Azerbaijan

5 December 2012

All eyes on the ball on the former frontline

The atmosphere in the stadium is tense; the crowd waiting for the referee’s whistle that will kick-off the final. Spectators waving Red Crescent flags and national flags watch the players in Red Crescent shirts on the pitch, all eyes on the ball. With elimination matches over, the last teams standing want to take the cup and go back to...
Living with HIV in Azerbaijan
30 December 2006

Living with HIV in Azerbaijan

“People living with HIV are no different to anyone else,” says 36 year-old Adil Bagirov.
Azerbaijan: Red Crescent takes preventive measures on avian flu
25 April 2006

Azerbaijan: Red Crescent takes preventive measures on avian flu

The Azerbaijan Health Ministry and Veterinary Service announced the presence of avian influenza virus H5N1 in Azerbaijan in February 2006.
Helping Azerbaijan’s orphans to fulfill their dreams
22 December 2004

Helping Azerbaijan’s orphans to fulfil their dreams

She stood out from the general group of children: timid and smiling, she attracted attention at once.
Worries rise over Azerbaijan floods
16 May 2003

Worries rise over Azerbaijan floods

Concerns about the health situation in Azerbaijan are rising, as thousands of hectares of land remain under water and thousands of people have little or no access to clean water.
Azerbaijan's displaced children
13 August 2002

Azerbaijan's displaced children

Have you ever seen the eyes of a homeless child? What makes their smiling eyes so sad that you cannot quench the unbearable anguish oppressing your heart? These were questions I had been asking myself while travelling from one refugee camp to ...
8 May 2002

Azerbaijan youth on the alert for HIV/AIDS

To date, the number of HIV-positive people in Azerbaijan has been relatively low.
Azerbaijan: Red Crescent programmes for displaced children
14 September 2001

Azerbaijan: Red Crescent programmes for displaced children

When any disaster takes places, it is often helpless children and elderly people who suffer most.
Azerbaijan: Investing in children for the future
12 April 2001

Azerbaijan: Investing in children for the future

The Red Crescent Sciety of Azerbaijan has made a distribution of books to children in schools at camps for displaced people in southern Azerbaijan.
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