Valentin Rybakov informed the participants of the national measures taken in Belarus for economic empowerment of women. The Belarusian government has approved the fifth National Action Plan for Gender Equality 2020 in order to implement the Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development with respect to gender equality.
Nurlan Nigmatulin will meet with Belarusian Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov, Chairman of the House of Representatives Vladimir Andreichenko, and Chairman of the Council of the Republic Mikhail Myasnikovich.
Michael Roth said: “The European Union should bear its responsibility for peace, stability, and democracy in entire Europe. And Belarus is one of the central countries in Eastern Europe. We have a huge number of global and international crises. They can be resolved, provided all of us work together.”
The sides discussed a broad range of matters concerning the bilateral relations. The sides confirmed their interest in further advancing trade, economic, and investment cooperation, in expanding interaction in humanitarian affairs, and in stepping up business contacts between Belarus and Israel.