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Decentralization Reform: What Awaits Eastern Ukraine?

Online discussion “Decentralization Reform: What Awaits Eastern Ukraine?” with the participation of politicians, officials and public experts will take place on July 5, at 15:00 – 16:30. The event is designed to present and discuss an analytical brief on the specifics of the implementation of decentralization reform in Donbas in the context of an armed conflict and considering for other key reforms.

The discussion is organized in preparation for the Ukraine Reform Conference – a key annual international event on reforms in Ukraine, which will take place on July 7-8 in Vilnius (Republic of Lithuania).

Program and Speakers

15:00 — 15:10 Welcome remarks:

15:10 — 15:20 Policy brief presentation, Mariya Synenka, People in Need Ukraine

15:20 — 15:25 Vitaliy Bezghin, Member of Parliament, Member of the Parliament Committee on State Building, Local Governance, Regional and Urban Development (TBC)

15:25 — 15:30 Andrii Hrudkin, Coalition “On a collision line”, member of the Vilnius Task Force

15:30 — 15:35 Yana Litvinova, Starobilsk mayor

15:35 — 15:40 Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of Donetsk Oblast Administration (TBC)

15:40 — 15:55 Serhii Hayday, Head of Luhansk Ob administration (TBC)

15:55 — 16:10 Comments of the Ministry of Reintegration of Temporarily Occupied Territories (TBС)

16:10 — 16:30 Conclusive remarks

Moderator: Yuliia Tyshchenko, Head of the Democratic Processes Support Program at the Ukrainian Center for Independent Political Research.

To take part in the event, please register following this link.

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Simultaneous translation into/from English will be provided

Contact person: Dmytro Kryvosheiev, PR-manager of the RPR Coalition, 099 075 68 20,

The event is organized by the RPR Coalition in partnership with the Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania and People in Need. The event is supported by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania.