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Ms Sahiba GAFAROVA

Roles

Membership of political groups

  • Member: European Conservatives Group and Democratic Alliance

Assembly Member

  • since 25/01/2016 Representative-Azerbaijan
  • from 24/01/2011 to 25/01/2016 Substitute-Azerbaijan

MP's role(s) in Committee(s) and Sub-Committee(s)

  • Full Member: Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination
  • Full Member: Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Diasporas and Integration
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Gender Equality
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Refugee and Migrant Children and Young People

Interventions

Last speeches

30/01/2020 | 17:39:12 Ladies and gentlemen, first of all I'd like to congratulate my dear colleague Ms Serap YAŞAR and the Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons for this very important report. It is timely needed. During the last years in this very Assembly we have discussed many reports on migrants, refugees and IDP issues. I believe that the topic of this report is one of the most important because it's about children. Children which are missing during this very difficult time in terms of migration... 30/01/2020 | 11:44:40 Thank you very much, Mr President. Ladies and gentlemen, I will speak about just some points of this report. First of all, concerning the definition of political prisoners. Today, examples of usage of the notion "political prisoner" cannot be considered as a universal legal criteria, because the legal framework in this regard is not clear. Moreover, the Council of Europe itself neither has a clear opinion. In this case, how does the criteria determine who is a political prisoner in a separately ... 28/01/2020 | 18:30:21 Thank you very much, Mr President. Ladies and gentlemen, today we discuss a very important report. It is well known that the freedom of the media is one of the essential instruments of democracy. In other words, freedom of media also means freedom of speech. In the report, in some of the speeches, my country was mentioned several times and that's why I'd like to give some other information about it. And by the way our colleagues from Armenia speaking about the situation with media in Azerbaijan ... 04/10/2019 | 12:18:08 Thank you very much, Ms President. Ladies and gentleman, During this session, we had different debates. We talked about a number of issues that threaten the countries of Europe, particularly regarding the issues of terrorism and discrimination. I believe that one of the most important issues in the modern world is energy security. The energy landscape has undergone profound shifts on a worldwide scale in recent years. Some of the main factors are increased hydrocarbon consumption in emerging cou... 03/10/2019 | 10:48:30 Thank you very much Ms President. Ladies and gentlemen, The issue we discuss today is extremely important. It is timely and needed. I would like to thank my colleague Mr Domagoj HAJDUKOVIĆ for his work on this issue. As a former Chair of the Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons I can say that Mr Domagoj HAJDUKOVIĆ was extremely interested in working on these subjects, certain aspects of which he already addressed in the report he prepared in 2018 on the extraterritorial process...

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