The Nizami Ganjavi International Center (NGIC) and the Club de Madrid have started a High Level Preparatory Meeting for the “Shared Societies Forum 2014” to be held in Baku next year.
Supported by the Azerbaijan State Committee for the Work on Diaspora, the event is attended by former heads of state and government of Latvia, Finland, the Netherlands, Sri Lanka and officials of some influential international organizations.
The 2-day meeting will debate preparatory actions for the forthcoming Forum, and also discuss settlement of the conflicts in the South Caucasus, involvement of women in active social life, intercultural and interfaith dialogue, the Millennium Development Program after 2015 and other topics.
NGIC and Club de Madrid also plan to organize a Board Meeting. The event will see the adoption of an appeal to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon and the UN General Assembly./AzerTAg/