2017 May 31
Cultural events to encourage the young people for military service supported by the Ministry of Youth and Sports were held in Khachmaz, Shabran, Agsu and Shamakhi on May 2017. Along with the active young people, the representatives of the Ministry of Youth and Sports, the local authorities, education departments, local bodies of the State Service for Mobilization and Conscription took place in the event. The recommendations to encourage the young people to military service were given, the work to be done for the strengthening of their physical and psychological training in the military service was stressed.
2017 March 15
Novruz holiday for teenagers and young people of social protection need was celebrated in the "Farid Palace" on March 14, 2017. The main purpose of the event is to increase the state support for teenagers and young people of social need protection , to organise their leisure time and to promote the national heritage. 300 disabled, deprived of parental care, internally displaced persons, as well as low-income families’ children took part in the event.
2017 June 06
The presentation of a computer game "Under Occupation: Shusha. Revenge" and a book "Know Karabakh" was held in the "Park Inn" hotel. Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov, the Chairman of the Family, Women and Children Affairs Committee Hijran Huseynova, deputy minister of Transport, Communications and Technologies Elmir Velizade, the Head of the Shusha Executive Power Bayram Safarov, deputies of the Parliament, officials, guests and young people took part in the event. The game was developed by the AzDimension Company with the support of the Ministry of Youth and Sports. Earlier, the Ministry supported the development of the "Under Occupation: Agdam" computer game. The book “Shusha” in 3-D format was prepared for the first time as a part of the "Know Karabakh" project that gives the opportunity to the young people to get more information about the historical and cultural monuments in Shusha. The Shusha fortress, the Natavan spring, Govhar-aga Mosque, Caravanserai and other monuments are alive in the papers of the book.
2017 May 27
V Youth Festival "Live Page of History" supported by the Ministry of Youth and Sports was implemented in the Gakh region. It must be mentioned that this festival was carried out with the support of the Ministry of Youth and Sports, the State Border Service and the Gakh Executive Power. The main purpose of the festival is to nurture the spirit of patriotism in the young people, to convey them the military history of our country. Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov speaking in the festival noted a great importance of this kind of project on the eve of the Republic Day on May 28, 2017. The festival, which took place in the format of a historical reconstruction of the XVIII century and the 1st half of the XIX century, was dedicated to Irevan khanate. Nearly 400 young people such as actors, students and athletes were involved in the performance about the creation of the Irevan khanate and the struggle for its independence based on historical facts.
2017 April 26
The first educational event on early marriages within the project “Say “NO” to the early marriages: let’s start the social conviction and education from the family" has been launched with the financial support of the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Azerbaijan Democratic Students and Youth Organization (ADSYO) in the city of Shirvan. Deputy Head of Department of the Shirvan Executive Power Adam Huseynov, the Head of the Shirvan Department of Youth and Sports Azer Guliyev, the Registration Department Director Bahman Guliyev, the Chairman of the ADSYO Asif Asgarli, the vice-project expert Gulnara Bagirova and other officials spoke about the project and the active current issues. The experts and trainers informed the young people about the reasons of early marriages, the ways leading to them, its consequences, legal, social, medical and psychological effects, religious marriages, evasion of education and other actual issues.