September 26, 2022, 16:18


1:00 PM – Igor Semyvolos, Executive Director at the Association of Middle East Studies, (online) 

Topics of focus:

  • The situation in Iran: how will protests affect the country’s future?
  • The scandal about the sales of Iran’s UAVs to russia: how will the diplomatic relations between Ukraine and Iran develop?

 1:30 PM – Volodymyr Syvokhip, Director General of the Lviv National Philharmonic

Mykhailo Sosnovskyi, Director of the Academic Symphonic Orchestra of the Lviv National Philharmonic

Teodor Kukhar, Principal Conductor of the Academic Symphonic Orchestra of the Lviv National Philharmonic

(all in person)

 Why this is interesting:

The Academic Symphonic Orchestra of the Lviv National Philharmonic is celebrating its 120th anniversary. The Orchestra invites all its friends and admirers to celebrate this date together at Lyudkevych Concert Hall. The Orchestra will play under the battuta of Teodor Kukhar, its principal conductor, with Dmytro Tkachenko as the principal performer. The Orchestra will play symphonic works by three composers: Stanislav Lyudkevych, Yevhen Stankovych, and Antonín Dvořák.


Panel Discussion: “Ukraine’s energy sustainability during the war and after the victory”


  • Sviatoslav Pavliuk, Executive Director at Association Energy Efficient Cities of Ukraine
  • Andrii Martyniuk, Executive Director at Ecoclub NGO
  • Natalia Kholodova, Expert at Ecoclub NGU, coordinating the information campaign aimed at preparing the Ukrainians for the 2022-2023 winter
  • Oleksii Pasiuk, Deputy Director at Ecodiia NGO

Issues to be discussed:

  • the situation in the energy sector before the start of the heating season
  • the environmental damage wrought by the war
  • the new challenges to Ukraine’s environment VS the new opportunities for green energy.
  • what needs to be done to face lesser threats in the energy sector both now and after the victory.

The event is supported by the Environmental Policy and Advocacy Initiative for Ukraine (EPAUI) of the International Renaissance Foundation which is implemented with the financial support of Sweden.

The Media Center will function as a co-working space from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

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