Leyla Aliyeva attends ceremony to plant fruit trees for low income families

Fri 07 April 2017 16:37 GMT | 20:37 Local Time

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The ‘Regional Development’ Public Union, IDEA Public Union, Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources, and UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have announced the launch of a joint project to establish fruit gardens for low income families.

Vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, founder and head of IDEA Public Union, FAO Goodwill Ambassador Leyla Aliyeva attended a ceremony to plant fruit trees in Azerbaijan’s Ismayilli District, Trend reports.

A total of 340 fruit trees were planted in a 1.7 hectare area allocated by Ismayilli District Executive Authority. The territory of the garden is divided among three low income families.

Similar gardens are expected to be established in other districts of the country.




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