Issues related to the preparation and holding of the Interparliamentary Forum of Central Asia and the Russian Federation in Ashgabat in May 2022 were discussed today by telephone by President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and Chairman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Valentina Matvienko. This was reported by the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan.
During the conversation, Berdimuhamedov proposed to hold a meeting of the Dialogue of Women of Central Asia and Russia in Ashgabat at the same time.
It was emphasized that the format of the Women's Dialogue has a great future at the UN level as a platform for interaction in world politics. In this regard, the interlocutors noted the expediency of preparing a special resolution of the UN General
Assembly, which would emphasize the importance of the Dialogue in increasing the activity of women in state and international activities.
At the end of the conversation, Berdimuhamedov and Matvienko exchanged congratulations on the upcoming New Year, wishes of health and great success in their work.