Humanitarian Informational Analytical Agency SANIYA
April 7 Humanitarian Information Analytical Agency "SANIYA" with support
of Eurasia Foundation and USAID carried out a regional seminar - training in
Agdash region for the representatives of youth on a theme: "Role of youth
in improvement of economy and struggle with corruption, development youth anti
corruption network ". At a seminar 25 representatives of youth of Agdash,
students of economic faculty of Agdash Humanitarian College, local youth organization,
representatives of the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Tourism and Municipality
The participants of a seminar - training have heard a theoretical rate and
have carried out interactive discussions on themes: " That such corruption
and its kinds "; " Freedom of a word and mass media - as the important
tool in struggle with corruption "; " Role of a civil society in struggle
with corruption"; "Transparency of financial and budget policy for
a public "; " Legal regulation in sphere of corruption ". "
Development youth network in struggle with corruption " etc.
Training course were lead by - Elchin Sardarov, Nazaket Gasanova, Dovlat Dovlatov
and Shahin Mamedaga oglu. On a training there were the director of Azerbaijani
representation of the international organization Eurasia Foundation Mr. Jamal
Shahverdiyev, representative of Institute Sustainable Communities Ms. Stephanie
The participants of a seminar were informed on the State Programs, carried
out in republics directed on social - economic development of regions, improvement
of system of social protection, maintenance of employment of youth, struggle
with corruption, Law of the Azerbaijan Republic "About struggle with corruption
", activity of the created commission on struggle with corruption, Conventions
of Council of Europe of Criminal Law and Civil law about corruption.
The participants of a seminar have noted importance of informing of youth and
other groups of a society about local and international socially - economic
programs, increase their legal awareness, by realization of public meetings
of maintenance of a transparency and public involving in the decision of social
and other problems at a regional and republican level. Was specified on necessity
of realization of similar seminars in all regions of republic.
During spent interactive discussions and role games the participants have noted
what to improve economy and to struggle with corruption it is possible only
together. In this business the large role is played by a civil society. Only
at an active civil position of various groups of a society, development of free
press, fair judicial system it is possible to achieve successes in struggle
with corruption for healthy economy and social progress.
At a seminar - training to the participants were given educational booklets
with advices. In them is spoken:
- Each of us wishes to see of Azerbaijan blossoming, national economy advanced,
its citizens healthy, educated, cultural, supplied by social and legal protection.
For this purpose the creation of a legal society and desire of a society is
necessary to change the life in the best party. To successful development of
a national economy, the achievement of real democracy and freedom of the citizens
alongside with other reasons is interfered by corruption.
- If you want to improve economy, to struggle with corruption, to protect our
civil rights, successfully to study in average and higher educational institutions,
to be arranged on work with a lawful way, to create business and in local conditions
it to develop, in a healthy competition to win on tender, to select the competent
and capable people in municipal and other structures to you it is necessary
well to know the local and international laws.
- Behind the information on civil, social, economic and other rules of law
address in social and legal organizations, legal services, mass media and libraries.
- Before to pay to the physical person or organization in cash sum for the
rendered service familiarize with the normative acts and tariffs officially
authorized by the state.
- For maintenance of a transparency of works state, not governmental and business
of structures use the right on reception of the information about the programs,
plans, decisions and activity of these organizations.
- The facts and discontent concerning corruption are necessary for informing
to a State Commission on struggle with corruption independent anti corruption
Similar information - education work within the framework of the project supported
by Eurasia Foundation and USAID also were carried out in Baku, Mingechevir and
In Azerbaijan the law "About struggle with corruption" is accepted,
the appropriate commission is created. Now it is a task of civil society. We
- representatives of a society need by informing, legal education and public
control to promote improvement of economy and struggle with corruption. In this
issue we shall be active and are responsible for the future!
The contact person: Elchin Sardarov
Director of Humanitarian Informational Analytical Agency "SANIYA"
Web site: www.saniyamedianet.in-baku.com
Tel. (050) 317 38 25, 4 65 33 41
Humanitarian Agency "SANIYA" since 1994 year work in sphere
raising civil society, social - environmental awareness of population by means
of maintenance of various groups of a society by access to the information and
resources, realization of sociological researches, trainings and consultations
on management, PR, mobilization of potential, development of networks and social
partnership. "SANIYA" is cofounder of Social Environmental Forum of
Azerbaijan "SEFA", Civic Journalists Network, Migration NGO Network.
"SANIYA" produce a bulletins "SANIYA - Humanitarian news",
"SANIYA - ECONEWS", published a book "Civil Society in the mirror
of mass media" (OSI - Azerbaijan support), prepared films "Voice of
Caspian see" (CEP support) and "Ecological Tourism in Shagdag National
Park zone" (World Bank support) .