"This year, we mark the 21st year of Azerbaijan's accession to the United Nations and this month Azerbaijan is also serving as the President of the Security Council," said the Commissioner for Human Rights of Azerbaijan, Mrs. Elmira Suleymanova, who highly praised the UN's work with national partners to promote human rights in many areas such as policy development, advocacy, training, civic education, developing national human rights action plans, strengthening human rights institutions and promoting international human rights instruments.
While presenting the Basic Facts about the United Nations, produced by the UN
's Department of Public Information and recently published in Azerbaijani language by the UN
office in Azerbaijan, Suleymanova
also highlighted the "superb awareness-raising campaigns undertaken by UNO Baku and Ms. Envera Selimovic as the UN DPI