On January 21, within the official visit of President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko to the State of Israel, Maryna Poroshenko held a working meeting with the leadership of the MASHAV Center on the Development of International Cooperation under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Israel.
The President’s wife and Head of MASHAV Gil Haskel discussed possible ways of cooperation in the sphere of inclusive education. The parties agreed to conduct joint information measures for educators, civic organizations, parents’ associations and specialized state institutions with a view to introduce the best practices of inclusive education during seminars, trainings and conferences in Ukraine.
Also, during the visit, Maryna Poroshenko met with the Ukrainian community in the State of Israel. Among them were representatives of the All-Israel Association of immigrants from Ukraine, activists and volunteers of the "Israeli Friends of Ukraine" NGO, "Ukrainians in Israel" NGO and artists of the "Tapuach beDvash" folk theater.