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President Victor Yushchenko, the Third President of UkraineOrganized by the Yushchenko Foundation, Paweł Zalewski, Member of the European Parliament, and David Campbell Bannerman, Member of the European Parliament, with support from the EU Ukraine Business Council the conference is co-chaired by President Victor Yushchenko, the Third President of Ukraine, Paweł Zalewski and David Campbell Bannerman.

The meeting will take stock of Ukraine’s progress in respect of judicial reforms and in particular the reform of the prosecutor’s office, the adoption of the new criminal code in line with the OCSE and Venice Commission’s recommendations, continued progress on the Visa Liberalisation roadmap, legislation of the protection of personal data, legislation prohibiting discrimination, and other reforms essential for the EU Ukraine Association agreement to be progressed for signing in November.

The conference is moderated by Bernard Kouchner, former Minister of Foreign Affairs of France, and speakers include:
  • Victor Yushchenko, the Third President of Ukraine;
  • Paweł Zalewski, MEP;
  • David Campbell Bannerman MEP;
  • David O'Sullivan, the Chief Operating Officer of the European External Action Service;
  • Vytautas Landsbergis, MEP;
  • Mário David, MEP;
  • Andrius Krivas, Deputy Foreign Minister of Lithuania;
  • Sir Graham Watson, MEP;
  • Konstantyn Yelisieiev, Ambassador, Mission of Ukraine to the EU.
European Parliament,
Room ASP A5E2,
15.15 Wednesday 5 June

To reserve a place, please register online at

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