Schedule of press briefings in Ukraine Crisis Media Center for January 12, 2016

9-00 Topic: “Ministry of Defense of Ukraine: updates on the activities over the past week”
Lt. Oleksiy Chornobay, Ministry of Defense of Ukraine spokesperson

09-15 Topic: “Dynamics of hostilities in ATO zone in the last 3 days”
Captain I rank Leonid Matyukhin, ATO spokesman (via Skype)

12-00 Topic: “How Luhansk and Donetsk regions celebrated New Year and Christmas”. UCMC pilot project “Spokesperson of peaceful life”
Alina Adamchuk, Department on culture, nationalities and religion issues, Luhansk State Regional Civil-Military Administration (via Skype)
Maria Kelii, initiative platform “Teplytsia”, project coordinator (from Sloviansk, Donetsk region) (via Skype

12-30 Col. Oleksandr Motuzyanyk, Presidential Administration spokesperson on ATO related issues

16-00 Public discussion: “New agenda for Ukrainian civil society: presentation of survey results on topic “How we identify ourselves and who are we?”
Yevhen Bystrytsky, executive director at the International Renaissance Foundation
Oleksandr Sushko, head of the Board at the International Renaissance Foundation
Iryna Bekeshkina, director of Ilko Kucheriv Democratic initiatives Foundation
Oleh Rybachuk, head & co-founder of NGO “Center UA”
Ihor Kohut, director of USAID program “Rada”, implemented by “Eastern Europe” foundation
Olga Aivazovska, civil network “OPORA”, political and election programs coordinator
Artem Myrhorodskyi, Secretariat director at the Reanimation package of reforms (RPR)
Volodymyr Yermolenko, director of the EU-related media projects at Internews-Ukraine
Viktoria Bryndza, sociologist from Lviv
Moderator: Taras Kachka, deputy executive director at the International Renaissance Foundation