June 12, 2023, 18:00


11:00 AM – Artem Bulgaru, volunteer of Charity foundation “Budzhak Relief”

Oleksandr Biletskiy, volunteer (in person);

Kateryna Madens, volunteer of the NGO “Automaidan Odesa” (in person);

Yana Titarenko, head of the NGO “Zakon Pryrody” (Rule of Nature) (in person);

Ihor Fen, volunteer, pastor of the church “Kovcheh” (Arc) (Lubny, Poltava region) (online);

The list of participants can be supplemented.

Topics of focus:

  • How volunteers rescued victims of the Kakhovka hydroelectric power plant dam explosion;
  • Needs of the rescued people and animals – how can we help?
  • The situation in the occupied left-bank Kherson region;  

01:00 PM – Pavlo Bulanovych, director of the Department of ecology and natural resources of Odesa regional state administration (in person);

Maryna Petrosyants, head of the main department of the state service of Ukraine for food safety and consumer protection in Odesa region (in person);

Representative of the State ecological inspectorate of the South-western region (Mykolaiv and Odesa regions) (in person);

Topics of focus:

  • Ecological consequences of the Kakhovka hydroelectric power plant dam explosion for the South of Ukraine;
  • The state of sea, tap water and soil;
  • What precautions should be taken?

02:00 PM – Kateryna Ilyichova, coordinator of the first Odesa-Leipzig Neighborhood Book Bridge (online); 

Mitya Kovbasyuk, founder of the School of Neighborhood Culture (in person); 

Nadiya Manushkina, coordinator of the book bridge in Odesa (in person);

Topics of focus:

  • How does the first Odesa-Leipzig Neighborhood Book Bridge work – collection and sending of fiction books for children aged 3 -12 in Europe;

More information: The purpose of the first Odesa-Leipzig Neighborhood Book Bridge is to provide an opportunity to read in their native language to those who were forced to leave Ukraine and to introduce Ukrainian literature to the residents of Leipzig

03:00 PM – Pavlo Koval, general director of the Ukrainian Agrarian Confederation (online);

Topics of focus:

  • Consequences of the Kakhovka hydroelectric power plant dam explosion for Ukrainian agriculture;
  • Should we expect a shortage of certain food products and price rise?

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