The Gorchakov Fund supported participation of the head of International Federation for Peace and Conciliation in the Conference of INGOs in Strasbourg
In accordance with the schedule of work of the Council of Europe, on June 20-25 another session of the Conference of International Non-Governmental Organizations (INGOs) enjoying participatory status with the Council of Europe will be held in Strasbourg within the framework of the ordinary sessions of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe. The Gorchakov Fund provided support to participation of President of International Federation for Peace and Conciliation and member of the Advisory Board of the Gorchakov Fund Victor Kamyshanov.
The summer session of the Conference of INGOs will focus not only on the issues of the traditional agenda, but will also include debates on topics of utmost importance for the civil society, which have been arranged by the Conference of INGOs of the Council of Europe on the following issues: “Attitude to migrants, refugees and the role of non-governmental organizations in protection of their rights. From results to actions”; “Religion – an institute of emancipation of women? Victories and failures”.
International Federation for Peace and Conciliation has been participating in the session since 2003.