Interns of the Canada-Ukraine Parliamentary Program organised inter-faith prayer for peace in Ukraine and throughout the world on Parliament Hill near Eternal Flame.
The second, official part was held in Parliament of Canada. The Information Session titled "UKRAINE in a Neighbourhood of Civil and Uncivil Societies" included brief status reports about the ongoing war with Russia, the results of the October 26 parliamentary elections in Ukraine, the continuation of the Canada-Ukraine Parliamentary Internship Program and cooperation between the Canada-Ukraine Parliamentary Friendship Groups in both the Canadian and Ukrainian Parliaments.
Among the speakers was Ambassador of Ukraine Vadym Prystaiko, MP James Bezan and MP Ted Opitz.
CUPP interns presentations:
- Denis Zboroshenko, National University of “Kyiv-Mohyla Academy”, intern to Gerald Keddy, MP for South Shore-St. Margaret’s and Liliya Shmyhelska, University of Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona and the University of Turku, Finland, intern to Harold Albrecht, MP for Kitchener-Conestoga