Conference on NATO role, in Baku
The conference is part of the events organized to mark the anniversary of 60 years since the Alliance’s inception. This conference aim is to present participants in Azerbaijan the impact the Alliance have had upon the democratic and prosperous development of its members, as well as to underlined the importance of observing the assumed commitments in the process of Azerbaijan getting closer to NATO.
On Jan. 1, 2009 Romania took over the mandate of NATO Contact Point Embassy in Azerbaijan on the period 2009 through 2010. The NATO Contact Point embassies in partner states have an important role in the relation between the Alliance and the respective state, which includes a point of support for the running of NATO activities locally, especially of those of public diplomacy, and the necessary approaches in view to secure a communication channel for NATO policies in the partner state.