Parliamentarian Azay Guliyev was selected to be chairman of the Support Council for Nongovernmental Organizations by the President.
A.Guliyev said that that they conducted the first meeting of the organization and its leadership was formed.
Head of the Public and Political Department Sector of the Presidential Executive Administration Tahir Suleymanov was selected to be assistant chairperson and Ministry of Finance Department Chief assistant Vugar Majidli was selected to be secretary of the organization.
A.Guliyev stated that he will now resign from his current position as head of the National NGO Forum, and emphasized that Forum administrative personnel will conduct a meeting in a few days.
Recall that Azerbaijan’s government plans to start providing support to local NGOs through the government controlled Support Council for Nongovernmental Organizations.