Schedule

Kyiv
Lviv
September 19
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11:00 AMLVIV Natalia Tabaka, Head of the Tourism and Resorts Office of the Lviv Oblast State Administration

Oleksiy Poburko, Program Manager at the Malteser Relief Service in Ukraine

(in person)

Topics of focus:
– the presentation of the first results of the Travel in Lviv Oblast – The Second Home’s History project
– the condition of the tourism sector in the oblast

Why this is interesting:
The Travel in Lviv Oblast – The Second Home’s History project organizes day trips for IDPs sheltered in the region. It aims to not only support the tourism sector but also bust the myths about Lviv Oblast prevalent among people living in the east of the country.
The project is supported by the Malteser Relief Service in Ukraine.
12:00 PM LVIVOleksandra Romantsova, Executive Director of the Center for Civil Liberties (online)Topics of focus:
– the Tribunal for Putin initiative: what kind of progress has been made?
– documented crimes: how many, where, and what are the major trends?
– Izium and other liberated territories: how will the initiative work there?
– the cooperation with the government and international partners.
Why this is interesting:
The Tribunal for putin initiative has been created by human rights organizations to organize a large-scale tribunal for the entire hierarchy of putin’s regime for their aggression against Ukraine. The initiative interacts with the OSCE, UN commissions, European Human Rights, and International Criminal Court.
12:30 PM LVIVOleksandr Merezhko, Chair of the Foreign Policy and Interparliamentary Cooperation Committee of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine (online)
Topics of focus:
– what is going on on the diplomatic front from the UK to Hungary?
– how to make sanctions more effective?
– how to avoid the “Ukraine fatigue” syndrome?
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11:00 AMKYIVTaras Vysotskyi, First Deputy Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine (in person)Topic of focus: Harvest in Ukraine 2022
12:00 PMKYIVVasyl Furman, Deputy Chair of the Council of the National Bank of Ukraine (in person)Topics of focus:
stabilization of the foreign exchange market, hryvnia exchange rate, work of the banking system