RADA Program News and Events

MPs and Their Aides Attended Training on Basics of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement

Saturday, February 15, 2020 - 17:15

East Europe Foundation (EEF) and Centrum Liberale Moderne (LibMod, Germany) organized a training “Grounds For the Process of Association With EU”

It was held in the framework of Ukraine in Europe Project implementation/

Martin Stein, Senior Project Manager of the the Institute for European Politics (Germany) conducted the training.

RADA Program Held “Parliamentary Days” in Dnipro

Tuesday, December 24, 2019 - 21:00

On December 23-24, in Dnipro, the USAID RADA Program, with the support of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Secretariat, held a series of events dedicated to the Parliament's activities.

“Parliamentary days” traditionally began with the opening of the exposition "Rada Info", which was set in the premises of the Dnipropetrovska Regional Council. Its stands will acquaint visitirs with the structure and work of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.

Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Dmytro Razumkov praised the contribution of the USAID RADA Program to building democracy and parliamentarism

Monday, December 16, 2019 - 21:30

The US Embassy in Ukraine presented the activities of US Government agencies at the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.

The event was co-organized by the parliamentary Secretariat, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), and the USAID RADA Program.

Rebecca Harms: "The quality of democracy can be evaluated by one indicator: in the case of Parliament, it is the extent to which the parliamentary majority respects minority and opposition rights"

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 21:45

Students of Odesa I.I.Mechnikov National University attended a lecture of a German politician, former member of the European Parliament Rebecca Harms. It was dedicated to European standards and democratic principles of parliamentary representation.

RADA Program held a training for new employees of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Secretariat

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 20:30

The legislative process has many nuances and peculiarities. The knowledge of them is necessary for the successful functioning of the parliamentary Secretariat. That knowledge is crucially important for people who have recently started their professional activities.

On October 24, the parliamentary Secretariat staff of the first year of work received training on the issues of the legislative process in the national Parliament. It was organized by the USAID RADA Program.