Remediation of the Boyukshor lake
In December 23, 2013, a conference was hold about State Program of the total fulfillments on Baku city and its districts’ social-economic progress in 2011-2013 under the chairmanship of IlhamAliev, the President of Azerbaijan Republic.
Caspian sea protection policy
The Decree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated September 28, 2006, No. 1697, "On the improvement of the ecological situation in the Republic of Azerbaijan for 2006-2010, the Baku Bay, Bibi Heybat, H., directed to the restoration of the current state of the environment coming from the Comprehensive Action Plan. For the purpose of improvement of waste management in Baku and Sumgayit cities, in accordance with the scheme to improve the ecological condition of polluted territories, surrounding areas of the International Airport named after Aliyev, Lake Absheron peninsula, oil-contaminated soils, underpassed areas and other industrial wastes, Under the President's instruction, the allocation of funds is time-consuming the solution has been realized.
Applying of Information Technologies and Modern Methods to Hydrometeorology
To investigate sea water temperature fluctuations, the water temperature has been measured form the surface to 480-490 m of depth. Temperature samples were taken from four points located in a 20 m from each other. All the sample points are located in Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea, from four points from surface to bottom for each 20 m distance in the part of Azerbaijan sector of the Caspian Sea. Offshore measurements include the coldest month (March) of the year.
SDG voluntary review
This is a voluntary review of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the first steps in the implementation of the “Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development” Drafted for submission to the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development. This review reflects on initial conditions and work progress in achieving SDGs, including SDG 14 (Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development) in Azerbaijan Republic as well as the achievements on MDGs, consistency of sustainable development issues with the country's development agenda, main challenges, current hurdles and future steps.