The Fifth Global Conference of Young Parliamentarians

The Fifth Global Conference of Young Parliamentarians
14 - 15 Dec 2018 - Baku, Azerbaijan

Promoting sustainability, protecting the interests of future generations

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Thursday, 13 December 2018
  • 10:00 - 20:00
    Registration of delegates (Fairmont Baku Hotel)
Friday, 14 December 2018
  • 08:00 - 18:00
    Registration of delegates
  • 08:45 - 09:30
    Visit to Alley of Martyrs Departure for the Alley of Martyrs at 08:45.
  • 10:00 - 11:00
    Opening session Opening remarks: Mr. Ogtay S. Asadov, Chairman, National Assembly, Azerbaijan; Ms. Gabriela Cuevas Barron, President, IPU; Ms. Mourine Osoru, President, IPU Forum of Young Parliamentarians. Keynote address: Mr. Azad Rahimov, Minister of Youth and Sports, Azerbaijan.
  • 11:00 - 11:15
    Group photo
  • 11:15 - 11:30
    Coffee break
  • 11:30 - 13:00
    Session 1 – Protecting our planet for the future: The role of youth in environmental protection
  • 13:00 - 14:30
    Luncheon (hosted by the Parliament of Azerbaijan)
  • 14:30 - 16:30
    Session 2 – Changing the paradigm: Sustainable consumption and production for future generations
  • 16:30 - 16:45
    Coffee break
  • 16:45 - 18:30
    Session 3 – Empowering our future: Education fit for tomorrow
  • 19:30 -
    Reception hosted by the Parliament of Azerbaijan Departure for Buta Palace at 18:30.
    Buta Palace
Saturday, 15 December 2018
  • 08:30 - 18:00
    Registration of delegates
  • 09:00 - 10:45
    Session 3 (cont.) – Empowering our future: The jobs of tomorrow
  • 10:45 - 11:00
    Coffee break
  • 11:00 - 12:45
    Session 4 - Parliamentary actions for future generations
  • 12:45 - 14:30
    Luncheon hosted by the IPU
  • 14:30 - 16:15
    Youth in Parliament 2018 – Launch of the 2018 IPU Report on youth participation in national parliaments
  • 16:15 - 16:30
    Coffee break
  • 16:30 - 17:30
    Closing session: Presentation and adoption of the Outcome Document; Closing speeches
Sunday, 16 December 2018
  • 10:30 -
    Cultural activities hosted by the National Assembly of Azerbaijan Departure from the lobby of the Fairmont Hotel