Sujata Koirala Attends the Euro-Asian Women's Forum in St.Petersberg, Russia

Sujata Koirala Attends the Euro-Asian Women's Forum in St.Petersberg, Russia

 Russia, 24 September 2015

 

On the invitation of Ms Valentina Matvienko, Chairperson of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, former DPM/ Foreign Minster Hon. Sujata Koirala attended the Eurasian Women's Forum 2015 held from 24-25 September 2015 in historic city of St.Petersberg, Russia. The forums focused on discussion in the issue of social wellbeing and sustainable development, international development to built trust and achieve progress, empowerment of women in economic context, politics and social integration. The forum was very instrumental in building and strengthening of integration across the Eurasian Economic Union, Shanghai Cooperation Organization and Commonwealth of Independent States in mainstreaming of women's role in addressing both domestic and global challenges within the Euro Asian Space and beyond. Other attendee of the forum were Ms Olga Batalina, Chairperson of the State Duma, Committee on Labour, Social Policy and Veterans affairs, Ms Natalia Kochanova, Deputy Prime Minister of Republic of Beralarus, Maria Zakharova, Russian Foreign Ministry, Ms Alla Manilow, Deputy Chairman of the National Assembly of Armenia,Ms. Neelam Khadka- Minister of Women, Children and Social Welfare of Nepal former Minister Hisila Yami  and other leaders from Eurasia.