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

Read the outcome document
Go to detailed programme
Watch videos of the opening session and video message from panellists
Go to the photographs

Thursday, 13 December 2018
  • 10:00 - 20:00
    Registration of delegates (Fairmont Baku Hotel)
Friday, 14 December 2018
  • 08:45 - 09:30
    Visit to Alley of Martyrs Departure for the Alley of Martyrs at 08:45.
  • 09:30 - 18:00
    Registration of delegates
  • 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