EU experts to conduct monitoring in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan, Baku, July 8 / Trend M.Aliyev /
The EU and International Fund for Cooperation and Partnership of the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea are organizing a Monitoring Panel on the "Role of civil society in modern Azerbaijan", the Fund for State Support to Media Development under the Azerbaijani President reported.
The delegation headed by a member of the EU Economic and Social Committee Marius Oprah includes the Head of the EU Economic and Social Committee's office for Domestic Market Production and Consumption Brian Cassidy, an independent political analyst for the European Policy Centre in Brussels and Coordinator of the "Forum of the European Neighborhood" Amanda Akchakocha, and researcher at the Committee Fund Felicia Skoartsa
During the visit, the delegation met with Executive Director of the Media Development Fund Vugar Safarli.
Safarli informed guests about projects implemented in the country to strengthen the material base of the media and attempt competition to improve the professionalism and strengthening social protection of journalists.
The guests highly appreciated the work done and Oprah voiced her support for such projects in the country.