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Azerbaijani Youth Discuss Actions Against Tobacco Use

IMG_6506Raising awareness about the dangers of tobacco use, the UNO Baku team visited ADA University on 30 May to hold an information session with ADA’s No Smoking Club and representatives of Common Sense Youth Organization (CSYO) on the effects of tobacco use and the various methods of fighting tobacco consumption. The event was attended by students from various universities and challenged currently smoking participants to give up the habit. Continue reading

UNO Baku Encourages Students to Have Their Say in “MY World” Global Survey

1Giving a voice to Azerbaijani and international students in their desires for a better world, UNO Baku, in cooperation with UNDP, conducted the “My World” Global Survey at ADA University on 5 May. Encouraging students to take part in shaping the future global development agenda, the UNO Baku team placed a stand in the Student Center of the university, to capture people’s voices, priorities and views, in defining a new development agenda for the world after 2015. Continue reading

UNO Baku and students of ADA University Discuss Gender Inequality and Women’s Empowerment

1Long involved in the struggle for gender equality, UNO Baku held an information session on the 12th of February for students of ADA University in order to better acquaint them with the aims of the UN’s third Millennium Development Goal of “Promoting gender equality and empowering women.” The session brought together highly-qualified masters students interested in issues of gender-based violence. Continue reading