Strasburg to Host 7th Session of EU-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Co-operation Committee

Politics Materials 12 December 2006 11:03 (UTC +04:00)

The 7th session of the European Union- Azerbaijan Parliamentary Co-operation Committee will be held in Strasbourg from 13 to 14 December. The Azerbaijani parliamentary delegation led by the Deputy Speaker of Milli Majlis [Parliament], as well as the Chairman of the Permanent Parliamentary Commission on Natural Resources, Energy & Ecology, Valeh Alasgarov, will be in attendance. The delegation includes the Deputy Chairman of Parliamentary Commissions, Rovshan Rzayev, Azer Amiraslanov, MPs Guler Ahmadova, Jale Aliyeva, Cingiz Asadullayev Rauf Aliyev, Ulvi Guliyev and Fuad Muradov.

The meeting will center on the partnership between the organization and Azerbaijan, as well as co-operation in the economic, social, agriculture and environmental protection sectors, the political situation, human rights, freedom of speech and the media in the Country, steps taken for democratic development and the Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh.

The Azerbaijani Deputy Speaker will deliver a report on the results of the organization held in 2005.