May 19, 2005

Mehriban Aliyeva visited the children educative enterprises in Ganja and Goranboy

Care about the orphan children, as well deprived of parental care, intellectually and physically impaired, reconstruction of boarding schools and other special schools they are trained in level of modern requirements is one of priority directions in activity of Foundation named after nationwide leader of Azerbaijani people Heydar Aliyev. President of Foundation, Goodwill Ambassador of UNESCO Mehriban Aliyeva herself pays special attention to these works and always controls implementation of respective actions. In frame of visit of Azerbaijani President to Ganja and Gornaboy, Mrs Aliyeva found a chance and attended educative schools. Her sudden visit to children`s home of Ministry of Public Health in Ganja caused deep joy of both children and educators.

Discipline and service to infants in newly repaired building left pleasant impression. Therefore Mrs Aliyeva took interest in problems, said resources of Foundation would be used to meet all the needs of children`s home where mostly abandoned children are trained. President of Foundation had sent gifts to the children of this home before arriving in Ganja.


At children`s home of Education Ministry in Ganja 109 children aged 3-15 are trained. Repair works have been carried out here and discipline created.

Taking interest in education and nutrition regime of children, Foundation`s President was informed that there is no difficulty at educative center.

Mehriban Aliyeva was taken photograph with children, said she will regularly take interest in this educative center as well.


Mrs Aliyeva was welcomed as a native one at boarding school named after Rasul Atakishiyev in Goranboy. During familiarization with school President of Heydar Aliyev Foundation was informed that this educative center was fundamentally repaired last year due to funds of Union of Europe, new dining-room constructed. Mrs Aliyeva walked the classrooms, saw class process, took interest in nutrition of children. Expressing her satisfaction of the circumstance here, Mehriban Aliyeva promised to present the school computer sets.