Youth policy Summary
2018 January 17
The Ministry of Youth and Sports hosted a meeting dedicated to the 28th anniversary of the January 20 tragedy at the Azerbaijan State Academy of Physical Culture and Sports. The staff of the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Azerbaijan State Academy of Physical Culture and Sports, members of youth organizations, active youth and students attended the event. The memory of martyrs was commemorated with a minute of silence, the National Anthem was sounded and a film dedicated to the events of January 20th was demonstrated to the participants. Deputies Minister of Youth and Sports Intigam Babayev and Ismayil Ismayilov, Executive Director of the Youth Foundation under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Farhad Hajiyev, Rector of the Azerbaijan State Physical Culture and Sports Academy Fuad Hajiyev spoke about historical facts. Then, the Chairman of the National Council of Youth Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan Seymour Huseynov, Executive Director of the Student and Youth Organizations Union of Azerbaijan Faig Mammadov, the Chairman of the Student and Youth Organisation of the Architecture and Construction University Ilaha Hasanova, the student of the Azerbaijan State Oil and Industrial University Almaz Aliyeva spoke about patriotic education and the role of independent statehood traditions.
2017 November 24
IV creative festival and concert of the refugees and internally displaced persons was held at Theatre of the Young Spectator on November 23, 2017. The main purpose of the festival is to help the refugee and internally displaced persons to develop their creative abilities, to increase their state care and to organize their leisure time effectively. Within the framework of the event, there were contests in painting, music and dance among refugees and internally displaced persons.
2018 February 03
A group of young people have been awarded with the Presidential awards at the ceremony dedicated to the “February 02 - the Day of Azerbaijan Youth”. A solemn ceremony dedicated to the “February 02 - the Day of Azerbaijan Youth” was held at the Buta Palace on February 02, 2018. Assistant to the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ali Hasanov, the Head of the Youth Policy and Sports Department of the Presidential Administration Yusuf Mammadaliyev, Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov, state and government officials, Parliament deputies and representatives of the youth organizations attended the event. Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov spoke at the event about the state youth policy set by the national leader Heydar Aliyev in our country and noted that for 21 years our youth celebrated the Day of Azerbaijan Youth founded by great leader Heydar Aliyev. The Minister stressed the importance of the youth activity in the regions, along with the capital Baku, and stressed that the construction of the Youth Houses in the regions contributes to their employment and increase their knowledge and skills. Azad Rahimov especially emphasized the activities of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation led by the First Vice President of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva in the development of our youth, in raising their talents and revealing their talents. Then, in accordance with the Decree of the President, Reyhan Jamalova, Gulnar Elfidatli, Khagani Farajov, Agharahim Guliyev, Zumrud Safarova and Aysun Zeynalova were awarded with the diplomas and gifts for their activity in the field of culture, education and public activity. The city of Nakhchivan was declared as the "Youth Capital of Azerbaijan" for the year 2018. It was noted that Nakhchivan was the winner of the online voting carried out on www.genclerpaytaxti.az. Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov presented the symbol of the youth capital to the Minister of Youth and Sport of the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic Azad Jabbarov. The event continued with an artistic part.
2017 December 20
The opening ceremony of the exhibition "The Historical Heroes of Azerbaijan through the Eyes of the Young People" was held at the Stone Museum on December 20, 2017. It should be noted that the exhibition is the new project of the Ministry of Youth and Sports. The Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov said that the main objective of the exhibition is to educate the young people in the spirit of patriotism, to support their creative potential, to educate the young people in the appropriate direction and to propagandize the history of our people. Over 130 works of the Azerbaijan artists aged 14-29 are being demonstrated in the history of painting, calligraphy, ceramics, painting, graphics, engraving, batik, stained glass and gravure styles. The portraits of Tomris, Babek, Shah Ismayil, Javad Khan and other historical heroes were presented at the exhibition "The Historical Heroes of Azerbaijan through the Eyes of the Young People". Members of the Baku State Vocational Training Center for Culture and Crafts, members of the art-studio under the Zira Cultural Center, as well as other juniors and young people are exhibited. The exhibition is opened until December 24 for residents and guests of the capital.
2017 August 14
Avqustun 14-də Bakı Konqres Mərkəzində 41-ci Dünya Skaut Konfransının rəsmi açılış mərasimi olub. 41-ci Dünya Skaut Konfransında Azərbaycan Respublikası Prezidentinin ictimai-siyasi məsələlər üzrə köməkçisi Əli Həsənov, Prezident Administrasiyasının gənclər siyasəti və idman məsələləri şöbəsinin müdiri Yusuf Məmmədəliyev, digər dövlət və hökumət rəsmiləri, Milli Məclisin deputatları iştirak ediblər. Konfrans Azərbaycanın dövlət himninin səsləndirilməsi ilə başladı. Sonra tədbir iştirakçılarının bölgələrimizə səfərlərini əks etdirən videoçarx nümayiş olundu.