The Baku International Humanitarian Forum is exceptionally good for ensuring that Azerbaijan makes its case to put its best foot forward, President of Geneva School of Diplomacy and International Relations, Dr. Colum de Sales Murphy told Trend on Thursday.
"Azerbaijan is in good position not only in terms of history and culture, but also from geographical point of view. From political terms, Azerbaijan has important role to play in the future with so many important neighbors," Murphy said.
Baku International Humanitarian Forum is an authoritative science and political global platform to search answers for global challenges, which were faced by humanity in XXI century, the holding of a wide range of dialogues, exchanges of opinions and discussion on the most important issues of humanitarian cooperation.
Famous state figures, Nobel laureates, 15 ex-presidents, heads of various countries' governments, ministers, well-known figures in the fields of education, science and culture, are attending the forum.
The first Baku International Humanitarian Forum under the slogan "XXI century: hopes and challenges" took place in October of 2011. The forum organizers are Azerbaijani president Ilham Aliyev and Russian president Vladimir Putin.