Youth Make up 40% of Personnel in Azerbaijani Government Bodies
Azerbaijan, Baku, 28 January / corr. Trend J. Babayeva/ Youth make up 40% of the personnel in central government bodies of Azerbaijan, Intigam Babayev, the Deputy Minister of Youth and Sport of Azerbaijan said in the opening ceremony of New Model of Youth Cooperation, an international project.
According to Babayev, this fact was revealed as a result of monitoring carried out by the Ministry.
Youth totals 30% of the population in Azerbaijan. The age limit for youth in Azerbaijan is from 14 to 29.
There are 270 youth organizations in Azerbaijan. According to official data, $5-$6,000 was allocated for the implementation of the youth projects in Azerbaijan in 1995. However the same figure totaled more than $2 mln in 2008.