MINSK, 14 October (BelTA) – Chairperson of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of Belarus Natalya Kochanova met with Vice President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Pia Kauma at the headquarters of the CIS Inter-Parliamentary Assembly in St Petersburg on 14 October, BelTA learned from the press service of the upper house of Belarusian Parliament.
The head of the Council of the Republic of Belarusian Parliament is taking part in the Third Eurasian Women's Forum on 13-14 October.
The Forum is held every three years and follows the ideas of integration and development of cooperation to strengthen the role of women in achieving the goals of sustainable development and forming new approaches to solving global challenges dictated by political, economic, technological, social and environmental changes. The event brings together women parliamentarians, representatives of executive power bodies, international organizations, global corporations, the business community, academia, public organizations and charity projects, and prominent figures of the international women's movement.
The organizers of the event are the Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of Russia and the CIS Inter-Parliamentary Assembly.
Photos courtesy of the Council of the Republic