Rich history of Azerbaijani equestrianism returns to Windsor
H.M. Queen Elizabeth II ranks amongst the world’s most famous living equestrians. She was given her first horse at the tender age of four years, and was riding by the time she turned six. Her Majesty thus has an unparalleled 87 years of riding experience, and her enthusiasm for and appreciation of equestrianism continues to this day. Her passion for horses extends to breeding, and she is the patron of the Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association.
17:45 12 May
4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue comes to a close
The 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue has come to a close, APA reported.
18:14 06 May
Ministers of culture and tourism meet within framework of Baku Forum
The fourth meeting of the Ministers of Culture and Tourism was held Saturday wthin the framework of the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue.
16:02 06 May
Polad Bulbuloglu: Today, UNESCO needs a resolute person who can offer new ideas
The Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Russia, the candidate for the post of UNESCO Director General Polad Bulbuloglu commented on his chances to take up this post, APA reported.
15:24 06 May
High level meeting ‘Countering violent extremism through girls’ education’ held within Baku forum
A high level meeting, titled “Countering Violent Extremism through Girls’ Education” was held Saturday as part of the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in Baku.
13:45 06 May
4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue underway in Baku
A breakout session, entitled “The cultural dimensions of countering extremism in cyberspace: The radicalization of youth leading to violence”, was held on the sidelines of the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in Baku May 5.
17:17 05 May
Azerbaijan's First VP Mehriban Aliyeva meets 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.
15:28 05 May
Azerbaijani president meets 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.
15:01 05 May
UNESCO chief calls for strengthening of dialogue and peace
There is a need to increase the level of education, stiffen measures to prevent racism and potential acts of genocide and further strengthen peace and dialogue, said Director-General of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Irina Bokova.
11:58 05 May
Ilham Aliyev: Baku Forum has become a global platform
The World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue has become a global platform, said Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
10:30 05 May
Opening ceremony of 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue kicks off in Baku
An official opening ceremony of the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue kicked off in Baku on May 5.
10:04 05 May
Azerbaijani minister: World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue is becoming global process
The World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue is becoming a global process as partner organizations keep growing in numbers, said Azerbaijan’s Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev.
17:53 04 May
Ambassador: Armenia resorts to dirty campaign to prevent Polad Bulbuloglu from becoming UNESCO director general
All documents on Polad Bulbuloglu’s candidacy for the post of UNESCO director general have already been drawn up and submitted to the relevant bodies of the organization, said Anar Karimov, Ambassador, Permanent Delegate of Azerbaijan to UNESCO, APA reported.
15:30 04 May
4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue kicks off in Baku
The 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue kicked off in Baku on May 4.
10:11 04 May
UK ambassador holds meeting with media representatives
UK ambassador to Azerbaijan Carole Crofts on Wednesday met with media representatives in connection with World Press Freedom Day, APA reported.
14:45 03 May
EU Delegation to Azerbaijan: Baku Shopping Festival can turn into a new brand
The European Union Delegation to Azerbaijan is closely watching Shopping Festival being currently held in Baku, the first adviser to the head of the mission, Denis Daniilidis, stated in an interview to www.bakushopfest.com website having stressed the great importance of the festival for Azerbaijan.
14:52 29 April
Azerbaijan publicizes list of int’l organizations’ heads who will attend Baku Forum
Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism has publicized the list of heads of international organizations who will attend the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue to be held in Baku on May 4-6.
17:51 28 April
Candidates for post of UNESCO Director-General to be interviewed
The 58 members of the Executive Board of UNESCO, chaired by Michael Worbs (Germany), will interview the candidates proposed by Azerbaijan, China, Egypt, France, Guatemala, Iraq, Lebanon, Qatar, and Viet Nam, for the post of Director-General of the Organization on Wednesday 26 April and Thursday 27 April at UNESCO Headquarters, starting at 9.45 am on each day, said a message posted on UNESCO's website.
10:17 25 April
Azerbaijan to blacklist foreign companies operating illegally in its occupied territories
Foreign companies illegally involved in excavations or restoration of historical monuments in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan will be blacklisted, Azerbaijan’s Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev told reporters on Tuesday, APA reported.
17:28 18 April
The pain, joy and poetry of mugham comes to Paris
For the sixth consecutive year, the Paris office of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) foundation has collaborated with Europa Film Akt (EFA), organiser of the twelfth L’Europe autour de l’Europe (Europe around Europe) film festival bylined with the timely expression “Migrations exist. Death does not exist.”
20:06 13 April