Kyiv Lviv Kharkiv Odesa
November 16
02:00 PMODESADmytro Grigoriev, general director of DTEK Odesa Grids (in person)

ATTENTION! The briefing of DTEK Grids is postponed due to internal reasons of the energetical company.
We hope to see DTEK Grids at the Media Center soon!


“Blackout in Odesa and stabilization of electricity supply in the region”

Topics of focus:

– How not to succumb to hostile misinformation about electricity?
– Algorithm of actions in case of power outage and lack of mobile communication;
– What is the difference between emergency and stabilization shutdowns?
– What is critical infrastructure, and why do some buildings have electricity almost all the time?
– Terms of energy infrastructure restoration

WARNING! Pre-registration to attend the briefing is required!
03:00 PMODESANataliya Mostovskikh, director of the Department of Urban Economy of the Odessa City Council (in person); – speaker change

Anatoly Kozlov, deputy director of the Department of Urban Economy of the Odesa City Council (in person);

Hanna Pozdniakova, director of the utility company “Heat Supply of the City of Odesa” (in person);
Topics on focus:

– How municipal services work during war
– Challenges of the city’s life support systems during winter;
– International aid to Odesa
– How blackouts influenced the municipal services
03:40 PMAHF Ukraine (charitable fund “Anti-AIDS Foundation) will conduct free testing for HIV, hepatitis B, hepatitis C and syphilis.

Testing with the help of rapid tests allows you to get a result within 15 minutes.

In addition, you will be able to get information about the free services of Test & Treat Clinic and Wellness Center Odesa in Odesa and get free condoms.

11:30 AMKYIVDenys Bashlyk, Deputy Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine; Pierre Vauthier, FAO Ukraine Designated Responsible Officer; Anna Burka, Grants Analyst at FAO UkraineTopic of focus:
Urgent needs of the agricultural sector and the rural population: presentation of the UN’s estimate of the impact of the war on agriculture
12:30 PMKYIVVsevolod Chentsov, Representative of the Mission of Ukraine to the European Union (online)Topic of focus:
EU’s 9th sanctions package against russia and its impact on the russian economy
2:00 PMKYIVHalyna Luhova, Head of Kherson City Military Administration (online)Topics of focus:
Security and the humanitarian situation in the region