Azerbaijan, Baku, 19 March / Trend / Ali Abbasov, the Communication and IT Minister of Azerbaijan, met with the delegation headed by Bruno Puezz, the resident coordinator of UN in Azerbaijan and resident of UN Development Program (DP).
Azerbaijani Minister said the negotiations have been held to sign a memorandum on mutual understanding between Azerbaijan and UN- with an aim to implement new projects.
According to Abbasov, Azerbaijan may become an information bridge among 20 countries of backbone TAE line and take active participation in formation of largest information network between West and East, within the framework of further cooperation as proposed by UN Global Alliance on Information Communication Technology (ICT).
Representatives of UN will be invited to participate in the international conference, which is planned to be held in Baku in mid of 2008.
UN delegation expressed its readiness in settlement of the problems in IT sphere. Such projects as Azdatcom and Aznet have been implemented with the assistance of UN programs in Azerbaijan.