From August 31st to September 2nd, 2015 Senator Ataullahjan attended the Fourth World Conference of Speakers of Parliament at United Nations Headquarters in New York which was convened by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU). She attended, in her capacity as President of the Canadian Group of the IPU, as part of The Hon. Leo Housakos, Speaker of the Senate of Canada’s, official delegation. The focus of the conference was peace, democracy, and development from a parliamentary perspective.
In the above photo, she is joined by members of the Canadian delegation, The Hon. Leo Housakos, Speaker of the Senate of Canada, The Hon. Dennis Dawson and The Hon. Nicole Eaton.