Family values are deep-rooted in Azerbaijan, and have been passed down from generation to generation since time immemorial. Care of youngsters, and respect for the elderly are cherished traditions in our country.
Vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva visited Children’s Home No.2 in Surakhany district.
First, Leyla Aliyeva became familiarized with the conditions created on the sports ground of the children’s home.
The sports ground was built following the Heydar Aliyev Foundation’s initiative and with support from the Chinese Embassy in Azerbaijan. Various sports facilities were installed here, with football and basketball pitches being recreated. The backyard has been renovated.
Then, Leyla Aliyeva met with inhabitants, and talked with them.
Leyla Aliyeva watched an artistic composition dedicated to the Khojaly genocide.
Participating in the event, Chinese ambassador to Azerbaijan Mr. Wei Jinghua said children, in particular, children from low-income families and those in need of special care, have been enjoying high attention both in his country and Azerbaijan.
The ambassador wished the children happy life, to grow up as strong and healthy citizens, become skilful persons, and contribute in future to the Chinese-Azerbaijani friendship.
Leyla Aliyeva and other guests became familiarized with the exhibition of art works of inhabitants of the children’s home dedicated to the 27th anniversary of the Khojaly genocide. Children gave information about their works.