Studies of the nation building philosophy and Azerbaijanhood ideology of Heydar Aliyev,the national leader of the Azerbaijani peopleResearch and promotion of Heydar Aliyev’s heritage.Implementation of projects for the development of science, education, health, sports, culture and economy. Presentation and promotion of Azerbaijan’s history and culture, the Azerbaijani language and national values-throughout the world. Promotion of the world cultural heritage and accomplishments of various civilizations in Azerbaijan. The organization of local,regional and international conferences, symposiums and other events. In the meantime, the Heydar Aliyev Center cooperates with similar international institutions involved in a broad array of projects in science, education, culture, sports, ecology and other fields. The Center is already recognized as a venue for international conferences, forums and exhibitions.