Latvian ex president: Humanitarian Forum in Baku will play a positive role for the whole region
Azerbaijan, Baku, Oct 4. /Trend M.Aliyev/
International Humanitarian Forum in Baku will play a positive role not only for Azerbaijan, but also for the whole region, Latvian ex president Valdis Zatlers stated.
"I am proud of Azerbaijan. Your president, government and people show initiative on holding of such forum while there are so many problems in the world. This forum will have a long history, the issues discussed here will never lose actuality," Zatlers told journalists on Thursday.
The Baku International Humanitarian Forum is an authoritative science and political global platform set up to search for answers to global challenges which are faced by humanity in 21st Century, the holding of a wide range of dialogues, exchanges of opinions and discussion on the most important issues of humanitarian cooperation.
Famous state figures, Nobel laureates, 15 ex-presidents, heads of various governments, ministers, well-known figures in the fields of education, science and culture are attending the forum.
The first Baku International Humanitarian Forum under the slogan "XXI century: hopes and challenges" took place in October 2011. The forum organisers are Azerbaijani president Ilham Aliyev and Russian president Vladimir Putin.