Azerbaijan’s First Lady, head of the Baku-2015 first European Games’ Organizing Committee Mehriban Aliyeva was conferred on the High Order - the highest award of the European Olympic Committee - by a decision of the European Olympic Committees’ Executive Committee, for her special services to the development of sports in Europe.
It is a great honor for us to present you the second issue of Baku 2015 Islamic Solidarity Games Newsletter. We hope you enjoyed the previous edition of our newsletter. We intend to make it a regular publication until the end of ISG Baku 2017 and to use it to keep you in touch with all the latest news and developments about sport infrastructure and other major sport events that take place in Azerbaijan.
It is a pleasure to present the ﬁrst issue of Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games Newsletter. The main aim of this newsletter is to introduce a new channel of communication for ISSF and its members for highlighting important sport events, meetings and other happenings that take place both in Azerbaijan and around the world. The newsletter will also enable us to brief the member NOCs about the venues, sport and cultural programs, regulations, etc. with regard to the 4th Baku Islamic Solidarity Games to take place from 12 to 23 May, 2017.