Schedule

Kyiv
Lviv
August 5
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1:30 PMKYIVHalyna Hryhorenko, Deputy Minister of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine (in person)Key topic: Export of culture as one of the priorities of the Ministry of Culture and Information Policy in its work aimed at the recovery of Ukraine
2:30 PMKYIVYuriy Ignat, Spokesperson for the Air Force Command of Ukraine’s Armed Forces (online)Key topic: Air Force of Ukraine’s Armed Forces at the frontline of the russo-Ukrainian war
START TIMELOCATIONSPEAKERSTOPICS / DESCRIPTION
12:00 PMLVIVAndriy Moskalenko, First Deputy Mayor of Lviv, Head of the Working Group dealing with renaming of streets in the Lviv City Territorial Community
(in person)
Briefing entitled: “Derussification: how Lviv changes street names”

Topics of focus:
– The approach to renaming streets in Lviv and the participation of city residents in the process
– How proposals for a new name are formed
– The name of the street has changed: what should residents and entrepreneurs do.
12:30 PMLVIVVasyl Bodnar, Ukraine’s Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Türkiye (online)Topics of focus:
– The progress of the talks on unblocking of Black Sea ports: Türkiye’s role, russia’s behavior
– How the coordination group for negotiations on the export of Ukrainian grain works
– Forecasts on the further export of grain from Ukraine.
1:00 PMLVIVBriefing on peaceful rally by the families of “Azovstal” defenders will take place in LvivWhy this is interesting:
On Friday, August 5, at 7:00 PM in Lviv, a peaceful rally by the families of “Azovstal” defenders will take place in front of the Lviv Opera House. The Heroes’ relatives will call on the world community and international organizations to save the lives of the prisoners, return the Mariupol garrison to the territory controlled by Ukraine, and recognize russia as a state sponsor of terrorism.
3:00 PMLVIVSPECIAL EVENT!

A joint project by Media Center Ukraine and “Tvoe Misto” Lviv independent media hub

Discussion with the participation of Pavlo Gudimov, musician, founder of “Ya Gallery” on the topic: “Stolen Ukrainian culture: what is the uniqueness of Ukrainian culture and art. How the Russian Empire and the USSR destroyed Ukrainian identity and culture.”

Language of the event: English (simultaneous translation into Ukrainian)
Admission is free

Attendees are kindly requested to arrive 10-15 minutes before the start of the event.