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THE DAY OF SCIENCE WAS CELEBRATED IN THE INSTITUTE OF GEOGRAPHY.


March 28, 2019

An enlarged meeting of the Scientific Council was held at the ANAS Institute of Geography named after academician H.Aliyev related to the Day of Science.

Academician-Secretary of the Division of Earth Sciences, Academician Fakhraddin Gadirov and students of the BSU Faculty of Geography attended the event.

Academician F. Gadirov congratulated on the Day of Science the Institutes employees and all geographers. The scientist highly appreciated the activities achievements of scientists, and wished great success for future work. F. Gadirov noted that in Azerbaijan the Day of Science is celebrated for the first time.

Then the Deputy Director in science, associate professor Maharram Hasanov made a report on “The current state, prospects and priorities of geographical science in Azerbaijan”. The scientist said that in the near future it is necessary to develop scientific theoretical and practical bases of landscape planning, study the biodiversity of mountain and lowland landscapes under strong anthropogenic pressure, and establish the basis for their optimization.

Academician F. Gadirov suggested the cooperation between the Institute of Geography and the Division of Earth Sciences to develop research priority. The scientist also advised to use the scientific sites and to publish the articles abroad.

In conclusion, the participants got acquainted with the exhibition, organized on the occasion of the Day of Science.