On November 25-26, in the Tavricheskiy Palace of Saint Petersburg the delegation led by the President of the Armenian National Assembly Alen Simonyan participated in the Conference ‘Universal Health Coverage for Inclusive and Sustainable Development Goals’ held by the Speaker of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the Chairperson of the IPA CIS Council Valentina Matvienko.
The changes of multi character in a number of fields due to the COVID-19 pandemic were put for discussion with the participation of the heads of the parliaments of the CIS Member States, the representatives of the international organizations and the experts of the health sphere. The participants had a talk over the international and local legislation regulating the public health care because of the pandemic.
In parallel with the conference, the meetings of the Permanent Commission on Social Policy and Human Rights took place. The parliamentarians discussed the perspective directions of mapping of the steps regarding the model bills in the given spheres.
The meeting of the IPA CIS Council followed the Conference.