Sustainable Development


2007 Azerbaijan Human Development Report

2007 Azerbaijan Human Development Report focuses on gender trends and challenges in the country by presenting findings of the first national independent survey of gender attitudes ever conducted in Azerbaijan. The Report aims to identify gender attitudes and analyse their impact on gender equalitymore


2011 Human Development Report

This Report explores the integral links between environmental sustainability and equity and shows that these are critical to expanding human freedoms for people today and in generations to come. The point of departure is that the remarkable progress in human development over recent decades that themore


Azerbaijan Vision 2020

This document summarises UNDP inputs into the discussions around Azerbaijan's future development path and formulation of the long-term national vision up until 2020. The paper recognizes the country's achievements and advises the Government on the areas that deserve special attention inmore


Black Gold into Human Gold

This report has been prepared by a team of international experts led by Prof. Michael Hopkins including Prof. John Lawrence, Prof. Allan Webster and Dr. Tom Stephens, within the project on "Potential use of Azerbaijan's oil revenues to convert black gold into human gold" implemented bymore


Educational Programme on climate change and conservation of agro-biodiversity

Current training programme (educational programme) is designed for decision makers at national and local level and for local population taking into consideration results of institutional analysis and needs assessment. The programme provides information on goals and objectives of the programme,more


The Sustainable Development Programme is built around three pillars of sustainable development – economic growth, social improvement and environmental sustainability, and puts emphasis on the importance of holistic approach for addressing developmental challenges.  The programme helps Azerbaijan achieve improvements in people’s lives by providing access to the necessary skills and resources for the unemployed, engaging with the private sector for continued growth, improving environmental management and mitigating climate change effects.