UNDP-GEF Kura II: Advancing IWRM Across the Kura River Basin

National Events in Azerbaijan

02 May 2021
Sustainable Water Resources Management - School Project
14 students of various age group got their certificates on "Sustainable Water Resources Management - School Project" training
01 May 2021
Lecture for Schoolchildren on Rational Water Use and the Problems of the Kura River
On April 30, a final lecture for schoolchildren on rational water use and the problems of the Kura River was held at the Baku Book Center.
23 Apr 2021
Opening of "Water Park"
Baku, April 23, 2021 - Establishment of “Water Park” is a result of joint cooperation of “Icheri Sheher” State Historical-Architectural Reserve, Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Azerbaijan, UNDP-GEF Kura II Project, and Arts Council Azerbaijan.
22 Apr 2021
The first mobile application in Azerbaijan for water distribution networks leak detection has been created
On April 22, the first mobile application in Azerbaijan for water distribution networks leak detection, Hydro Heroes, was launched
02 Apr 2021
Official Opening of the Constructed Wetland at Baby Hajigabul Lake in Shirvan, Azerbaijan
The constructed wetland was officially opened on 2 April 2021 with the participation of the project Azerbaijan National Focal Point who represented the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources, and Mr. Elnur Nasirov and Mr. Ceyhun Kazimov from Azersu JSC.
10 Mar 2021
Rational Water Use Tips for School Children for Educational Complex 123-134
The next lecture and quiz dedicated to the Kura River was held for children with the support of UNDP-GEF Kura II Project
03 Mar 2021
Awareness Raising on Rational Water Use Among School Children
On March 3, the Baku Book Center hosted another educational lecture on the efficient use of water and the problems of the Kura River.
19 Feb 2021
Series of Presentations on Kura Box, Comics Book and Rational Water Use for School Children followed by Concert of “Simurg” festival participants
Baku, February 19, 2021 – series of Presentations on Kura Box, Comics Book and Rational Water Use for schoolchildren takes place in Baku Book Center.
18 Feb 2021
Online Learning Platform Launch
on February 18, 2021, UNDP-GEF Kura II Project organized a virtual zoom meeting to present the Digital Learning Platform to wider audience.
07 Aug 2020
GIS Database Installation Training - The Second Day
The second day of the training is help in Hydrometeorology Department of the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Azerbaijan
06 Aug 2020
GIS Database Installation and Training
Today the GIS database installation and following training is held in Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources.
14 Feb 2020
7th National Project Advisory Group Meeting
On 14th February 7th National Project Advisory Group Meeting of UNDP-GEF Kura II Project was held in building of Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
11 Feb 2020
Training on the Environmental Enforcement (Block III)
On 10-11 February Training on the Environmental Enforcement (Block III) was held in UNDP-GEF Kura II Project office Baku.
13 Dec 2019
Stakeholders meeting in Shirvan
On December 13, 2019, the UNDP-GEF Kura II Project held an awareness raising meeting about the constructed wetland in Shirvan.
04 Dec 2019
H2Otel Water Saving Award in Azerbaijan
On December 4, 2019, the UNDP-GEF Kura II Project issued the first H2Otel Water Saving Award in Azerbaijan at the General Assembly Meeting of the Azerbaijan Hotel Association.
02 Dec 2019
Awareness Raising meeting about the Constructed Wetland in Hajigabul
On December 2, 2019, the UNDP-GEF Kura II Project has organized an awareness raising meeting on the Constructed Wetland to be built in baby Hajigabul Lake in Shirvan.  
18 Nov 2019
Environmental Flow Field Trip in Azerbaijan
The 6th monitoring campaign on the Ecological flow study for the Shamkirchay and Alijanchay Rivers basins in Azerbaijan under the UNDP-GEF Kura II Project was held on 16-17 November 2019.
16 Oct 2019
Women and Water training in Saatli
On October 16th the Training on Water and Women was held in Saatly by UNDP-GEF Kura II Project team in cooperation with the State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
14 Oct 2019
Women and Water training in Hajigabul
On 14 October, Training on Women and Water was delivered by UNDP-GEF Kura II Project team in cooperation with the State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan in Hajigabul.
24 Sep 2019
Opening of the Drip Irrigation Site in Saatly
On 24 September, UNDP-GEF Kura II project had the opening of its demo project on 3.1. Rational Water Use in Agriculture Sector in the Jafarkhan village of Saatli, Azerbaijan.