The Third Eurasian Women’s Forum ‘Women: A Global Mission in a New Reality’, organized by the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, took place in Saint-Petersburg on 13-15 October 2021.
The plenary session of the forum was opened by the Chairman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, Valentina Matvienko. The President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin welcomed the participants.
During the plenary session ‘The Women’s Mission to Shape a New Agenda for Peace and Trust’, reports were made by the Secretary General of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe Despina Chatzivassiliou-Tsovilis, Commissioner for Human Rights of the Russian Federation, Tatiana Moskalkova and other prominent international and public figures.
Among the main participants of the Forum were members of parliament, executive officials, delegates from international organizations, global corporations, business circles, scientific community, non-governmental organizations and charity projects, outstanding representatives of international women’s movement.
At the invitation of the forum organizers, the Deputy Head of the Programme Office of the Council of Europe in the Russian Federation took part in the discussions.
For more information about the program of the event and participants, please follow the official website link: https://2021.eawf.ru/