Stella Kyriakides elected President of PACE Subcommittee on Children

Cypriot MP Stella Kyriakides, who is also the Head of the Cypriot delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), was unanimously elected on Thursday President of the Assembly’s Subcommittee on Children.

An announcement by the Cyprus House of Representatives says the Subcommittee deals with children’s’ protection and welfare in the member states of the Council of Europe, submits recommendations and organizes awareness raising seminars and campaigns, among others.

Kyriakides was not able to attend for medical reasons, it is added.

Outgoing Subcommittee President, Baroness Massey expressed her certainty that with her experience, knowledge and sensitivity, Kyriakides will contribute in attaining the Subcommittee’s goals.

Source: Cyprus News Agency