April 30

Full schedule Ukraine Media Center’s (Kyiv, Lviv)

11:30KyivOleksandr Tkachenko, Minister of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine;

Oleksandr Kharchenko, Director General of the Ukrainian National News Agency Ukrinform;

Alina Frolova, Ukraine Media Center representative;

Andrii Shevchenko, Ukraine Media Center representative
(all in-person)
Key topics: Start-up of the joint information project of Ukraine Media Center and “Ukrinform” news agency: joining efforts with the Government of Ukraine and launching an updated media platform
14:00KyivEdwards Smiltens, Vice Mayor of Riga (in-person)Key topic: Riga city authorities have donated over 11 buses to the capital of Ukraine in order to support the city infrastructure damaged by the Russian bombing. 80 tons of humanitarian aid delivered to residents of Kyiv and the Kyiv Oblast.

Highlight: the Latvia capital Riga is the sister city of Kyiv.
14:30KyivOleksandr Motuzyanyk, Spokesman for the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine (in-person)Key topic: Operational situation at the front