“IREX helped us to buy cameras and other technical equipment to improve quality of live streaming and also supported our team to increase professional capacity by organizing range of trainings…Without having IREX support Kanal13 won’t be able to survive but not develop. Thank you, IREX! “, said Anar Orujev, a head of Kanal 13.
Alumni Speed Networking Event provided an opportunity for recent exchange program alumni to network and mingle with older alumni whose professional expertise, career advice, and industry knowledge are invaluable to future generations.
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.
On 3 March IREX started Online Streaming workshops. Dachi Grdzelishvili, a New Media Senior Manager from IREX Georgia, taught local organizations how to find all the tools they needed to stream video live to...
Joined IREX family in 2006.
Financial Coordinator. Works with financial documentation.
Provides assistance to a full range of financial services, oversee HR activities
She has 12 years work experience in national and international NGOs. ...
The Government of the United States of America is pleased to announce the 2014-2015 Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD) in Eurasia and Central Asia. The deadline for this application is 5pm, February 28,...
This Project Smile project was designed for young women aged 15-21 to help them discover new horizons for their future life. It’s been a true pleasure to make this project happen. Why?
Initially, when I...
On January 29th, IREX Azerbaijan, U.S. Embassy and ACCELS organized an Alumni Speed Networking Event with the participation of over 80 alumni of U.S. Government -funded exchange programs. The event, organized at ADAUniversity, attracted...
New Year alumni networking event gathered around 45 Muskie and UGRAD alumni. Alumni got together to share their experience and network. Education Programs Officer Samira Rasulova opened the event with the introduction of the grant activities and alumni projects...
The IREX success story placed in the USAID site on Aziz Karimli, a young photographer from Azerbaijan, who managed to develop a compelling multimedia website of his own using free of charge social media tools...