Schedule

Kyiv
Lviv
June 20
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11:00 AMLVIVOleksandr Merezhko, Chair of the Foreign Policy and Interparliamentary Cooperation Committee of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine (online)Relevant topics:
– results of the third meeting in Ramstein;
– results of visits of foreign politicians and diplomats to Ukraine;
– Ukraine’s EU candidacy prospects;
– expectations from the EU summit on June 23–24.
11:30 AMLVIVOlga Trofimtseva, Ambassador at Large with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, Coordinator of the Exporters and Investors Council (online)Relevant topics:
– grain exports from Ukraine, options for addressing the grain crisis;
– the ban on energy exports;
– lifting of the import duty – the impact on export and import – business and profits of the Ukrainian manufacturers;
– the general condition of Ukraine’s exports, and export opportunities for businesses.
1:00 PMLVIVAnka Feldhusen, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany to Ukraine (online)Relevant topics:
– The European Commission proposed to give Ukraine EU candidate status: What does it mean?
– Why did Germany support Ukraine’s EU candidacy?
– Supplies of German weapons to Ukraine.

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11:00 AMKYIVThe off-the-record background meeting of Mykola Solskyi, Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food, with Ukrainian and foreign journalists

Speaking to journalists informally, the Minister will talk about:

– the food security worldwide;
– the sowing campaign in Ukraine;
– meeting the needs of the domestic market and exports of Ukrainian products.

 Please register for the meeting at https://forms.gle/KkEB1N1K2pWu1k3h7
1:30 PMKYIVDamien Magrou, Spokesperson for the International Legion for the Defence of Ukraine (in person)Key topic: International Legion’s achievements in the russo-Ukrainian war
 3:00 PMKYIVHennadii Lahuta, Head of Kherson Oblast State Administration (online)Relevant topic: The current situation in the oblast.
 5:00 PMKYIVIryna Vereshchuk, Vice Prime Minister—Minister for the Reintegration of Temporarily Occupied Territories of Ukraine, Deputy Ministers Pavlo Kozyrev, Oleksiy Borodai, Anatolii Stelmakh, Commissioner for Persons Missing under Special Circumstances Oleh Kotenko and Director of National Information Bureau Oleksandr SmyrnovKey topics: working with temporarily occupied territories and internally displaced persons, exchange of POWs, humanitarian corridors, liberating the civilians, activities of the National Information Bureau, repatriating the deported, locating the missing persons, and appraising the losses.