UNESCO and NATO representatives to take part in second World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in Baku
Azerbaijan, Baku, 23 May / Trend, I. Isabalaeva /
UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova, NATO Deputy Secretary General Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic and regional director of the World Tourism Organization for the Middle East Amr Abdul Ghafar will visit Azerbaijan to participate in the second World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue, according to a statement placed on the website of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan on Thursday.
It should be noted the second World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue will take place in Baku on May 29 - June 1 with the slogan "Peaceful coexistence in multicultural world" under the auspices of the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev.
The main partners of the forum are UNESCO, the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations, the Council of Europe, ISESCO and the UN World Tourism Organization.
Given that Azerbaijan is located at the crossroads of East and West and different cultures, the first Ministerial Conference of the World Forum will be held within the event.
The forum will be attended by the heads of international organizations, current and former presidents of certain countries, ministers of more than 100 countries around the world, experts and others.
In accordance with the decree of the President Ilham Aliyev dated May 27, 2011, the Forum is held every two years in Baku by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.