BAKU, Azerbaijan, Mar. 14
The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the EU are striving to support the cities of Azerbaijan, Officer-in-Charge at UNDP Azerbaijan Sukhrob Khojimatov said at an event within the Mayors for Economic Growth Facility program, Trend reports.
According to him, today, the solution to the problems of increasing employment, restoring and accelerating the sustainable growth is in the hands of Heads of local state administration.
"The UNDP and the EU hope that the Azerbaijani cities will be able to realize their plans as part of the project for the benefit of the people," Khojimatov said.
He also noted that the COVID-19 pandemic has become the biggest challenge for cities and towns.