August 3, 2017

Inhabitants of Baku’s children homes take a trip to Moscow with support from the Heydar Aliyev Foundation

A summer holiday program was organized for a group of inhabitants of Baku’s children homes No. 1, 2 and 3 in Moscow with support from the Heydar Aliyev Foundation.


Children and juveniles from Baku aging 8 to 13, who were guests of “Our Home” Family Education Support Centre during the trip, which continued from July 26 to August 3, visited various sightseeing of Moscow, participating in different recreation and entertainment programs.


Having visited the Moscow Zoo, children made themselves acquainted with one of the oldest animal zoos of Europe. Inhabitants of Baku’s children homes have taken a visit also to “Poklonnaya Gora”. Visitors were given information about the history of the park.


Visiting the “Moscow City” Complex’s observation ground, the school children could see the beautiful view of the capital.


The visit to the Red Square and Alexander Garden have made a nice impression on the children. Little guests took also a river journey. The show of sea animals in Moskvarium, the main oceanarium, aroused great interest in children.


Each trip, which has been accompanied by interesting and detailed information about the historical and contemporary tourism sites, made the children experience pleasant moments.


Tasting dishes of the Russian cuisine in a picnic arranged by “Our Home” Centre, children prepared also pilaf, dolma, gutab and other delicious dishes of our national cuisine in “The Evening of Azerbaijani Cuisine”.


Expressing their delight in the interesting cultural and entertaining programme, children thanked the Heydar Aliyev Foundation for the organization of the trip and “Our Home” Centre for the show of great hospitality.


The roles of President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva and Vice-president of the Foundation Leyla Aliyeva in the education of inhabitants of children homes in Azerbaijan and taking care thereof like in a family have been underscored specially. It was noted that the Foundation has always taken care of children homes, attaching special importance to education of the children deprived of parental care, and organization of their leisure.


And the program arranged this time by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation in Moscow gave a chance to children to have a nice holiday, increase their view of the world, and gain new friends.