16 December 2010
Round Table on “UN Global Compact and Corporate Social Responsibility Project in Azerbaijan: Exchange of Experience”
A round table on “UN Global Compact and Corporative Social Responsibility Project in Azerbaijan: Exchange of Experience” was held at the Economic Policy and Development Centre of Khazar University. Representatives of local and foreign organizations being members of the UN Global Compact, UN Office in Baku, Ata Holding, Azerbaijan-Turkey Businessmen Association, Azerbaijan Marketing Society, State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic, Eurasia Foundation, “Accord” group of companies and Azercell telecom participated at the round table.
Opening the event, Prof. John Ryder, the president of Khazar University talked about the essence and importance of the project. Then Prof. Fikret Pashayev, the director of Economic Policy and Development Centre, delivered a detailed speech about activities of the centre realized in this field and future plans.
The second part of the event continued with mutual answers and questions between representatives of the companies and faculty and students. Then some cooperation offers were discussed.