RADA Program News and Events

USAID RADA Program organized discussion about relationship between legislative and executive branches

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 13:15

USAID RADA Program promotes and speeds up the full introduction of Parliamentary Reform in order to bring Verkhovna Rada to international standards of parliamentary affairs. USAID RADA Program has launched a series of experts discussions on Parliamentary Reform (based on European Parliament Missions’ Recommendations in March 2016). USAID RADA Program organized a public discussion on "Legislative and executive interaction: effective, predictable, high-quality legislative solutions" on October 5.

USAID RADA Program promotes discussion of the communication strategy with heads of the Secretariats of the VR Committees

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 13:00

USAID RADA Program held monthly coordination meeting in the VR with the heads of the secretariats of the VR committees, parliamentary factions (groups) on September 26. Mykola Shevchuk, deputy head of the Apparatus of the Verkhovna Rada, presented Communications strategy of the VR for 2017-2021.

Presentation of the analytical report "Ethical Code for Parliamentarians: structure, content, themes. Realities and proposals for Ukraine"

Friday, September 8, 2017 - 16:15

USAID RADA Program partner Agency for Legislative Initiatives supports inter-party dialogue and promotion of ethical standards in the Ukrainian parliament: Chairwoman of the Board of the Agency for Legislative Initiatives Svitlana Matvienko together with USAID RADA Program Chief of Party Ihor Kogut, MPs Olena Sotnyk, Serhiy Leshchenko, and Ostap Yednak presented analytical report "Ethical code: structure, content, themes. Realities and codification proposals” on September 7. The discussion has created a base for the future Code of parliamentary ethics.