On October 1, it is a 100-year anniversary of Ali Ibrahimov, who worked in various leading positions, and made contributions to socio-economic development of the republic with his rich management experience, organizational capabilities and efficient performance. A scientific-theoretical Conference was held in accordance with a Resolution on “Holding Ali Ibrahimov’s 100-year Anniversary” issued by H.E. Ilham Aliyev, the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan jointly organized by Ministry of Economic Development and Public Administration Academy under subordination of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Before the event, conference participants visited The Alley of Honored to pay a tribute to graves of National Leader Heydar Aliyev and a renowned public figure Ali Ibrahimov laying flowers at their monuments respectfully. The Conference participants have also visited to pay a tribute to academician Zarifa Aliyeva, a renowned ophthalmologist scientist laying flowers on her grave.
The conference participants attended a photo exhibition devoted to Ali Ibrahimov’s life and performance who had unmatched services in socio-economic development of Azerbaijan in the hall of the Public Administration Academy.
Later, a Conference on Ali Ibrahimov’s 100-year anniversary commenced its work. Addressing the conference, Mr. Niyazi Safarov, Deputy minister of economic development noted that Azerbaijan economy had been developing dynamically becoming a leading state and an economic and cultural center of Southern Caucasus, and emphasized that the foundations of these achievements were laid down by National Leader of our people, Heydar Aliyev in the 60s of the XX century. It was noted that a special place belongs also to Ali Ibrahimov among those who played an important role in implementing a comprehensive development strategy of the country at that period. As such, Ali Ibrahimov took a close part in implementation of large-scale construction works and actions aimed at a comprehensive development of the country, and had been Heydar Aliyev’s close associate. Ali Ibrahimov, who had been appointed a Chairman of Soviet of Ministers of Azerbaijan SSR based on a recommendation by Heydar Aliyev, then the first secretary of the CC of CP of Azerbaijan, made a great effort at development of industry, agriculture, construction, transport, culture and other spheres of our country in 1970-81. Deputy Minister Niyazi Safarov emphasized that the Resolution signed by the head of state on “holding Ali Ibrahimov’s 100-year anniversary” is a token of respect and high appreciation extended to a memory of a renowned public figure.
In his address, academician Urkhan Alakbarov, a rector of the Public Administration Academy under subordination of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan spoke extensively about important works done by Ali Ibrahimov in 70s-80s of the XX century for the sake of development of Azerbaijan.
Later, academician Ismayil Ibrahimov, chairman of State Children Foundation, academician Ziyad Samadzade, chairman of the permanent commission of the Milli Majlis on economic policy, Mr. Ali Nuriyev, a correspondent member of Academy, a Director of the Institute on “Regional Economic and Social Research” of the Public Administration Academy and others spoke about a renowned public figure – Ali Ibrahimov’s life and activities, and shared their memories with Ali Ibrahimov.
Speaking on behalf of Ali Ibrahimov’s family, prof. Farhad Badalbayli, a rector of Baku Musical Academy expressed their thanks for the respect shown to the memory of Ali Ibrahimov.
Also as a part of the Conference, a film was demonstrated on Ali Ibrahimov’s life and activities.
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