Resolution adopted by consensus by the 140th IPU Assembly (Doha, 9 April 2019)
The 140th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union,
Deeply concerned about the humanitarian catastrophe in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe since Cyclone ldai hit these countries causing widespread flooding through the region, killing many people, leaving thousands missing or injured, destroying homes, affecting more than a million lives, displacing hundreds of thousands of people and causing a rising death tolI,
The Inter-Parliamentary Union has expressed concern over human rights violation against opposition lawmakers in the Maldives.
In a press statement
Wednesday, the global organisation of national parliaments called for a fact-finding mission by its Committee on the Human Rights of Parliamentarians and noted appreciation for an offer made by the Maldivian authorities to grant a visit in the near future.