9th Gabala International Music Festival officially opens
The 9th Gabala International Music Festival has today officially opened. The festival is organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation in partnership with the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and Gilan Holding.
00:23 31 July
Advisory body refuses to add Shaki Khans’ Palace to UNESCO World Heritage List
Poland’s Krakow city hosted the 41st session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee.
13:49 11 July
Ombudsperson calls on int’l organizations over killing of civilians by Armenian army
Azerbaijan's Human Rights Commissioner (Ombudsperson) Elmira Suleymanova has issued a statement on the Armenian army’s killing of Azerbaijani civilians and targeting of civilian facilities in Fuzuli’s Alkhanli village.
16:22 05 July
Azerbaijan's candidate for UNESCO director-general visits Germany
Polad Bulbuloglu, a candidate from Azerbaijan for the post of UNESCO Director-General, paid a visit to Germany on June 21-23.
14:36 23 June
Azerbaijan’s refugee and IDP pain highlighted in the French Senate
As part of a series of events organised in the margins of UN World Refugee Day throughout the world, the French office of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) organised a landmark conference entitled The Consequences of a Forgotten Conflict for France: The Current Situation and Prospects for Refugees and IDPs in the long-term – Azerbaijan as a case study, hosted in the Palais du Luxembourg, home of the French Senate.
20:42 22 June
Azerbaijani President: “Today Azerbaijan is the center of multiculturalism on the planet”
“I want to congratulate entire Azerbaijani people on the upcoming holy Ramadan holiday. I wish the Azerbaijani people peace, prosperity, more and more success”.
06:28 21 June
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