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#MeToo: alarming levels of sexual abuse and violence found in parliaments

A new study by the Inter-Parliamentary Union and the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe shows that acts of sexism, abuse and violence against women are widespread in parliaments across Europe. More

Launch of the IPU-PACE study on Sexism against women in parliaments

Liliane Maury Pasquier will participate on 16 October in Geneva in the launch of the IPU-PACE study on “Sexism, harassment and violence against women in parliaments”, alongside the President of the IPU. More

PACE President welcomes the release of Turkish MP Enis Berberoglu due to parliamentary immunity

Liliane Maury Pasquier (Switzerland, SOC) Liliane Maury Pasquier, President of the Parliamentary Assembly, has welcomed the decision of the Turkish Supreme Court of Cassation to release newly re-elected MP Enis Berberoglu, from the main opposition party. More

President welcomes the strategic vision of the Second Eurasian Women’s Forum

In her opening speech to the Second Eurasian Women’s Forum in St Petersburg, PACE President Liliane Maury Pasquier has welcomed the Forum’s “strategic vision” and its “vision for the future”. More

President to address the Second Eurasian Women’s Forum in Saint Petersburg

Liliane Maury Pasquier, President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), will address the opening of the Second Eurasian Women’s Forum in Saint Petersburg on 20-21 September. More

Democracy Day: new challenges in an increasingly digital world

"Democracy and political life are facing new challenges in an increasingly digital world", said Liliane Maury Pasquier, PACE President, on the occasion of the International Day of Democracy. More