Over the past years, the Ministry of Communications and High Technologies of the Republic of Azerbaijan (MCIT) has established relations in multilateral platforms both at bilateral and regional and international levels. The ministry has established close ties with international and regional organizations, and the process of country’s recognition for entry to a group of leading countries in the sphere of ICT, telecommunications, mail as well as satellite communications has been completed.
The position of Azerbaijan has been strengthened in influential international organizations such as in the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA), the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), Universal Postal Union (UPU), the Regional Commonwealth in the field of Communication (RCC), UN Global Alliance for ICT and Development (GAID), European Union, Council of Europe, l Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO), Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC), the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), International Telecommunications Satellite Organization (ITSO), Intersputnik, World Economic Forum, Forum of Muslim Youth and dozens of other international organizations. Their visits to our country and effective meetings with the leaders of these organizations were organized. As a result of the established close and effective relationships in the international arena, Azerbaijan has strengthed its position in the world.