RADA Program News and Events

RADA Program Held Training on Civil Parliamentary Education for Parliamentary Secretariat Staff

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 22:00

For successful functioning of democratic tools, citizens need to be well aware of their rights and responsibilities, know how the state institutions work and take an active part in political life. Civic education can play an important role in that endeavor.

On June 12, the USAID RADA PROGRAM conducted a pilot training "Fundamentals of Civic Parliamentary Education". Its attendees were the Secretariat of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine staff members.

The RADA Program and the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Secretariat will help new MPs master skills of lawmaking and communication with voters

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 22:30

Preparation for early elections to the Verkhovna Rada is under way in Ukraine. After their end, there will be a need to train newly elected parliamentarians so that they can effectively fulfill their legislative functions.

On June 5, representatives of the USAID RADA Program and the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Secretariat met to discuss further cooperation on the training of new parliamentarians and their teams.

MPs and Representatives of International Organizations Discussed Commitments and Challenges Parliament Faces before the Elections

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 17:45

The USAID RADA Program has held a traditional meeting on international parliamentary technical assistance coordination. This time its topic was "Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine: Commitments before the Elections".

Interns of the Information and Research Center of the Verkhovna Rada Studied How to Prepare Information Materials

Friday, May 24, 2019 - 18:30

On May 20-24, 2019, the USAID RADA Program conducted a training for interns of the Information and Research Center at the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.

The training was devoted to the basics of public policy analysis and the preparation of information materials for lawmakers.

USAID RADA Program Trained VRU Secretariat Staff Members on Cyber-Hygiene

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 23:30

Information technology development creates new challenges for users. Needs to protect social networks accounts, protect electronic devices and personal information are among them.

On May 14, 2019, the USAID RADA Program together with the International Foundation for Election Systems held a training "Introduction to cyber-hygiene".