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The CESD Working Paper: The cost of Azerbaijan’s leaving the EITI

The CESD Working Paper: The cost of Azerbaijan’s leaving the EITI On March 9, Azerbaijan’s membership in the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) was suspended, during the 36th EITI Board Meeting held in Bogota, Colombia. Following the decision on the suspension, Shahmar Movsumov, executive director of the State Oil Fund of Azerbaijan (SOFAZ), chairman of […]

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The Center for Economic and Social Development is a leading independent economic think tank in Azerbaijan. It's mission is to promote research and analysis of socio-economic issues in order to positively influence the public policy decision-making process.

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Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands visited the CESD office

Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands visited the CESD office H.E. Mr. Onno Kervers, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of the Netherlands visited the Center for Economic & Social Development (CESD) on March 7, 2017. The new post of his excellency to Azerbaijan was the reason of his visit to CESD, in […]

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The Monthly EaP Think Bridge Report

The Monthly EaP Think Bridge Report As for political life, January is traditionally a lull month for the Eastern Partnership. However, despite of long holidays and endless days off, the beginning of the year gave a start to the processes that will be important for further developments in the region. Download the English version of […]

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Azerbaijani Oil Income in February 2017

Azerbaijani Oil Income in February 2017 The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) reports that the company exported 79,841 thousand tons of crude oil from the Russian port of Novorossiysk, 349,272 thousand tons of crude oil from the Georgian port of Supsa and 1,323 million tonnes of crude oil from the Turkish port of […]

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The Ambassador of Switzerland has visited the CESD

The Ambassador of Switzerland has visited the CESD The Center for Economic & Social Development welcomed H.E. the Ambassador of Switzerland to Azerbaijan Philipp Stalder on 22 February, 2017. This first visit of his Excellency to the think tank let the team of CESD introduce the structure of the center, mission and research papers that […]