On April 5, 2017 Amcham Azerbaijan organized the first ever in Azerbaijan CSR Implementing Partners Night, where business circles and non-profit organizations came together. The reception took place in Landmark Hotel, the Top on 22nd floor, where the guests had a unique chance to enjoy breath-taking 360° view of Baku and Caspian Sea.
One of the main purposes of the event was to create platform for businesses and non-profits to discuss opportunities for implementation of various CSR related projects and be “partners-in-mission” in a time of crises – budget cut. Another goal at this event was discussion various joint projects to synergy efforts for the future development of the country
Natavan Mammadova, Executive Director of AmCham Azerbaijan welcomed the guests and noted that this event is a great platform for companies and businesses to come together with implementing partners and civil societies and discuss new opportunities, create outstanding projects for sustainable development of our society.
Later, Ms.Mammadova passed the floor to Ms. Aynura Piriyeva, Chairperson of AmCham CSR Committee. She welcomed everybody and gave brief information about CSR Committee and its activities. Ms.Piriyeva introduced Ms.Ayten Eynalova from “Birge ve Saglam” Association, also there was a special table with dolls which were prepared by parents and children with autism syndrome.
Moreover, Ms. Piriyeva invited Mr. Orkhan Rajabov, Deputy Chairman of CSR Committee, who delivered presentation and gave background information on CSR Excellence Award in 2014 and 2015, projects and jury.
The event was followed by networking, music and delicious snacks.