YEREVAN–Member of the ARF Youth Organization of Armenia Shoushan Ghevontian–recently participated in a conference entitled "Women’s Role in Peace Processes" held in Verdful–Germany–on July 7-14. The seven-day conference–organized by the Feminist Working Group of the International Union of Socialist Youth (IUSY)–gave the participants an opportunity to discuss and analyze various issues brought forward by the lecturers present at the event.
During the conference–Ghevontian outlined the political stance of the ARF Youth Organization–particularly its role in dealing with issues of concern to women. She also presented the organization’s role in peace processes.
The ARF Youth Organization–a full-member of the IUSY–was the sole representative from the Caucasian states.