ch assdasdAzerbaijan has ratified over 30 international conventions, adopted several relevant laws and cooperates with international organizations in the field of protection of children rights.

Current institutional framework for child policy of the SCFWCA is the Department of Children Problems. The activities of the Department are based on the following State Programs:

  • Decree No. 298 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 1 July 2004 on approving “State Program on improving living conditions and employment situation of refugees and internally displaced persons”;
  • Decree No. 1386 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 29 March 2006 on approving “State Program on De-institutionalization and alternative care (2006-2015)”;
  • Decree No. 3043 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 15 September 2008 on approving “State Program on poverty reduction and sustainable development in 2008-2015”;
  • Decision No. 101 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 7 June 2005 on approving “The State Program on diabetes mellitus”;
  • Decision No. 211 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 15 September 2006 on approving “Program of Actions on Protection of Mother and Child Health”;
  • Decree No. 1836 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 15 November 2011on approving “State Program on implementation oa the Employment Strategy of the Republic of Azerbaijan in 2011-2015″;
  • Decree No. 1621 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan State Program dated 7 July 2011on approving “Azerbaijani youth in 2011-2015”;
  • Decree No. 1490 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 4 May 2011 on approving “State Program on social-economic development of Baku city and its settlements in 2011-2013”;
  • Decision No. 233 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 13 December 2010 on approving “Action Program on improvement of blood, blood components donors and blood services in 2011-2015”;
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Department of Children Affairs

1369112451_indexThe State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs was established by Presidential Decree dated 6 February, 2006. The State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs of Azerbaijan Republic is a governmental agency within the Cabinet of Ministers in charge of regulation of activities and carries out state policy related to family, women and children issues. One of the departments of Committee is Department of Children Affairs.

Main activities of Department:

  • To make suggestions and offer an idea to the State Programs on children issues, likewise implementation of state programs
  • To conduct monitoring on the situation of children at state-owned child institutions
  • To investigate citizen’s appeals submitted to the Department, giving advice and help them
  • To conduct researches continuously in order to learn the level of providing children rights
  • Hold events and trainings for experts and children in the field of protection of children rights
  • To organize Forums of Azerbaijani children
  • To organize public awareness-raising campaigns, make social videos, booklets and other publicity tools on various fields of children rights
  • To take appropriate actions in order to learn solutions of children problems whom are special categories (deprived of parental care, limited health opportunity, as well as children of refugee and internally displaced families)
  • To hold “Talented Children Festival” in each year on the occasion of 1st June- International Children’s Day

Targets:

¨      E-data bank will be formed by the State Committee on Family, Women and Children Affairs according to the Decree of Cabinet of Ministers, endorsed “Rules for formation of e-data bank on implementation of children’s rights” No.5 dated 15 January, 2013.

¨      National Children’s Strategy and Child Code will be prepared in accordance with the appropriate paragraphs of “Azerbaijan 2020:Look into the Future” Development Concept

State Programs on child policy

  • Decree No. 298 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 1 July 2004 on approving “State Program on improving living conditions and employment situation of refugees and internally displaced persons”;
  • Decree No. 1386 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 29 March 2006 on approving “State Program on De-institutionalization and alternative care (2006-2015)”;
  • Decree No. 3043 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 15 September 2008 on approving “State Program on poverty reduction and sustainable development in 2008-2015”;
  • Decision No. 101 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 7 June 2005 on approving “The State Program on diabetes mellitus”;
  • Decision No. 211 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 15 September 2006 on approving “Program of Actions on Protection of Mother and Child Health”;
  • Decree No. 1836 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 15 November 2011on approving “State Program on implementation of the Employment Strategy of the Republic of Azerbaijan in 2011-2015″;
    • Decree No. 1621 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan State Program dated 7 July 2011on approving “Azerbaijani youth in 2011-2015”;
    • Decree No. 1490 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 4 May 2011 on approving “State Program on social-economic development of Baku city and its settlements in 2011-2013”;
    • Decision No. 233 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 13 December 2010 on approving “Action Program on improvement of blood, blood components donors and blood services in 2011-2015”;
    • Decision No. 226 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 26 November 2010 on approving “Action Program on combating tuberculosis in 2011-2015”;
    • Decision No. 225 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 26 November 2010 on approving “Action Program on immunoprophylaxis of infectious diseases in 2011-2015”;
    • Decision No. 223 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 26 November 2010 on approving “Action Program on treatment and prevention of thalassemia in 2011-2015”;
    • Decision No. 224 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 26 November 2010 on approving “The Action Program on haemophilia disease in 2011 -2015”;
    • Decision No. 137 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 16 July 2010 on approving “State standard and program of preschool education”;
    • Order No. 80 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 14 April 2009 on approving “The State Program on socio-economic development of the Regions of the Republic of Azerbaijan in 2009-2013”;
    • Decision No. 44 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 25 February 2010 on approving “Action Plan on treatment and prophylaxis of narcomania”;
    • Decree of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 27 December 2011 on approving the “National Action Programme in the field of increasing productivity of protection of human rights and freedoms;
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