Baku, Azerbaijan, March 22
By Elchin Mehdiyev - Trend:
Azerbaijani Youth and Sports Minister Azad Rahimov, who is visiting the U.S., met with the UN Deputy Secretary-General, Jan Eliasson.
During the meeting, the minister handed over an official invitation to Eliasson inviting the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to visit the I Global Youth Policy Forum, to be held in Azerbaijani capital of Baku on October 28-30, Azerbaijani Youth and Sports Ministry said on March 22.
Minister Rahimov is taking part in the second preparatory meeting for the forum, to be held in Baku by Azerbaijani Youth and Sports Ministry, UN Secretary-General's Envoy on Youth, UNESCO, Council of Europe, and the UN Public Information Department.
The first meeting was held in November 2013 in French city of Strasbourg.
Translated by E.A.
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