Presentation ceremony of Council of Europe’s Action Plan on Azerbaijan for 2014-2016 held

Baku: Presentation ceremony of the Council of Europe’s Action Plan on Azerbaijan for 2014-2016 has been held in Baku.

APA reports quoting press service of the Ministry of Justice, the ceremony was attended by Minister of Justice Fikrat Mammadov, Secretary General of the Council of Europe Turborn Jagland, officials of the state bodies responsible for Action Plan, Azerbaijani Human Rights Commissioner (Ombudsman) and others.

Minister of Justice F. Mammadov and Secretary General Turborn Jagland made a speech of welcome at the opening of the event. Thereafter, various directions of the Action Plan have been presented and discussed. Human Rights Commissioner Elmira Suleymanova, head of the Azerbaijani delegation to PACE Samad Seyidov, head of EU Delegation to Azerbaijan Malena Mard, MPs, representatives of NGOs made speech about significance of the plan, fulfillment of obligations undertaken by Azerbaijan before Council of Europe, special attention by the state to providing human rights, development of civil society.

The participants have been presented texts of the Council of Europe’s Action Plan on Azerbaijan for 2014-2016 in Azerbaijani and English.

SOURCE: AZERI PRESS NEWS AGENCY

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