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IPU Pushes Democracy, Gender Equality, Human Rights for Parliamentarians

As it celebrates its 125th anniversary, the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) says it will continue to push for greater democracy, gender equality and human rights for parliamentarians around the world. In an interview with VOA, IPU Secretary-General, Anders Johnsson reflected on the evolution of his organization as he prepares to step down after 16 years in office.   The IPU was still adapting to changes brought about by the end of the Cold War when Anders Johnsson was elected...

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