Speaker participates in virtual meeting on International Day of Democracy

2021-09-16 12:39:56

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Chairman of the State Great Khural G.Zandanshatar addressed a virtual meeting on ‘Role of Legislature in Fostering Effective and Meaningful Democracy’ on September 15 - the International Day of Democracy.

Speakers from Austria, Guinea, Italy, Maldives, Sri Lanka, and the United Arab Emirates took part in the event organized by Lok Sabha, the lower house of Indian Parliament.

In his remarks, Speaker G.Zandanshatar said Mongolia, as the previous chair and a current governing council member of the Community of Democracies, would be pleased to contribute to strengthening democracy in not only its region, but in the world, and to develop active and open cooperation with countries in that effort. 

“The International Day of Democracy is a day that highlights the role of national parliaments in democracy as well as the importance of ensuring justice, peace, prosperity and human rights,” added the Speaker, extending greetings.