On 5-7th of November Great Silk Way
International Youth Union organzied its 6th Board
Meeting. Board members and secretariat of Union held a meeting with
Minister of Youth and Sport to this end.
Firstly, Minister, Mr. Azad Rahimov welcomed the members and
gave information about youth policy and state youth program, activities of more
than 300 youth organizations and assistance provided to them by Ministry.
Minister mentioned that restoration of ancient silk road
serves to strengthen the integration of Azerbaijan to world countries.
Additionally, in accordance with the challenges of the modern era the role of
Azerbaijan in facilitating dialogue between cultures and civilizations is
Chairman of Great Silk Way IYU Mr. Fuad Muradov
expressed gratitude to Ministry for reception and briefed him about the Board
meeting of Union.
Board members noted that Union has implemented more than 25 local
and international projects and events so far (International Forum of Young
poetesses, “Act together for equal participation” international seminar, Young
Entrepreuners forum, Great Silk Way International Youth Camp. It was also
mentioned that Union has established a number of international and local-level
cooperation with other youth organizations. Board members informed Minister
about Council of Members held in Baku,
Astana, İstanbul, Budapest and Thessaloniki.
Members stressed the indispensable role of Great Silk Way in the
economic, cultural and political development and the establishment of
diplomatic relations among nations. It was noted that the "Great Silk Way"
contributed a lot to creation and development of dialogue among cultures and
civilizations, expansion of regional and international economic, political
relations in the modern era.