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Roscongress Foundation and Interparliamentary Assembly of Member Nations of the Commonwealth of Independent States Council Secretariat agreed on cooperation

8 July 2020
Фонд Росконгресс и Секретариат Совета Межпарламентской Ассамблеи государств – участников СНГ договорились о сотрудничестве

The goal of the official agreement between the Roscongress Foundation and the Interparliamentary Assembly of Member Nations of the Commonwealth of Independent States (IPA CIS) Council Secretariat is to jointly hold international events in St. Petersburg.

The Interparliamentary Assembly and the Roscongress Foundation already have extensive experience in fruitful cooperation and organization of major events, including the 137th Interparliamentary Union Assembly in 2017 and the Second Eurasian Women’s Forum in 2018.

«The agreement with the IPA CIS Council Secretariat is a predictable next step. We have successfully worked on projects for a while, and we are looking forward to the new joint events in St. Petersburg,» said Chairman and CEO of the Roscongress Foundation Alexander Stuglev.

«The IPA CIS headquarters is housed in the Tauride Palace, an outstanding architectural, garden art, historic and cultural landmark. It has gained a reputation of an excellent venue for events of the highest international level, including the St. Petersburg Economic Forum, 36th session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee, 23rd session of the UNWTO General Assembly, Forum of Russian and Belarusian Regions and many others. The agreement with the Roscongress Foundation opens up great opportunities for the development of these activities for both parties,» noted Dmitriy Kobitskiy, Secretary General — Head of the IPA CIS Council Secretariat.