The EU is actively cooperating with Azerbaijan in the fight against violence against women. A Twinning project was jointly implemented to support women who were victims of domestic violence, head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan, Ambassador Peter Michalko said at an event dedicated to the role of parliaments in combating violence against women and domestic violence, Report informs.

He said that during the pandemic and widespread quarantines, this topic has become even more relevant.

He stressed the need to work together with parliamentarians to see changes for the better in the fight against violence against women. The EU highly appreciates the work of parliamentarians in this direction and is always ready to support Azerbaijan in this matter, Michalko said.