Organizing Committee headed by Mehriban Aliyeva created for holding I European Games in Baku in 2015 (UPDATE)
Details added (the first version published at 19:36)
Azerbaijan, Baku, Jan. 17 /Trend/
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree on establishment of the Organizing Committee for holding the first European Games in Baku in 2015.
According to the decree, the President of Heydar Aliyev Foundation, member of the Executive Committee of the Azerbaijani National Olympic Committee, UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Mehriban Aliyeva was appointed the chairman of the committee.
Azerbaijani Youth and Sports Ministry and the Baku City Executive Power jointly with the National Olympic Committee of Azerbaijan are entrusted to develop and submit a special action plan for holding the European Games to the Organizing Committee.
The Organizing Committee was instructed to address relevant issues in connection with holding the first European Games in Baku in 2015.
The Cabinet of Ministers was entrusted to resolve issues listed in the decree.
Members of the Organizing Committee:
Hajibala Abutalibov - head of the Executive Power of Baku, member of the National Olympic Committee (NOC) of Azerbaijan
Azad Rahimov - Azerbaijani Youth and Sports Minister, NOC Vice-President, NOC Executive Committee member
Elmar Mammadyarov - Azerbaijani Foreign Minister
Shahin Mustafayev - Azerbaijani Economic Development Minister
Samir Sharifov - Azerbaijani Finance Minister
Ramil Usubov - Azerbaijani Interior Minister
Eldar Mahmudov - Azerbaijani Minister of National Security
Ziya Mammadov - Azerbaijani Transport Minister, NOC member
Oqtay Shiraliyev - Azerbaijani Health Minister
Abulfaz Garayev - Azerbaijani Culture and Tourism Minister
Ali Abbasov - Communications and Information Technologies Minister of Azerbaijan
Ali Asadov - deputy head of the Presidential Administration of Azerbaijan
Fatma Abdullazadeh - head of the Humanitarian Policy Department of the Azerbaijani Presidential Administration, NOC member
Elchin Guliyev - head of the State Border Service of Azerbaijan
Aydin Aliyev - chairman of the State Customs Committee of Azerbaijan
Jahangir Askerov - president of Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC, NOC member
Etibar Pirverdiyev - president of Azerenergy JSC
Baba Rzayev - chairman of Bakuelektrikshebeke OJSC
Chingiz Huseynzadeh - NOC vice-president, NOC Executive Committee member
Anar Alekperov - Director of Heydar Aliyev Centre
Aghajan Abiyev - NOC secretary general, NOC Executive Committee member
Farhad Hajiyev - executive director of the Youth Fund under the President of Azerbaijan
Mikayil Jabbarov - head of the Administration of State Historical - Architectural Reserve "Icherisheher"
Ilham Madatov - head of the Azerbaijani delegation to the XXIX and XXX Summer Olympics, NOC member (Secretary of the Organizing Committee)
Namig Abdullayev - Olympic champion, NOC Executive Committee member
Zemfira Meftahetdinova - Olympic champion, NOC Executive Committee member
Farid Mansurov - Olympic champion, NOC member
Elnur Mammadli - Olympic champion, NOC member
Togrul Asgarov - Olympic champion
Sharif Sharifov - Olympic champion