On February 2, an event dedicated to Youth Day was held at the Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnologies of RA MSE. General director of the institute, vice-president of ANAS Irada Huseynova opened the event and congratulated the youth on the occasion of the holiday. The academician noted that as a result of the youth policy, which was founded by National Leader Heydar Aliyev and successfully developed today under the leadership of the country's president, Ilham Aliyev, as a result of the attention and care of our state to the youth, young people with intellectual and national thinking are formed in Azerbaijan, and they play an important role in the social and political life of the country. She spoke about the measures taken in the country to attract young people to science, and the state programs adopted for the youth to study in foreign countries. Academician Irada Huseynova noted that currently, the institute's young specialists are studying in the "State Program for Increasing the International Competitiveness of the Higher Education System in the Republic of Azerbaijan", the joint doctoral program announced on the basis of the cooperation agreement signed between ANAS and the University of Montpellier in France, and within the framework of the PhD scholarship program of the Islamic Development Bank, they receive doctoral studies at the world's leading universities - Oxford University of Great Britain, Montpellier University of France, Ghent University of the Kingdom of Belgium, Grenoble Polytechnic Institute of the French Republic, and Bilecik Sheikh Edebali University of the Republic of Turkey. Fidan Huseynova, a junior researcher at the Proteomics Laboratory among the young people who studied abroad, returned to Azerbaijan after successfully defending her doctoral thesis in biology at Montpellier University. The academician expressed her belief that such young people will contribute to the future development of Azerbaijani science as highly qualified specialists.
Then Ibrahim Azizov, chairman of the Veterans' Council of IMBB, corresponding member of ANAS, chairman of the Council of Young Scientists and Specialists (CYSS) of ANAS, doctor of philosophy in Chemistry Elmir Babayev, deputy chairman Shafa Aliyeva, chairman of CYSS of IMBB Nargiz Bayramova, chairman of the CYSS of the Institute of Mathematics and Mechanics Parviz Museyibli made a speech and emphasized that the youth are always treated with great attention and care in our country, special importance is given to the measures implemented in the direction of solving their problems, youth policy is one of the most important directions of the activity of the independent state of Azerbaijan.
At the end of the event, academician Irada Huseynova presented certificates to young people who actively participated in the scientific and social life of IMBB. Huseynova Fidan was awarded the Young Scientist of the Year nomination, Bayramova Nargiz as the Young Researcher of the Year, Ismayilova Gunay as the Young Teacher of the Year, Aliyeva Khayala and Yusifova Gunel were awarded the Master's Student of the Year nomination, PhD, Associate Professor Gurbanova Ulduz was awarded as the Active Young Person of the Year. The event continued with a tea party.