The Asian Institute of Diplomacy and International Affairs (AIDIA) and the Institute for Development and Diplomacy (IDD) of ADA University of Azerbaijan have officially entered into a strategic partnership through the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on November 21, 2023. This collaborative agreement marks a significant milestone in fostering cooperation and mutual development between the two esteemed institutions. The MoU outlines a comprehensive framework for collaboration, covering a wide range of areas aimed at enhancing educational and diplomatic initiatives.
ADA University is established under Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan in 2006, with the goal of nurturing individuals who serve as adept problem solvers, fostering close collaboration, and ensuring effective communication within the global community. The IDD was established in 2022 to enhance and broaden the university's objectives, emphasizing intellectual development and strategic engagement on a global scale.
AIDIA is Kathmandu based independent, non-partisan foreign policy think-tank that conducts research and analysis on domestic and international issues, and offers a platform for dialogue debate and discussion.
The MoU was signed by Mr. Sunil KC, Founder of AIDIA, and Dr. Fariz Ismailzade, Director at IDD, symbolizing a commitment to fostering international collaboration and promoting academic excellence. This partnership reflects the shared vision of both institutions to contribute significantly to the fields of development and diplomacy