Schedule of press briefings in Ukraine Crisis Media Center for December 21, 2015

9-30 Topic: “Inavailability of retrial for arbitrary convicted people”
Oksana Syroyid, Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine
Roman Kuybida, Center for Political and Legal Reforms and Reanimation package of reforms expert
Victor Kolbantsev, lawyer
Andriy Didenko, program coordinator at the Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group

12-00 Topic: “The National Guard of Ukraine continues to lead in the transition to NATO standards”
Kostyantyn Parshin, Department of Strategic Planning and Interoperability with NATO’s military structures, the National Guard of Ukraine

12-30 Col. Andriy Lysenko, Presidential Administration spokesperson on ATO related issues

13-00 Topic: “Annual report of interfactional union “EuroOptimists”
Svitlana Zalishchuk, MP (“Petro Poroshenko Block” faction)
Natalia Katser-Buchkovska, MP (“Narodnyi Front” faction (“People’s Front”)
Oleksandr Chernenko, MP (“Petro Poroshenko Block” faction)
Vladyslav Golub, MP (“Petro Poroshenko Block” faction)
Oleksiy Ryabchyn, MP (“Batkivshyna” faction (“Motherland”)
Alyona Shkrum, MP (“Batkivshyna” faction (“Motherland”)
Oleksiy Mushak, MP (“Petro Poroshenko Block” faction)
Serhiy Evtushok, MP (“Batkivshyna” faction (“Motherland”)
Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze, MP (“Petro Poroshenko Block” faction)
Dmytro Dobrodomov, MP (independent)
Serhiy Leshchenko, MP (“Petro Poroshenko Block” faction)
Taras Pastukh, MP (“Samopomich” fraction)
Victoriya Syumar, MP (“Narodnyi Front” faction
Mustafa Nayem, MP (“Petro Poroshenko Block” faction)
Victoriya Ptashnyk, MP (independent)
Yaroslav Markevich, MP (“Samopomich” fraction)

14-00 Topic: “Venice Commission confirmed the right of Ukraine to hold discommunization”
Andriy Parubiy, First Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine
Hanna Hopko, MP (independent), Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada’s Committee on Foreign Affairs, co-author of the Law
Serhiy Petukhov, Deputy Minister of Justice of Ukraine, member of the Venice Commission meeting
Volydymyr Viatrovych, head of the Ukrainian Institute of National Memory
Ihor Rozkladay, Lawyer at the Media Law Institute, Reanimation package of reform expert

15-00 Topic: “Corruption in public procurement: Who is afraid to adopt the Law “On public procurement”
Maksym Nefedov, Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine
Oleksandr Starodubtsev, Director of Public Procurement Regulation at the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine
Yaroslav Yurchishin, Expert on advocacy at the Reanimation package of reform, board member of Transparency International Ukraine
Lyubov Akulenko, head of European programs at NGO “Centre UA”, coordinator of the information campaign “Stronger together”
Andriy Marusov, board member of Transparency International Ukraine