With constant changes in social media settings and best practices, it’s important to update your training regularly. Therefore, IREX conducts a series of Social Media workshops by Dan Mason for number of civil society organizations.
Visiting of Shirvanshakh museum and dressing up in the Azerbaijani national costumers helped the IREX team to break ice and know each other better. It was the most creative team building activity and our message to the world: “We are proud to work in IREX Azerbaijan!”
Our audience at “Girl Rising” movie screening. The movie tells the stories of girls face heartbreaking injustices. By getting an education, they’re able to break barriers and create change.
IREX Azerbaijan hosted “Girl Rising” movie screening in Baku and regions of Azerbaijan and raised awareness on a movement for girls’ education. The movie tells the stories how educating girls can change the world make a difference.
Finalists of the 2013 Global UGRAD program share hopes, goals, and expectations of their program at the Pre-Departure Orientation (June 25, 2013).
In the frame of International Girls in ICT Day on April 25, 2013 twenty three girls from different regions of Azerbaijan had a study tour at the Post Management Office under Ministry of Communications and Information technologies.
ECA alumni of program administered by IREX Azerbaijan (UGRAD and Muskie) and American Councils Azerbaijan (FLEX) marked the 2013 Global Youth Service Day by conducting a seaside clean up in Sumqayit (April, 2013).
Alumni Book Club members gathered in March 2013 to discuss “The Art of Loving,” a classic book by a psychologist and social philosopher Erich Fromm.
UGRAD program alumna Nargiz Guliyeva conducted an Essay Writing Workshop for applicants of the 2013-2014 Global Undergraduate Exchange Program at the US-Azerbaijan Education Center (January, 2013).
IREX Azerbaijan conducted Storytelling training in February 2013. A number of these workshops were held by international trainer Karon Coates. About 50 participants took part in the training. Two-day workshop was held in Baku School of Journalism for students majoring in journalism.
To meet the standards of 21st century journalist was a goal of Data Mapping and Online Journalism workshops by Dan Mason, an international consultant and trainer from the U.K. During the workshops WordPress, Google, Audacity, Picasa tools were taught to journalists in order to uncover the secrets of the online world.
Practical work of “Camera as Voice” training participants on the streets of Mingachavir. More than 110 girls from different regions of Azerbaijan through 2011 to 2013 were trained to make her digital stories during a series of workshops delivered by IREX Azerbaijan.
Young Azerbaijani women with an interest in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) celebrated their achievements at a special conference in Baku on April 25th 2013, entitled “Girls in ICT Day”. After the conference they visited Public TV for a study tour.
Aida Gasimova, 33, is by any measure an accomplished woman. She holds a degree from an American university, speaks four languages, teaches English and is a composer of Azerbaijani Mugam music. However, life for...
On behalf of IREX, I am pleased to announce that 22 diligent Azerbaijani students and their mentors won netbooks and flipcameras in a recent national contest for the ‘Best Research Essays Using Internet.' One...
On 25 November 2013 Azerbaijan Diplomatic Academy in partnership with IREX hosted "Girl Rising" movie screening at Azerbaijan Diplomatic Academy (ADA). Before the screening Angela Nicoara, IREX Country Director, and Janine Clarke, ADA MBA...
On 15 November IREX Azerbaijan hosted a "Girl Rising" movie screening in Baku jointly with the U.S. Embassy to Azerbaijan. Before the screening R. Morningstar, U.S. Ambassador, made a speech and said: "Only an...
IREX is continuing his trainings. On 17 November it organized a workshop "Social Media as a Training Tool in Education" designed for education professionals. The workshop is conducted by Dan Mason, a trainer and...