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More than 30,000 Ukrainians have already taken part in an all-Ukrainian online survey on barrier-free issues initiated by First Lady Olena Zelenska. The main goal of the initiative is to make the barriers that exist in Ukrainian society visible, and make their removal a priority at the state level.

Due to the initiative of the First Lady of Ukraine Olena Zelenska, a Ukrainian-language audio guide was launched in one of the largest museums in Austria - the world-famous Albertina Art Gallery in Vienna.

President's wife Olena Zelenska and UNICEF Representative in Ukraine Lotta Sylwander visited a private social protection institution for orphans with disabilities and got themselves acquainted with the conditions of the small group home, which is an alternative to boarding schools in our country.

The document aims to consolidate the efforts of the First Lady and the UNICEF team for effective results in protecting the rights and interests of children in various fields.

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine voted in favor of Ukraine's accession to the Biarritz Partnership for Gender Equality. The accession was initiated by the First Lady Olena Zelenska during a speech at the Third Ukrainian Women's Congress last December.

During a visit to Mystetskyi Arsenal, President’s wife Olena Zelenska had a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany to Ukraine Anka Feldhusen.

President’s wife Olena Zelenska and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Austria to Ukraine Gernot Pfandler agreed to establish cooperation in the framework of the Biarritz Partnership. In particular, it is about getting Austrian expertise in building an inclusive and barrier free environment.

President's wife Olena Zelenska took part in the Forum “On the Way to Zero GBV in Ukraine” organized by the UNFPA in Ukraine.

President’s wife Olena Zelenska and UNICEF Representative in Ukraine Lotta Sylwander had a working meeting, in the course of which the UNICEF representatives shared their vast experience of work aimed to improve the lives of the children in the world.

In the framework of the working visit of President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy to the State of Israel, the First Lady Olena Zelenska visited a school for pupils with complex types of disability. A special feature of HaDvir HaHadash school in Jerusalem is the integration of children with special needs into society.