Kyiv Lviv Kharkiv Odesa
April 18
11:00 AM

ODESANataliya Humenyuk, chief of the Joint Coordination Press Office of the Security and Defense Forces in the South of Ukraine (in person);

Topics of focus:

– The security situation in the south of Ukraine;
– What may the residents of the south except in the future war: drone attacks, missile attacks, psychological pressure?
– Counteroffensive of Ukrainian armed forces;
– Mobilization: enlisting on the streets, how the data of servicemen are updated, whether the registers are updated, the training of the mobilized – how long it takes and who conducts it
11:45 AMODESADmytro Pletenchuk, chief of the press service of the “Grim” (Thunder) tactical group (online);

Topics of focus:

– The current security and humanitarian situation in the Kherson oblast;
– Missile, artillery, and mortar terror;
– Sowing campaign;
– Demining of liberated territories;
01:00 PMODESAOleksandr Prokhorov, regional manager of “Ukraine to power” project in Southern Ukraine (in person);

Andrii Hladkyi, coordinator of “Ukraine to power” project (online);

Natalia Fibrig, representative of the nonprofit organization We Aid, Berlin (online);

Topics of focus:

– Presentation of “Ukraine to power” project: installation of battery power sources for critical and civil infrastructure facilities;
– How to become a project participant, and who can apply for assistance?
– What are the prospects for the development of the project?

More information: The goal of the “Ukraine to power” project is to install, at the expense of German partners and donors, battery power sources for power supply of critical and civil infrastructure, namely educational institutions and medical institutions.
11:00 AM
KYIV– Oleksandr Khorunzhyy, Press Officer of the State Emergency Service (in person);

– Illia Perevozchykov, Head of the Hydrological Forecasts Department at the Ukrainian Hydrometeorological Center of the State Emergency Service (in person)
How is the flood situation in Ukraine changing, and what measures are being taken?
1:00 PMKYIVIvan Fedorov, Mayor of Melitopol (online)Melitopol today: the current situation in the temporarily occupied city

– The humanitarian and security situation in temporarily occupied Melitopol;
– The resistance movement;
– Occupiers’ crimes in Melitopol.
Briefing by Dmytro Solomchuk, Member of the Verkhovna Rada and a member of the Verkhovna Rada’s Agrarian and Land Policy Committee, is canceled.
Poland and Hungary ban grain imports from Ukraine – what is the way out?

Focus of topics:

– How will Ukraine deal with the bans on grain imports to Poland and Hungary?
– Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food visit to Poland – the achieved results;
– The European Commission’s response to the ban on Ukrainian grain imports – how will it affect the issue?