The Director of the CIPDH-UNESCO, Fernanda Gil Lozano, held a meeting today with Gastón Harispe, President of the Citizenship and Human Rights Commission of the Mercosur Parliament (Parlasur) at San Martín Palace, headquarters of the Argentine Chancellery.

Both officials signed a Letter of Commitment to develop a joint communication, training and research projects and activities.

Together with their teams, both organizations will work in a specific way for the conformation of a regional agenda to analyze the issue of human trafficking, gender and violence.

It is a priority to articulate agreements and conventions with Parlasur to carry out joint policies on Human Rights with the member countries, in order to obtain a greater scope and substantial solutions in our region.