Face to Face with Future Generation the 6th National Essay Contest is a joint project of the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (www.mincom.gov.az),the State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs of Azerbaijan Republic (www.scfwca.gov.az), the Ministry of Education of Azerbaijan (www.edu.gov.az), The Ministry of Youth and Sports of Azerbaijan Republic (www.mys.gov.az) initiated by the Azerbaijan Future Studies Society (www.futurestudies.az) .
Azerbaijan Future Studies Society is the Azerbaijan Node of Millennium Project.
Face to Face with Future Generation national essay contest is held for high school students and students of universities (bachelor). Contestants write about one of the 15 Global Challenges of the Millennium Project. The Global Millennium Prize (www.globalmillenniumprize.org) is first held by local Nodes at the national level. National winners then move forwarded to compete in the international contest.
The Goals of the Contest:
- Azerbaijan youth growing up in the age of globalization should understand that different processes in the world are interconnected and impact their future.
- To understand and adapt to the new realities created by political, economic, demographic, ecological, technological and other changes.
- To understand the opportunities as information technologys impact on life continues to increase.
- To educate young people in the age of globalization to develop a strong, conflict-free future.