“ I’m sure this forum made history.” Azerbaijani Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov told in his speech, SIA reports.
“We had a look at the past and future, discussing modern day and development. There are also difficulties in development. Unfortunately, today we have some youths joining radical religious groups. Education and exchange of experience are ahead of all things. For us, one of the most essential things is quality education. Azerbaijan is located in a region which is quite vital in geographical terms. We want our youths to be in continuous touch with those in other countries and gain good experience” added Azad Rahimov.
On the last day of the forum a number of regional sessions were held and the sides discussed the works carried out in Africa, Western Asia, Asia and Pacific, Europe and Central Asia, Latin America and Caribbean states on youth policies and development, having an exchange of experience among one another’s countries.
A the end of the forum it has been adopted the First Global Forum on Youth Policies’s Baku Declaration.