Schedule of press-briefings in Ukraine Crisis Media Center for February 16, 2016

9-00 Topic: “Ministry of Defense of Ukraine: updates on the activities over the past week”
Col. Viktoria Kushnir, Ministry of Defense of Ukraine spokesperson

09-10 Topic: “Dynamics of hostilities in ATO zone in the last 3 days”
Col. Andriy Zadubinnyi, ATO spokesman (via Skype)

10-00  Topic: “Is there a threat in electric energy proficit?”
Oleksandr Svetelik, deputy Minister of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine
Sergiy Chekh, advisor to the Minister of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine
Mykhailo Volynets, chairman of the Independent Trade Union of Miners of Ukraine and chairman of the Confederation of Free Trade Unions of Ukraine
Andriy Gerus, expert on energy issues
Representative of “NEC “Ukrenergo”
Kostyantyn Petrykovets, deputy director of the Center for implementation of a new market model, state enterprise “National Nuclear Energy Generating Company “Energoatom”
Dmytro Malyar, director of Commercial Analysis Department, “DTEK Energo”
Moderator: Dmytro Vasyliev, deputy general director at the Center for Energy Research (

12-00 Topic: “Parliamentary hearings related to the issues on internally diplaced persons from Donbas and Crimea: opinion of the activists”. UCMC pilot project “Spokesperson of peaceful life”
Tamila Tasheva, co-founder and coordinator at the civic initiative “KrymSOS” (Crimea SOS) (via Skype)
Representative of “Vostok.SOS” civic initiative (via Skype)

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

14-00 Topic: “Presentation of the project “EU: the choice of Ukrainian youth” 
David Stulik, Press Officer at EU Delegation to Ukraine
Liudmyla Kudina, head of NGO “Youth Alternative”, coordinator of the project “EU: the choice of Ukrainian youth”
Iryna Dyba, coordinator of the project “EU: the choice of Ukrainian youth”
Pavlo Illiuchyn, PR-manager of the project

15-00 Topic: “Three-days petal procession in honor of the Heavenly Hundred”
Serhiy Suchok, chairman at the audit committee of the “Volya Hromad”, creative director of the patriotic Internet radio “Volnitsya”, founder of “IT Toloka” project
Andriy Butkevych, vice president of the NGO “Volnitsya”
Yuliya Holodna, art director of the Student and Teachers Association “Theatre of the Word”

16-00 Topic: “Announcing the concert  “From Spain with love”
Tamara Zavala Utrillas, Counselor on cultural issues, Embassy of Spain to Ukraine
Laura Alonso Padin, soprano (Spain)
Mykola Shuliak, leading tenor of the National opera of Ukraine
Olena Husak, founder and administrator of concert agency LLC “Your Impressario”
Ilona Shuliak, director of concert agency LLC “Your Impressario”