Innovation and Digital Development Agency public legal entity
According to the Decree of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev “On some measures to improve governance in the field of digitalization, innovation, high technologies and communications in the Republic of Azerbaijan” dated October 11, 2021, a public legal entity Innovation and Digital Development Agency was established under the Ministry of Digital Development and Transport.
The Agency was established through the reorganization and in the form of a merger of the National Nuclear Research Center CJSC, public legal entity Innovation Agency and High Technologies Research Center under the Ministry.
Public legal entity Innovation and Digital Development Agency:
Provides organization, coordination, implementation (including control and regulation) of activities in the field of digital transformation;
Carries out extensive measures, scientific, scientific and technical, innovative activities and relevant experiences in the field of high technologies, nuclear sciences, nuclear technologies and nuclear energetics;
Provides assistance to individuals and legal entities in the acquisition of modern technologies and technological solutions, encourages innovative research and innovative projects (including startups), promotes innovative initiative, providing them with financial support.