March 2, 2005

President of Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva receives “Caspian Energy Integration Award-2005”

Goodwill Ambassador of UNESCO, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and the Foundation of Friends to Azerbaijan Culture Mehriban Aliyeva was conferred with the international "Caspian Energy Integration Award-2005" in the nomination of "Public Figure of 2004". The decision on conferment of this highest award was adopted by results of the poll of the opinions, which has been carried out by more than 100 companies and organizations included in club and representing 30 countries.

Ceremony of conferring the Award will take place in recent months in Baku. At this ceremony, also will be presented the awards of Club of the first and second degree.


The international Award has been founded in 2002. The same year, President of Azerbaijan Heydar Aliyev, President of Russia Vladimir Putin and President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev have been conferred with this Award for merits in development and integration of the countries of the basin of Caspian and Black seas. In 2003, President Heydar Aliyev has been awarded with the unique and special premium - "Political Leader of XX Century", President Nursultan Nazarbayev - the premium "Leader of Eurasia of Year", and President Ilham Aliyev - the premium "Politician of Year ".