Coronavirus forum "Ukraine 30" starts in Kyiv

Ukrainian News
Canan Kevser
08 February 2021, 18:18
Canan Kevser
08 February 2021, 18:18

The Office of the President of Ukraine on Monday has started a series of 30 large-scale weekly forums that will be held in the format of dialogue with society.

Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky made his opening speech for the All-Ukrainian Forum "Ukraine 30. Coronavirus: Challenges and Responses" in Kyiv on February 8.

"Today, the first event is taking place, with which we start a series of 30 large-scale weekly forums in Ukraine. This is the start of a large public dialogue with the participation of the authorities, the public, our international partners, our Ukrainian experts, scientists, journalists and just all ordinary citizens of the country," Zelensky said.

The president said that over the next months at the forum, the participants would also talk about several other important topics including "security and defence, peace and war, Crimea and Donbas, utility tariffs, judicial and anti-corruption systems, agriculture, digitalization and infrastructure, education, science, culture and sports, the medical, social sphere, the Ukrainian industry, ecology, local government."