The state youth policy is the system of measures aiming at the establishment of legal, socioeconomic and sociopolitical conditions by the state for the provision of the comprehensive development of the youth and their active participation in the public life.

Firmly linked to socioeconomic, scientific and cultural development of the country multilateral development of the youth is one of necessary terms of durability to the global circumstances and national security.

Main means of development of the youth is assurance of participation of the youth in the socioeconomic, sociopolitical and cultural life of the society.

Developed for realization of these goals and principles the state youth policy is reflected in respective legal documents and carried out by governmental structures.

Realization of the state youth policy in Azerbaijan has been assigned to the Ministry of Youth and Sport as the major state body responsible for it.