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Baku Process and 3rd World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue at the UN Headquarters
19.01.2015
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Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan Permanent Mission to the United Nations, The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) will jointly organize the Presentation Ceremony of Baku Process and 3rd World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue on 27 January 2015 from 11:30 am to 13:00 pm in UNHQ.

World Forum for Intercultural Dialogue is a biennial event organized by the Government of Azerbaijan in partnership with United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC), UNESCO, UN World Tourism Organization, Council of Europe and ISESCO.

As one of the, major partners of the Forum since 2010, UNAOC has organized more than ten events within the framework of the 1st and 2nd World Forum for Intercultural Dialogue held in Baku, in Azerbaijan in 2011 and 2013. UNAOC will again partner this year with the Government of Azerbaijan in organizing the 3rd World Forum titled: "Culture and sustainable development in the post 2015 development agenda". The forum will focus on a number of issues, including:
 World Day for Cultural Diversity, Dialogue and Development (UNGA Declaration observed on May 21 every year).
 The role of faiths and religions in building trust and cooperation among cultures and civilizations and the positive impact that sports, arts, and education can play in this effort.
 The importance of the business community and the private sector in these efforts
 The effect of migration policies on the post 2015 development agenda held in Baku

Around 200 hundred participants including UN officials, representatives of different diplomatic missions and experts will come together at the ceremony.


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Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Azerbaijan, address: House of Government, AZ 1000 Baku
Tel:+994 12 493 02 33, +994 12 498 01 12, +994 12 493 16 42 Fax:+994 12 493 65 38, +994 12 493 30 85
E-mail: info@bakuforum-icd.az, bakuforum2015@gmail.com, mct@mct.gov.az, v.eyvazzade@mct.gov.az