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CIC Victoria: Via Zoom – The War in Ukraine featuring Yulia Kovaliv, the Ukrainian Ambassador to Canada

January 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am PST

Wednesday, 25 January from 10 – 11:00 am PT via Zoom:  The War in Ukraine. As Ukraine and Canada approach the anniversary of their diplomatic relationship, we are joined by Ukraine’s Ambassador Yuliya Kovaliv to discuss the current situation in Ukraine, Russia’s war there and the Canadian government’s support to Kyiv. We will also talk about President Zelensky’s detailed 10-point peace formula and what needs to be done.

Our speaker, Ambassador Kovaliv, was appointed Ukraine’s Ambassador to Canada and arrived in Ottawa in March 2022. Prior to joining the Embassy Ambassador Kovaliv held the position of the Deputy Head of Office of the President of Ukraine in charge of economic policy development. She also served as the Deputy Chair of the Supervisory Board of the National State-Owned oil and gas company “Naftogaz of Ukraine”, the Deputy Secretary of the National Investment Council of Ukraine under the President Ukraine and the Member of the National Reform Council.  Ambassador Kovaliv also has a long and key background in Ukraine concerning reforms of privatisation, corporate governance of state-owned enterprises, investment policy, liberalization of the energy sector and energy security.  She holds a Master of Economics from the National University “Kyiv-Mohyla Academy” and a Master of Public Administration from the National Academy for Public Administration.

Please join us: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_FZbK6yXLSB2kYbQLA7k-Hw


January 25
10:00 am - 11:00 am PST


CIC Victoria Branch