Kyiv Lviv Kharkiv Odesa
January 24
9:00 AM KYIV– Oksen Lisovyi, Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine;

– Mustafa Nayem, Head of the Recovery Agency, Ukraine;

– Arturas Žarnovskis, Program Manager of “Co-create Future of Ukraine”, Central ProjectManagement Agency (CPVA) Lithuania;

– Anna Novosad, educational activist, SavED, Ukraine. 

All in person. 
Press conference: “Future School for Ukraine”: Lithuania and Ukraine Collaborate to Attract Donors and to Build Back Better

Why is it interesting?
“Future School for Ukraine” is a Lithuanian Government initiative to recover educational infrastructure, which aims to save time and money on school project design. In partnership with the Restoration Agency, the ready-for-localization and implementation adaptive design for building schools will be provided to Ukrainian communities and donors free of charge. With close coordination with the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, the project aims to build back modern, inclusive, and resilient educational institutions.
12:00 PM KYIV– Viktor Yelensky, Head of the State Service for Ethnic Policy and Freedom of Conscience;

– Yevgeniy Zakharov, Director at the Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group;

– Vyacheslav Likhachev, Expert Council member of the Center for Civil Liberties; 

– Ruslan Khalikov, religious studies scholar, Head of the “Religion on Fire” project, the Workshop for Academic Study of Religion. 

All in person. 
Press conference entitled: “Nothing Sacred: War Crimes of the Russian Occupiers Against Religious Communities and Clergy”

Why is it interesting?
The event will feature numerous facts of religious persecution in the occupied territories and violations of IHL by the aggressor tied to religious buildings during hostilities. 
3:00 PM KYIV– Viktor Liashko, Minister of Health of Ukraine;

– Jarno Habicht, WHO Representative in Ukraine. 

All in person. 
Briefing entitled: “Disease X”: is the next pandemic coming and how is Ukraine preparing for potential threats?

Topics of focus:
– What is disease X?
– How is Ukraine preparing for new potential threats?
– How has the COVID-19 pandemic affected Ukraine’s healthcare?
01:00 PM KHARKIV Oleksandr Kotukov – Director of the Kharkiv Regional Employment Center– Briefing: “Employment service services for combatants: employment, grant, training voucher, etc.”