Kyiv Lviv Kharkiv Odesa
September 29
12:30 PMLVIVVolodymyr Frydrak, Acting Head of the Children Services Office at the Humanitarian Policy Department of Lviv City Council

Maria Sakvuk, foster mother

Sister Yulia, tutor mom at a family-based child care home

(in person)
Topics of focus:
– Specifics of taking care of orphan children during the war
– How many orphaned children and children lacking parental care are in Lviv Oblast now?
– How did the figures change since the start of the all-out war?
– How can one help children without parents (adoption and foster care options)?

Why this is interesting:
An event to provide information about all forms of family-based children care and about preparing for bringing a child into a family will take place on the occasion of the National Adoption Day at Lviv’s House of Mercy at 7 Korolenka Street on September 30, 2022, at noon.
1:30 PMLVIVVolodymyr Matsokin, Deputy Mayor of Izium (online)
Topics of focus:
– The current situation in the liberated city
– The identification of locals and soldiers killed by russians
– How is life coming back to the city after its liberation?
11:00 AMKYIVIryna Tushnytska, Executive Director of the SURGe Project implemented by Alinea International with the support from the Government of Canada;

Ihor Vishtak, Director of the Agrarian Development Department of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy;

Kostiantyn-Kristian Krush, head of the Regional Development Projects Unit at AT Ukrgazvydobuvannia;

Tetiana Volochai, Director at MKhP-Hromadi Charity Foundation (in person).
Topic of focus: the announcement of the Gardens for the Victory grant contest for municipalities. It is a national-level campaign aimed at supporting the efficient use of available land plots and channeling all resources for growing food to avert a food crisis in Ukraine.
12:30 PMKYIVRoman Prymush, Deputy Head of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine in charge of digital development, digital transformations, and digitalization (in person)Key topics: Completing tests of the community emergency notification system: the results; the work of SES units in Kharkiv Oblast.