The State Committee held an event on the occasion of International Women's Day
Speaking at the event, the Chairperson of the State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs Mrs.Bahar Muradova congratulated the women and wished them success in their future activities.
Talking about the history of this day, which is celebrated worldwide, the Chairperson added that today the issue of determining women's rights, protecting them, and achieving gender equality is on the agenda of the whole world.
Muradova said that the memory of the great leader Haydar Aliyev, as a genius who stood at the foundation of the development of independent Azerbaijan, is always remembered with respect in the face of the sacrifice he made on the way to the establishment of our independent state. She noted that during these years, his service to the people has also manifested itself in the lives of our women.
Pointing out that the tradition established by Heydar Aliyev is continued today by President Ilham Aliyev, B. Muradova added that awarding women every year with the Disposal of the head of the country inspires them for the future.
Stating that women have a special role in the development of our state, including the institutions they represent, the Chairperson of the Committee emphasized the importance of the services of female employees for the sake of statehood. It was stated that the Azerbaijani woman, who benefits from her rights of an independent state, contributes to their fulfillment and feels that she is an equal member of this process, began to feel the essence of this holiday precisely in the period of independence.
Noting that our country has passed a long path of development in every field, B. Muradova noted that women's selfless work and role in society are always greatly appreciated. She said that today the Azerbaijani woman has become a useful person for both her family and the state. In the end, a commemorative photo was taken