IRA Peace Negotiations Team Adressed Virtual Meeting on Afghan Women’s Peace Forum
The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Peace Negotiations Team members have addressed a meeting of the Afghan Women’s Peace Forum, which was attended by women’s rights activists in cooperation with the the Rockefeller Brothers Fund (RBF).
Afghan voice agency (AVA)_The Afghan peace negotiations team in a statement said that the Afghan chief negotiator Mohammad Masoom Stanekzai, said that all generations in Afghanistan are working for their future and have achieved a lot, adding that Afghan women should not be deprived of their rights and go to the past.
#Stanikzai stated that the role of women is important not only in the field of #women’s_rights, but also in all political, economic and social fields, and to maintain their active presence alongside men in all fields.
In the meantime, Fatemeh Gilani, a member of the negotiating team, said: “We will never feel alone on behalf of the women of Afghanistan in the peace process; Rather, the values of society and the values contained in the constitution, which have always kept the voice of everyone, especially women which have also been the advocates of women’s rights.”
Pointing out that the peace process is crucial for Afghan women, Fawzia Koofi, a member of the negotiating team, also added that Afghan women are committed to bring positive change in society and the Afghan peace process and should be present and involved in this process.