Meeting of Mr. Asaf Hajiyev, PABSEC Secretary General, with Mr. Martin Chungong, Secretary General of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), Geneva, 8 May 2017
On 8 May 2017, Mr. Asaf Hajiyev, PABSEC Secretary General, paid a working visit to Mr. Martin Chungong, Secretary General of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), at the IPU Headquarters in Geneva.
Mr. Chungong and Mr. Hajiyev discussed the current and future perspectives of the two Assemblies and the strenghtening of the relations between the PABSEC and the IPU. The main challenges concerning the various political, economic and social aspects of the Black Sea Region and its importance in the world, were also important topics for discussions between the parties.
The two sides also discussed the issues of the joint cooperation aiming at granting the PABSEC, Associate Member Status to the IPU, and expressed their willingness to work in this direction.
Ambassador Anda Filip, Director for Member Parliaments and External Relations at the Inter-Parliamentary Union, also participated in the meeting.