Parliament of Azerbaijan held hearings on combating domestic violence against women

31. märts 2008 Ms Ahmatova
Ali Huseynov, Chairman of the Milli Majlis standing commission on legal policy and state building, introduced the hearings organised in the framework of the Council of Europe campaign to Combat Domestic Violence, together with Bahar Muradova, Deputy Speaker of the Parliament.
Kristiina Ojuland, Deputy Speaker of the Estonian Parliament, provided information about the situation in her country.
The new bill on prevention of domestic violence is to be submitted soon to the Milli Majlis with the support of Gular Ahmadova, Contact MP for Azerbaijan.