Orientation Session For Media Representatives Working In Ukraine

  • key current topics
  • historical, economic, and geopolitical context
  • practical knowledge for working in Ukraine
1 day / 3.5 hours / 2 breaks / 4 lectures / Top speakers

Ukraine at war

  • martial law, curfew
  • accreditation and work with authorities
  • key topics for work in Lviv and Lviv region

Historical briefing

  • russia and Ukraine in the historical and European context
  • why russia is not Ukraine
  • causes of war

Military briefing

  • how to read and understand the hostilities map
  • current situation in the combat zone
  • weapons

Journalist briefing

  • how to work as a journalist during wartime
  • journalism in Ukraine
  • security


Yaroslav Hrytsak,
Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor of Ukrainian Catholic University
Roksolana Yavorska,
Spokeperson for the State Security Service (SBU) in Lviv oblast
Kateryna Rybiy,
Spokesperson for the Lviv Oblast Patrol Police
Taras Ishchyk,
Spokesperson for the 103rd Special Brigade of the Territorial Defense Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine
Lyubomyr Ferens,
Adviser to the head of the Lviv Oblast Military Administration
Khrystyna Lebed,
Lviv City Council
Oleksandr Arhat,
Co-founder of the «Militarnyi» Portal

Preliminary Schedule And Registration

The next session is on April 27, 2022
  • 9:30 AM Registration. Coffee break
  • 10:00 AM Ukraine at war
  • 10:45 AM Historical briefing
  • 11:30 AM Coffee break
  • 11:45 AM Military briefing
  • 12:15 PM Journalist briefing
  • 13:00 PM Coffee break