President to address the Second Eurasian Women’s Forum in Saint Petersburg

Liliane Maury Pasquier, President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), will address the opening of the Second Eurasian Women’s Forum in Saint Petersburg on 20-21 September.

This forum, organised by the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation and the Interparliamentary Assembly of the Commonwealth of Independent States (IPA-CIS), will focus on women’s involvement in global security and sustainable development. Participants will include female members of parliament as well as representatives of governments, international organisations, business circles, the scientific community, associations and feminist movements from many countries.

On this occasion, Ms Maury Pasquier will hold several high-level bilateral meetings.

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Contact: Micaela Catalano, Head of the PACE Communication Division ; mobile +33 6 08 56 40 65, e-mail: micaela.catalano@coe.int