First Regional Youth Volunteering Forum was held with the participation of about 300 young people in Sheki, on November 28th and 29th 2014.
The main purpose of the two-day forum is to tan the Voluntary Principles to the regional youth.
At first, the participants visited the bust of great leader Heydar Aliyev. Then, the event continued in Shaki Olympic sports complex. Speakers at the conference started with the national anthem of the Republic of Azerbaijan stressed rendering the special care of state to youth.
Representatives of various Public Unions answered the questions of youth at the forum consisting of 3 panels.
Expert of panels “What is Volunteering?” and “Social development and employment of youth in the region” was Imameddin Guliyev, president of the Azerbaijan Volunteers’ Public Union and answered the questions of forum participants.
The topic of the first panel was “What is Volunteering?” and the experts were Orhan Arabov, official representative of Youth Foundation, Gunel Ibrahim, president of “Ethics Academy” and Imamaddin Guliyev, president of AVPU.
In the second panel (“Social development and employment of youth in the region”) the participants asked questions to Seymur Huseynov (Secretary General of National Assembly of Youth Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan), Imamaddin Guliyev (president of Azerbaijan Volunteers’ Public Union), and Gunel Ibrahim (president of “Ethics Academy”)
The moderator of panels was Vugar Iskenderov, head of Youth and Sports Department of Sheki.
Heads and workers of Youth and Sports Department of Shaki, Ismayilli, Gabala, Oguz, Gakh and Balakan, active youth representing the cities and regions, the members of youth organizations, Heads of influential youth organization, also Public members – a total of 300 people attended at the forum.
We note that First Regional Youth Volunteering Forum was organized by Executive Power of Sheki, Support for the Protection of Cultural Heritage Public Union, Youth and Sports department of Shaki and The New Azerbaijan Party in Sheki.