Graduate Workshop: Post-Soviet Ethnic Conflicts

23. Apr. 2013

On April 20-21, 2013 the first seminar-workshop on Post-Soviet ethnic conflicts was held in Münster, Germany. Elnur Ismayilov, a PhD student at Münster University’s Political Science faculty, who greatly assisted in the organization of the seminar, welcomed the guests with an opening speech. Executive director of ASN, Ibrahim Akhmadov, informed the seminar participants about the main objectives and activities of ASN. The head of Münster Graduate School of Politics professor … more

Interview with the Oscar Prize Winner

9. Apr. 2013

About “The Swing of the Coffin Maker” Movie Describing the complicated relationship between tough father and his mentally sick son, “The Swing of the Coffin Maker” movie is gathering various awards in different film festivals. Elman Imanov, the movie director, lives and works in Cologne, but the film is made in Azerbaijan – this fact makes it particularly interesting for us. Elmar has told us what he wanted to achieve … more

Nowruz Bayram

1. Apr. 2013

Novruz Bayram, Azerbaijani national holiday dedicated to the arrival of spring, was celebrated in Cologne on March 22, 2013. Organized by ASN and AzEvents, this event was the biggest ever celebration of Novruz in Europe. More than a thousand of Azerbaijanis and people from other nationalities, interested in Azerbaijani culture, took part in this event. Famous Azerbaijani artists such as Yagub Zurufchu, Aftandil Israfilov and Saida Sultan spiced up the celebration. Watch this video on … more

Open book case

24. Mar. 2013

Are you eager to acquaint people with Azerbaijan? The only thing you have to do, is to spend a book! Azerbaijan Student Network has started the project „Public Bookcase“, in order to inform German public about Azerbaijan. In the course of this project we have initiated the campaign „One book for each family“ – „500 families – 500 books“. Azerbaijan Student Network invites you to spend books about our country, … more

Nowruz Bayrami

20. Mar. 2013

The Azerbaijan Student Network would like to express its best wishes and congratulations to Azerbaijanis and to those in the many other countries around the world on the occasion of Novruz Bayram . Novruz Bayram has been focal point of Azerbaijan culture for thousands of years. Novruz marks the arrival of spring and the New Year. We would like to wish you this New Year to bring prosperity and happiness … more

Novruz Holiday in Hannover

10. Mar. 2013

On 09.03.2013 ASN has held another holiday in Hannover Medical University. This time the event was dedicated to Novruz . Participants were represented by university’s professors, residents and Azerbaijani and German students, studying in different cities of Germany. The head of the Association of Surgeons of Germany, Professor Vogt also joined the celebration. Gulshan Ahmadli, the member of ASN, opened the event with introductory speech, giving some information on Novruz … more