USAID RADA Program conducted regional press tour to Ukrainian Parliament

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 11:45

USAID RADA Program conducts regional press tour to Ukrainian Parliament to improve communication between constituencies and MPs to strengthen outreach and citizen's participation in the legislative process.

USAID RADA Program partner Internews organized press tour with the participation of MP Olena Sotnyk for 23 regional journalists to the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on December 19-20. Journalists got familiar with the activities of the Ukrainian Parliament, attended a hearing of the Committee of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on issues of European integration and interviewed people's deputies of Ukraine, participants of the "Model District" project about urgent issues of oblasts.

Partners of the USAID RADA Program - the Civil Network OPORA, the Agency of Legislative Initiatives, the "League of Interns" and the European Information and Research Center presented to the journalists its activities and the "Model District" initiative.