The Republic of Azerbaijan and the City of Baku have not only guaranteed their support but have already started taking action for Baku 2016. A sustainable concept will guarantee effective development of the sports facilities within the country of Azerbaijan and is targeted to make the sports infrastructure one of the most modern in the world. The National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan (AzNOC) has already built Olympic training centres in 12 communities across the Republic of Azerbaijan. Another 23 are planned.