EU envoy meets Afghan women activists

MONITORING (SW) – On the eve of holding a meeting titled “Assembly of Afghan Women Leaders” in Brussels, Josep Borrell, the EU foreign policy envoy, met and talked with a group of Afghan women activists.

“Substantive discussion ahead of the Afghan Women Leaders’ Forum #AWLF tomorrow, on the need to ensure an inclusive political process in #Afghanistan where women and girls have #equalopportunities and where #humanrights are respected”, he tweeted.

The meeting of Afghan women’s leaders is scheduled to be held late on Wednesday in Brussels, the capital of Belgium and the headquarters of the European Union.

Thomas Nicholson, the EU Special Representative for Afghanistan, also noted on his Twitter that he is looking forward to this meeting. According to him, some participants of this meeting will be present in a virtual way.