No poverty

Nakhchivan State University (NSU) is committed not only to excellence in education but also to addressing the basic needs of its students and enhancing their well-being. During holidays and special occasions, the university implements special programs to provide students with food supplies, particularly benefiting foreign students and those from various regions of Azerbaijan. This initiative aims to ensure the safety and comfort of students from diverse backgrounds, fostering an environment where their needs are acknowledged and appreciated by the university administration and student community. With a total of 3000 individuals involved in these activities from the university, this reflects not only the solidarity within the campus but also echoes a broader societal commitment to combating poverty.

NSU strives to eradicate poverty in all its forms everywhere. In line with this goal, the university contributes in the following ways to provide students with access to basic needs, resources, and opportunities to enhance their quality of life: The university endeavors to raise awareness about poverty-related issues through research, education, and community engagement. This serves as a platform for students and the community to understand the root causes and impact of poverty. Research conducted aids in a better understanding of poverty dynamics and facilitates the development of innovative solutions to address poverty-related challenges.

Quality education and skills development are instrumental in empowering individuals to break free from the cycle of poverty. NSU has developed courses aimed at equipping students with the knowledge and skills necessary to access better employment opportunities. Furthermore, the university engages in community outreach and social responsibility initiatives to support marginalized communities. These efforts include providing scholarships, mentorship programs, and resources to enable economically disadvantaged students to pursue higher education. Like many educational institutions, NSU contributes to SDG 1 by educating and empowering individuals, conducting research, and fostering awareness about the importance of addressing poverty to enhance overall societal well-being. This underscores the necessity of addressing poverty to uplift communities and build a more sustainable future.