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Monday, 11 January 2016 18:30

2016 declared Year of Multiculturalism in Azerbaijan

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev signed an order on January 11, 2016 about declaration of 2016 as the year of multiculturalism in the Republic of Azerbaijan, Caspian Energy News ( reports with reference to the press service of the head of state of Azerbaijan.

Following the 32nd item of the 109th article of the Constitution of the Republic of Azerbaijan, to maintain further development and broad propaganda of multiculturalism traditions in Azerbaijan, the head of state of Azerbaijan has ordered to declare 2016 the Year of Multiculturalism in the Republic of Azerbaijan.

The Azerbaijani Cabinet of Ministers has been instructed to prepare an action plan on declaring 2016 "Year of multiculturalism" in Azerbaijan within a month and submit it to President Aliyev, given the proposals of the Baku International Multiculturalism Center, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, the Ministry of Education, the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations and the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan.

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