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European Parliament to host ‘Afghan Women Days’

The European Union Parliament plans to host a series of events on Tuesday and Wednesday to highlight the situation faced by women in Afghanistan.
Parliament’s “Afghan Women Days” will kick off with a high-level conference on 1 February.
This event will bring together MEPs, prominent Afghan women who were finalists for Parliament’s 2021 Sakharov Prize, Commission and United Nations representatives as well as representatives of other international organisations, to address and cast light on the situation for women in Afghanistan.
According to a statement issued by the EU Parliament, the conference will feature Parliament President Roberta Metsola, former Afghan Minister of Women’s Affairs Sima Samar, Angelina Jolie, Special Envoy to the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR – recorded message), among others.The post European Parliament to host ‘Afghan Women Days’ first appeared on Ariana News.

Source: Ariana News

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