Azerbaijani Council of State Support to NGOs toughens competition rules in 2010
Azerbaijan, Baku, Jan.16 / Trend , A.Huseynbala /
The Azerbaijani Council of State Support to non-government organizations (NGOs) under Azerbaijani President has toughened the rules for the competition in 2010.
Some NGOs have not been provided with necessary documents, some of them have not executed proper rules of the competition in previous years, chairman of the Azerbaijani Council of State Support to NGOs Azay Guliyev told Trend today.
"Our new committee including representatives of the press will send the documents that do not meet the terms of the competition for examination. If the examination confirms the discrepancy of submitted documents, these projects will not participate in the competition", Guliyev said.
Guliyev said that unlike 2008 and 2009 the projects with technical deficits will not be provided with a positive conclusion in 2010.
Guliyev said that the Council will ensure the transparent examination of documents. "We will comply with norms that are applied by all international organizations. NGOs should be interested in conduct of activities in accordance with these rules," he added.
The Council of State Support to NGOs of Azerbaijan under Azerbaijani President announced a competition related with financing projects of NGOs in 2010 early December 2009.
According to preliminary data, over 480 projects have been submitted to the competition.
The projects are submitted on 22 subjects within seven main directions. About 903,000 manat has been allocated for all the directions
The projects are submitted from Dec. 8, 2009 to Jan.15, 2010. The results of the competition will be announced after March 10.
The next competition will be announced in April 2010. The Council plans to hold four competitions in 2010. About 2,063,000 manat will be allocated for holding competitions financed by the Council.
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