IV Global Baku Forum great initiative - Croatian president
Baku, Azerbaijan, March 15
Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic spoke to the organizers and participants of the IV Global Baku Forum, the State Committee on Work with Diaspora of Azerbaijan told Trend.
The Fourth Global Baku Forum titled "Towards a Multipolar World" was held March 10-11.
The Forum was organized by the Nizami Ganjavi International Center in partnership with the Interaction Council, the Club of Madrid, Library of Alexandria, the Club of Rome and World Academy of Science and Culture.
Over 300 delegates from 53 countries attended the forum.
The two-day forum focused on relevant issues such as the role of interreligious dialogue in conflict prevention, migration, multiculturalism, integration and global security. The forum's agenda also included prospects for energy and global management issues.
The Croatian president expressed gratitude to the leadership of Azerbaijan for the contribution to cooperation and understanding between different cultures and countries.
In Azerbaijan, Baku, there is an atmosphere of multi-ethnic trust and respect, she said.
The Fourth Global Baku Forum is a great initiative and opportunity to adhere to this principle, according to her.
As someone who supports unity and dialogue in all areas, Grabar-Kitarovic said that she supports forums that host exchange of views on a variety of global challenges.
The Croatian president stressed the importance of joint global activity in all spheres.
Croatia and Azerbaijan have common interests in the fields of energy, economy and security, Grabar-Kitarovic said, adding she looks forward to further strengthening and intensification of friendly relations in all the spheres, which are important for the well-being of the two countries' citizens.