Armenia-Azerbaijan, Nagorno Karabakh conflict
On making changes to the "Rule of substitution of the privileges of the unsettled refugees and internally displaced persons by allowances and their payment" approved by the Decision №15 dated January 22, 2002 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Decree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on additional measures for improvement of housing-living conditions of internally displaced families
Order of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on making amendments to the Order №1722 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 14 September, 2011 "On payment of the tuition fee of the IDPs studying in the public educational institutions of the Republic of Azerbaijan on fee based form"
Instruction of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Increasing the Sum of the Monthly Allowances Paid to the Internally Displaced Persons for Food
UN High Commissioner hails works done in Azerbaijan to improve living conditions of refugees and IDPs
UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in the South Caucasus Ms. Simone Wolken has hailed the works done in Azerbaijan for the improvement of the living conditions of refugees and IDPs, as she met with Deputy Chairman of State Committee for Refugees and IDPs Fuad Huseynov.
They praised the Azerbaijan-UNCHR relations which are built on solid foundation, saying Azerbaijan has done a lot to address the problems of refugees and internally displaced persons in the country.
Fuad Huseynov highlighted Azerbaijan's recent achivements under the leadership of President Ilham Aliyev. He noted that Azerbaijan attaches great importance to cooperation with all countries and international organizations.
"The only problem in the country today, is the unresolved the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. More than one million Azerbaijanis become refugees and IDPs as a result of the conflict," Fuad Huseynov said. He also highlighted the mediation mission of the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs in the settlement of the conflict, saying they failed to achieve any progress.
UN High Commissioner for Refugees in the South Caucasus Simone Wolken praised Azerbaijan's economic development, saying she was impressed by the fact that Azerbaijan has become a venue for hosting major international events every day. Underlining the importance of the settlement of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, she expressed her confidence that the international organizations involved in the conflict resolution will increase their efforts.
Head of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Baku Office Furio De Angelis was also present at the meeting.
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