings with the US and world influential politicians, businessmen and government officials in New York.
12:51 22 September
Magnitude 6.3 earthquake hits off Australia’s Macquarie island
Baku-APA. A 6.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred off Australia’s Macquarie Island, the US Geological Survey reports, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
06:29 09 September
Azerbaijan’s First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva marks her birthday
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s First Lady, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, UNESCO and ISESCO Goodwill Ambassador and Member of the Azerbaijani Parliament, Mehriban Aliyeva marks her birthday on August 26.
00:01 26 August
Ahmet Davutoglu’s ‘right hand’ detained
Gurcan Balik used to be known as the right hand of Ahmet Davutoglu, the former prime minister.
13:59 19 August
Azerbaijani classical music discussed in Los Angeles
Baku – APA. A soirée dedicated to Azerbaijani classical music was held at Azerbaijan’s Consulate General in Los Angeles on July 22, 2016. Members of the “Save a Heart Foundation” of the world-famous Cedars-Sinai Medical Center attended the event.
10:08 26 July
Mali World Heritage site in danger: UNESCO
Baku-APA. A World Heritage site in central Mali that features elaborate pre-Islamic mud houses is in danger of deteriorating because it cannot be protected adequately in the face of insecurity, UNESCO said on Wednesday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:10 14 July
While you don’t know your weak point, it will be difficult to be stronger - OPINION
SWOT or mechanism to be stronger
13:20 13 July
Rebels attack government lines in Syria's Aleppo after supply road cut
Baku-APA. Rebels attacked Syrian government positions in the historic center of Aleppo on Monday in response to an offensive that cut a road leading into the opposition-held sector of the city, monitors and insurgents said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:31 12 July
Azerbaijan and 4 countries appeal to UNESCO on Armenia’s claim over lavash
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan and 4 more countries protested against Armenia’s including lavash in the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage List with document titled “Lavash in Armenia”.
12:17 09 July
Iraqi president asks for Azerbaijani counterpart’s support for inclusion of several monuments in UNESCO list
Baku – APA. Iraq’s President Fuad Masum on Friday sent a letter to Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev.
19:10 01 July
200th anniversary of German settlers’ arrival in Azerbaijan to be celebrated within UNESCO
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. The 200th anniversary of the arrival of German settlers in Azerbaijan will be celebrated within UNESCO, said Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov.
16:10 30 June