Flag of Azerbaijan

Press Releases

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 1:00pm

 

GANJA – Today, thanks to joint efforts between Azerbaijan and the United States, residents of Ganja city and Goranboy district celebrated the completion of a series of projects that built mini sport fields for local residents and a water access system. United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Ministry of Economy, the local Executive Committee, and the municipal government representatives attended the two inauguration events. USAID and the Government of Azerbaijan co-financed the projects, which were managed by the East-West Management Institute (EWMI).

With technical support from EWMI, residents of Ganja city’s Natavan and Javadkhan neighborhoods constructed mini sport fields for resident use. The project will increase exercise opportunities and promote a healthy lifestyle for children and their families.  Nearly 11,500 residents will benefit from physical, physiological, and social development opportunities. Children and young people will no longer be forced to play in potentially dangerous places, such as roads and streets. 

A feed grinding facility will result in a nearly 50 percent reduction in costs, benefiting 2,600 residents.
Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 8:00am

BEYLAGAN – On July 19 and 20, villages in Beylagan district celebrated the completion of multiple electricity and livestock management projects. The ceremonies were attended by representatives of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), U.S. Embassy, local Executive Committee, and municipal government. The projects were co-financed by USAID and the Government of Azerbaijan and implemented by the East-West Management Institute (EWMI) under the Socio-Economic Development Activity (SEDA).  

U.S., Azerbaijan Co-Finance Construction of New Medical Facility in Imishli
Friday, July 1, 2016 - 12:15am

IMISHLI – On June 30, residents of Govherli village of the Imishli district celebrated the construction of a new medical facility. The opening ceremony was attended by representatives of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Ministry of Economy, Ministry of Health, local Executive Committee, and municipal government. The project was co-financed by USAID and the Government of Azerbaijan and implemented by the East-West Management Institute (EWMI) under the Socio-Economic Development Activity (SEDA).

U.S.-Azerbaijan Cooperation Brings Solar Powered Lighting to Rustov Community in Guba
Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 11:00am

GUBA - Today, residents of the Rustov community of the Guba district celebrated the completion of a solar energy street lighting project. The opening ceremony was attended by representatives of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), U.S. Embassy, Ministry of Economy, local Executive Committee, and municipal government. The project was co-financed by USAID and the Government of Azerbaijan and implemented by the East-West Management Institute (EWMI) under the Socio-Economic Development Activity (SEDA). 

Community Development Leaders Meet To Discuss Progress
Monday, May 16, 2016 - 5:00am

GANJA – On May 13, nearly 120 participants gathered to discuss issues regarding community development in Azerbaijan, the progress, challenges, and lessons learned from their experience in mobilizing community resources to implementing community socio-economic development projects. The conference was organized by East-West Management Institute (EWMI) under the Socio-Economic Development Activity (SEDA) project funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Government of Azerbaijan.

U.S.-Azerbaijan Cooperation Addresses Socio-Economic Development in Samukh
Monday, May 16, 2016 - 4:45am

SAMUKH – On May 12, residents of the Gadili community of the Samukh district celebrated the completion of a project to improve water access in the community. The opening ceremony was attended by representatives of the Ministry of Economy, the local Executive Committee, municipal government, and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The project was funded by USAID and the Azerbaijani government and implemented by the East-West Management Institute (EWMI) under the Socio-Economic Development Activity (SEDA).

U.S.-Azerbaijan Cooperation Addresses Socio-Economic Development in Goranboy
Friday, May 6, 2016 - 12:45am

On May 5, residents of the Azizbayov community of the Goranboy district celebrated the completion of a new medical facility, which will improve healthcare for 930 people in the community.

The new heating system will provide a warm classroom environment to 340 children.
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 12:15am

On April 27, residents of the Ashaghi-Atuj community of Guba district gathered to celebrate the completion of a project to improve the heating system at the local school. They were joined by the representatives of the local Executive Committee and municipality, officials from the Ministry of Economy, and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The project was implemented by the East-West Management Institute (EWMI) under the Socio-Economic Development Activity (SEDA) co-financed by the governments of the United States and Azerbaijan.

U.S.-Azerbaijan Ccooperation through SEDA Project Addresses Socio-Economic Development in Khachmaz
Friday, April 22, 2016 - 6:00am

KHACHMAZ – On April 21, residents of the Yerguj community of Khachmaz district gathered to celebrate the completion of a road rehabilitation project. They were joined by representatives of the local Executive Committee and municipality, officials from the Ministry of Economy, and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The project was implemented by the East-West Management Institute (EWMI) under the Socio-Economic Development Activity (SEDA) co-financed by the governments of the United States and Azerbaijan.

Governments of Azerbaijan and the United States Cooperate to Advance Socio-Economic Development in Shirvan
Friday, March 4, 2016 - 11:30am

The Birlik community of Shirvan city completed a major roofing renovation that will enhance the quality of life for over 1,000 people. The project was implemented by the Socio-Economic Development Activity (SEDA) and co-financed by the governments of the United States and Azerbaijan.

Pages

Last updated: April 18, 2017

Share This Page