President of Ukraine

Presidential Administration

Head of the project of the Trust Fund for Medical Rehabilitation in Ukraine and Commissioner of the President of Ukraine for rehabilitation of ATO participants wounded, shell-shocked, crippled or diseased during participation in the anti-terrorist operation Vadym Svyrydenko visited the Ukrainian Scientific Research Institute for Prosthetics and communicated with trainers, participants of the seminar and ATO veterans.

The parties discussed prospects of international cooperation between Ukraine and France, particularly in the civil service reform of our country and education of civil servants.

The President of Ukraine drew attention of legislators to the non-compliance of such decisions with the commitments made by Ukraine at the time of joining the World Trade Organization and signing the Association Agreement with the European Union. He urges the Verkhovna Rada to eliminate inconsistencies, in particular regarding the timing of application of the specifics of taxation of operations with agricultural products.

APU Head Ihor Rainin held a meeting with the delegation of the Congress of local and regional authorities of the Council of Europe headed by President of the Congress Gudrun Mosler-Törnström. The leadership of the Congress arrived in Ukraine on a two-day monitoring visit.

Ihor Rainin praised the efforts of the American company on the implementation of two important projects in Ukraine - the construction of a spent nuclear fuel storage facility for the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant and a Centralized Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage Facility for the Khmelnytskyi, Rivne and South-Ukrainian NPPs.

On October 16-20, Commissioner of the President of Ukraine for Children's Rights Mykola Kuleba was on a working visit to the United Kingdom with a view to study the experience in planning and implementing the reform of the system of institutional care for children. The trip was organized with the assistance of the international charitable fund "Lumos Foundation" for representatives of ministries, local authorities and organizations implementing the reform of institutions for institutional care and upbringing of children in Ukraine.