Solid Waste Management in Azerbaijan National Strategy for improvement discussed

A scientific seminar dedicated to the implementation of “National Strategy for improving solid waste management in Azerbaijan” with the organizational support of the Department of “Physics and ecology” was held at the Engineering Faculty of Mingachevir State University.                                  The rector of Mingachevir State University Akif Hajiyev, deputy head of Mingachevir City executive power Mahluga Javadova, chairman of the commission on local ecological issues Sahib Huseynov, Regional Ecology and Natural Resources Department No. 8 of Mingachevir city, director Garib Abdullayev, deputy head of Mingachevir City Greening and Sanitation Department Tahir Abdullayev, Gunel Aliyeva, the leading advisor of the “sector of regulation of Environmental use and analysis of waste management” of the Regional ecology and Natural Resources Department No. 8 of Mingachevir city MENR and representatives of the academic and student staff of Mingachevir State University attended the event.

Rector Akif Hajiyev noted that “National Strategy on improvement of Solid Waste Management in the Republic of Azerbaijan for 2018-2022” was approved by the relevant order of the president of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on November 1, 2018. At the first stage, appropriate measures aimed at taking concrete steps and achieving positive results were determined for the successful implementation of this National Strategy, which will cover 5 years. Exactly the issues from this order must be discussed by the participants of the seminar.

Then the dean of the Faculty of Engineering, p.h.d., dos. Vugar Mustafayev on” Solid Waste Management – a strategic issue for the state of Azerbaijan", G.the f.d., dos. Adil Aslanov on "ways of reducing Solid Waste", Sector Manager of regional ecology and Natural Resources Department No. 8 of Mingachevir city MENR director Garib Abdullayev on "Importance of Utilizosiya and transmission waste points", f.d., dos. Parvana Safarova on "waste second life", f.the f.d., head teacher Rayiha Agayeva made a speech on” ecological consequences of human activity “and master Gulmira Mammadova on” Technology of Solid Waste Processing".

At the seminar, under the leadership of Associate Professor of the Department “Physics and ecology” of the Engineering Faculty of Mingachevir State University, PhD in chemistry Parvana Safarova, the students of the University were shown handicrafts with the motto “Second life for waste”.