Qabala Named OIC 2020 City Of Tourism

Qabala Named OIC 2020 City Of Tourism

The General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) recently announced Qabala in Azerbaijan as its ‘City of Tourism’ for 2020. This designation provides the city and region with an opportunity to showcase itself to the world and to create an...
Preparing students for excellence

Preparing students for excellence

As a graduate of the London School of Economics and Birkbeck, I am very grateful for the opportunities that studying in English has afforded me. This was one of my principal motivations to establish both the European Azerbaijan School (EAS) and the Azerbaijan Teacher...
Media hold Armenia to account

Media hold Armenia to account

It is not often that Azerbaijanis are pleasantly surprised regarding the media’s reporting of the Nagorno-Karabakh issue. Yet the BBC’s recent HardTalk interview with Armenia’s Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan, did just that. For the first time in memory, a key...
Baku International Book Fair

Baku International Book Fair

At the end of September, Azerbaijan hosted the 6th Baku International Book Fair, as organised by the Azerbaijani Ministry of Culture. This important annual event, dedicated to the 650th anniversary of the birth of the famous Azerbaijani poet and philosopher Imadeddin...