National Consultancy on conducting trainings on Case management in social work
Azerbaijan has made significant progress in economic and social development since independence which resulted in poverty reduction as well as improvement of the quality of education and health services. According to official data , the proportion of the population living below the national poverty line fell sharply, from 49 per cent in 2001 to 5 per cent in 2014, whereas the proportion of people living in the poorest quintile declined slowly, from 17.3 per cent in 2008 to 13.8 per cent in 2013.
BAKU, 2 November 2018 – The valuable contribution made by girls and young women to the development of Azerbaijan is the focus of the #GirlsCan Youth Forum, organized jointly by UNICEF and the Association of Football Federations of Azerbaijan (AFFA), soccer’s governing body in the country. The Forum brings together key decision-makers officials and young people to discuss girls’ empowerment and how the country can do more to give adolescents the opportunities to succeed and flourish in society.
UNICEF report: Investment in data on children is essential to changing their lives
Baku, 28 June 2018. Time passes so quickly – it is almost two years since I arrived in Baku, excited to be in a new environment, but aware that I was coming into an unfamiliar context.