In 2007, Eurasia Foundation set up Eurasia Partnership Foundation (EPF) as an independent organization with offices in each of the South Caucasus countries as part of its strategy to establish partner foundations throughout the region. In Azerbaijan, EPF engages citizens through programs that concentrate on improving the transparency of municipalities, supporting independent media reporting, and increasing the civic engagement of youth.
EF’s current programs in Azerbaijan include:
The Caucasus Research Resource Centers (CRRC) are a network of resource, research and training centers in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia. CRRC seeks to strengthen social science research and public policy analysis in the South Caucasus. A partnership between the Carnegie Corporation of New York, EF, EPF, and local universities, CRRC increases the accessibility of high-quality research resources and strengthens the capacity of and the collaboration between social science researchers and policy practitioners.
For information on EPF’s current programs, visit their website at Eurasia Partnership Foundation.