Baku, Azerbaijan, May 16
British Family Futures magazine, dedicated to the 20th anniversary celebration of the Family Day, has published an article on the Azerbaijani family model, Azerbaijan's State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs told Trend on May 16.
Every nation, including Azerbaijan, has its family model. Over the centuries, the values of the Azerbaijani family model have made it an exemplary social institution. The mentality of the Azerbaijani nation includes varied and noble characteristics such as hospitality, friendship, loyalty, precision, respect to the elderly and parents, and tolerance.
Azerbaijan families are distinguished by their longevity and strength, which comes from the national mentality. Warm and sincere relations among family members and the proper formation of parent-child relations are major characteristics of the Azerbaijani family.
Additionally, the article gave detailed information about the modern family policy of Azerbaijan. The way how Azerbaijan celebrates The Family Day each year, conduction of the film festival entitled 'Azerbaijani Family', large-scaled projects on interfamily relations, family values were highlighted in the article as well.
Moreover, the article emphasized the role of the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and the Heydar Aliyev Foundation in strengthening the family policy in Azerbaijan.