House President travels to Geneva for preparatory meeting for Fifth World Conference of Speakers

President of the House of Representatives Demetris Syllouris departs on Thursday for Geneva to participate in the preparatory meeting for the Fifth World Conference of Speakers of Parliament that will take place in 2020.

A press release by the Parliament says that the meeting, that will take place in Geneva 8 and 9 of February, will be attended by Presidents of Parliaments from more than 15 countries who will discuss issues that will be included in the agenda of the World Conference.

It is noted that these conferences take place every five years and are organised in close cooperation with the UN.

Source: Cyprus News Agency