It is known that this year is the 90th anniversary of the Turkish Congress. The Congress started in Baku on February 26, 1926 and continued until March 6. The participants of the "Round table" reminded many facts about the historical significance of the 1st Turkish Congress as the spectacular and influential event. They mentioned that , 131 representatives participated in the Congress, 17 meetings were held, 38 reports were made about the Turks, the Turkic language and history, ethnogenesis and ethnography, literature and culture.
TAIEX Workshop on Protecting Migrant Workers' Rights and Encouraging Integration organised in co-operation with the Institute on Human Rights of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences and European Union has been held on May 05-06, 2016.
International Conference entitled “NATO 2016 Warsaw Summit – Opportunities and Expectations” jointly organized by the Institute on Human Rights (ANAS) and the Embassy of Romania to the Republic of Azerbaijan fulfilling the diplomatic mission as NATO Contact Point Embassy in the Republic of Azerbaijan washeld in Baku, Azerbaijan
A ROUND TABLE ON THE TOPIC OF "RUSSIA-AZERBAIJAN: FROM ACCESSIBLE ENVIRONMENT TO THE INCLUSIVE SOCIETY".
On February 9, 2016 the Institute of human rights of ANAS in cooperation with the Moscow State Humanitarian and Economic University has organized a round table on the topic of "Russia-Azerbaijan: from accessible environment to the inclusive society".
PRESENTATION OF THE RESEARCH CALLED “TIES BETWEEN THE ANCIENT AKKADIAN AND TURKISH LANGUAGES AND TURKISH TRACES IN THE AKKADIAN LANGUAGE”
Scientific-practical seminar of the result of long-term research called “Ties between the ancient Akkadian and Turkish languages and Turkish traces in the Akkadian language” by Elshad Alili, research fellow of Scientific-Research Institute on Human Rights was held on January 14, 2016.
On December 24, 2015 at the Institute on Human Rights of ANAS was held the ceremony award of medal and certificate named after Prof. Rovshan Mustafayev by Rovshan Mustafayev International Fund and the Human Rights Institute of ANAS.
The joint international conference “Protection of Religious and Cultural heritage in the Caucasus” was held on December 4, 2015 by the Scientific-research Institute on Human Rights of ANAS and the State Committee on Work with the Religious Institutions. The main objective of the event was the discussions about the state of a cultural and religious monuments in the territory of the Caucasus, and the atrocities committed against these monuments so far.
The Institute on Human Rights of ANAS held a presentation of the short documentary “Armenian vandalism in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan”
The Institute on Human Rights of ANAS held a presentation of the short documentary “Armenian vandalism in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan” on July 15, 2015.
The presentation of the book entitled "Collection laws for the privileged prisoners" was held at the Institute on Human Rights.
Workshop on “Risk assessment and regulation of genetically modified products” was held in cooperation with European Union and və Scientific-Research Institute on Human Rigths of ANAS within the framework of TAIEX program of EU on April 27-28, 2015. The main objective of the workshop is to improve the legal basis in the field of GMO products and harmonization of legislation with European standards in this field, giving proposals to strengthen food security and public health in Azerbaijan.