1/7/2020 Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum
It is vital to put people at the center of the response to the #COVID19 pandemic says Magnus Berge, participant of today 's WG5 meeting.
The recovery plan in the
18/6/2020 The closing conference of the "Promoting the Role of Civil Society in Gender-Sensitive Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals" project took place today
This 27-month project funded by the EU and implemented by UNDP in 37 regions of Azerbaijan, helped 662 women in Azerbaijan gain entrepreneurial skills and provided seed funding to 129 women to start their own business.
9/6/2020 "Union of Disabled People Organisations of Azerbaijan" has been accepted to the membership in ENİL as associated member.
As promised, after your email with additional information, the ENIL Board decided to re-evate your application at its most recent board meeting, and it is our pleasure to inform you that it made the decision to grant to your organisation "Union of Disabled People Organisations of Azerbaijan" associated membership. Welcome on board and let's work together for achieving independent living for all!
3/6/2020 “Happy city accessible for all”
Creating accessible environment is one of the key conditions for ensuring independence of persons with disabilities. To achieve this, consideration of persons with disabilities of all categories and following the rules applicable to each of them create necessary conditions for their free movement. Special attention has to be paid to these issues in the disability field.
26/5/2020 UDPO provided equipment to 4 women with disabilities
One of the important issues in our country is to reduce economic dependence of people with disabilities through providing them with employment, in order to improve their financial situation and to raise their self-confidence. For this reason, ensuring their self-employment is always under the focus of Azerbaijani Government and UN Development Programme in Azerbaijan, therefore this area is given significant support.
25/5/2020 “Happy city accessible for all”
Within the public raising activities of the project, 2 educational billboards were placed in different parts of Lankaran city as well as an animation film was produced to be presented to wide public. A comparative analysis of international and national legislation was conducted and published. The objective is to inform wide audience about disability, and in particular about accessibility.
20/1/2020 DAY OF MOURNING AND NATIONAL PRIDE
28/10/2019 Seminar dedicated to the rights of people with disabilities “Inclusive Education, Vocational Rehabilitation and Accessibility” was held in Baku.
Seminar dedicated to the rights of people with disabilities “Inclusive Education, Vocational Rehabilitation and Accessibility” was held in Baku on October 28, 2019 with the support of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland, ABILIS Foundation Finland and the Union of Disabled People’s Organizations of Azerbaijan.
2/10/2019 “Leave no person with disabilities behind – with accessibility to inclusion”
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON DISABILITIES
“Leave no person with disabilities behind – with accessibility to inclusion”
October 2-4, 2019, Baku, Azerbaijan, Park Inn Baku Hotel
17/9/2019 WORLD, ACCESSIBLE FOR ALL
The seminar on Legislation Base for Accessibility and the Role of the System of Volunteering Certification "WORLD, ACCESSIBLE FOR ALL" in Creation of Barrier-free Environment" for Union of Disabled People Organizations in Baku (Azerbaijan).
24/8/2019 Social Media and Online PR Training
On the first day of the training, participants were informed about the difference between traditional and digital media channels, information crisis in PR and social media. The team's work provided an opportunity not only to discuss existing methods of promoting NGOs' activities in a proper manner, but also to find ways to address and prevent possible information crises.
19/7/2019 The High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development
The High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development was held at United Nations Headquarters in New York On July 9-18, 2019 the United Nations Headquarters in New York hosted the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development. The Forum was attended by representatives of governmental and non-governmental organizations from Azerbaijan.
26/6/2019 Special consultative status to your organization, Əlil Təşkilatları İttifaqı.
I am pleased to inform you that the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) at its Coordination and management meeting of 6 June 2019 adopted the recommendation of the Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) to grant special consultative status to your organization, Əlil Təşkilatları İttifaqı. Please accept our heartfelt congratulations.
10/6/2019 Training program on “Providing Accessibility of Social Infrastructure for People with Disabilities and other Categories of People with Limited Mobility” was held in Lankaran city
The training was conducted by the experts of “Society for All” Disability Research Center” of All Russian Society of Disabled People Evgeni Bukharov and Lev Gutman with invitation of the Union of Disabled People Organizations of Azerbaijan. We express our gratitude to the international experts for delivering the training sessions on high quality level.
22/02/2019 Zero Project 2019 - For a world without barriers
Final conference of the Zero Project was held at the United Nations headquarters in Vienna, Austria on Feb 19-22, 2019, dedicated to the presentation and evaluation of innovative activities, practices and projects for implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. 500 delegates and experts from 85 countries participated in the event. President of the Union of Disabled Persons Organizations of Azerbaijan, Mr. Davud Rahimli, served as an expert in this project and conference as well as made his presentation.