Today the Council on State Support to NGOs under the Auspices of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).
Executive Director of the Secretariat of the Council Farasat Gurbanov said that the Council has discussed the possibilities of expanding cooperation with UNICEF in details. F.Gurbanov said that the signed Memorandum determines the framework of cooperation between the two organizations.
The executive director emphasized that the Memorandum reflects on itself the exchange of experience, enhancing the knowledge and skills of the staff of the Secretariat and local experts, the protection of children's rights and other issues by organizing joint training and seminars.
Member of the Council Nargiz Khalaf said that she believes the Memorandum will have a positive impact on the sustainable functioning of the NGOs, which belong to family, women and children affairs group.