The event dedicated to International day of Peace was hold in Khachmazdistrict
The next event within the framework of the new project under the title “Our power is in our unity” dedicated to International Peace Day was held in Khachmaz district by the State Committee for Family Women and Children Affairs in cooperation with the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations on 21 September 2015 . 21 September – International Peace Day is celebrated all over the world with the decision of UN with 30 November 1981. The first part of event was held at the Museum of History and Ethnography. Families-representatives of minorities, ethnic groups, and other nationalities of Khachmaz, Quba, Qusar and Zaqatala districts, and representatives of State Committee for Family, Woman and Children and State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations, Office of the Commissioner for Human Rights, International organizations, experts participated in the event. First, guests visited the monument of National Leader HeydarAliyev. The event was opened by head of Executive Power of Khachmaz District ShamsaddinKhanbabayev. He greeted all guest of the event. Afterwards the chairperson of the State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs HijranHuseynovaspoke about celebration of International Day of Peace in our country, she spoke about equal rights and opportunities of nationalities living in our country. She stressed the importance of such kind of events. The chairperson of the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations MubarizGourbanli, UN Resident Coordinator/UNDP Resident Representative in the Republic of Azerbaijan Antonius Broek,priest Konstantin Pominov, deputy YevdaAbramov, member of Jewish Religion Boris Simanduyev, akhund of Khachmaz district mosque YasharRzayev, head of Council of Veterans of Khachmaz district FarhadSheydayev also spoke in the event. The second part of the event was hold at the “Shahzade” wedding palace. During the event were demonstrated traditions of different nationalities living in Khachmaz district.