Astghik Karapetyan met with MEP Marina Kaljurand

Astghik Karapetyan, president of the Point 33 informative advocacy NGO, met with Marina Kaljurand, an Estonian member of the European Parliament, during her visit to Brussels on March 7.

During the private meeting, there was a discussion about protecting women’s and children’s rights in Armenia, women’s political representation, and family-friendly policies.

There was a reference to the problems of the Armenians who were forcibly displaced from Artsakh and moved to the Republic of Armenia in September of the previous year, particularly the problems of women and children and the issues of the protection of their rights.

They discussed questions regarding the relations between the EU and Armenia and EU instruments aimed at protecting human rights.

During the visit, Astghik Karapetyan also met with other high-ranking EU officials.