Minister of education attends AmCham Azerbaijan Monthly Member Luncheon

On November 20, Minister of Education Jeyhun Bayramov attended Monthly Member Luncheon of the American Chamber of Commerce in Azerbaijan (AmCham Azerbaijan).

AmCham Azerbaijan president Nuran Karimov and executive director Natavan Mammadova opened the event.

In his address, Minister of Education Jeyhun Bayramov highlighted what has been done over the five years since the adoption of the “State Strategy for the Development of Education in the Republic of Azerbaijan” as well as achievements in the education system. The minister drew the audience`s attention to the existing models of public-private sector cooperation in the field of education and possible projects in this regard.

The luncheon featured presentations from AmCham members.

Representatives of United Aid For Azerbaijan (UAFA) presented a social business project aimed at supporting vulnerable children in 22 districts of Azerbaijan.

A total of 150 guests attended the event, including representatives of the diplomatic corps.

Monthly Member Luncheons of AmCham Azerbaijan bring together government officials, parliamentarians and representatives of the diplomatic corps. The American Chamber of Commerce in Azerbaijan is a leading private, non-profit business association supporting and promoting the interests of foreign and local businesses in Azerbaijan. Established in 1996, AmCham is composed of over 280 Regular and Associate Member Companies active in every sector of the Azerbaijani economy. AmCham Azerbaijan represents nearly 80% of all foreign investment, as well as a significant portion of local investment, in Azerbaijan.