19 August 2014, 15:54

Staff of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Secretariat expresses condolences on passing of a famous Ukrainian politician, people’s deputy of Ukraine of the first convocation, deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of the USSR of the tenth and eleventh convocations KHOMENKO Mykola Hryhorovych

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19 August 2014, 11:33

Within the framework of his visit to the Republic of Lithuania, Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov laid flowers to Taras Shevchenko monument in Vilnius

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18 August 2014, 18:29

Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov met with Speakers of Lithuania, Latvia, and Riksdag of the Kingdom of Sweden

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18 August 2014, 18:29

Oleksandr Turchynov: "Humanitarian assistance" of the Russian Federation consists of tanks, volley fire systems and weapons that destroy Ukrainians

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18 August 2014, 17:44

Oleksandr Turchynov: We would like European Party to buy gas on the border with Russia

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18 August 2014, 17:44

Oleksandr Turchynov: Not merely the fate of Ukraine but the fate of the European security system is being decided now

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18 August 2014, 13:51

Ukraine plans to build a liquefied natural gas terminal near Odesa in the nearest future, Oleksandr Turchynov

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18 August 2014, 11:03

Oleksandr Turchynov: The Verkhovna Rada will soon ratify the Association Agreement with the EU

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05 January 2014

Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Volodymyr Rybak congratulated citizens of Berdychiv on the occasion of the 70th liberation anniversary from fascist invaders

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24 October 2013

The Committee on Family Matters, Youth Policy, Sports and Tourism recommends that the Parliament should uphold the proposals of the President of Ukraine to the Law “On Amendments to Several Legislative Acts of Ukraine re Childhood Protection”

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25 September 2013

The Committee on Finance and Banking recommends that the Parliament should adopt as basis the draft law on amendments to several laws of Ukraine re improvement of stock market functioning

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19 August 2014

Staff of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Secretariat expresses condolences on passing of a famous Ukrainian politician, people’s deputy of Ukraine of the first convocation, deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of the USSR of the tenth and eleventh convocations KHOMENKO Mykola Hryhorovych

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19 August 2014

Within the framework of his visit to the Republic of Lithuania, Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov laid flowers to Taras Shevchenko monument in Vilnius

more
18 August 2014

Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov met with Speakers of Lithuania, Latvia, and Riksdag of the Kingdom of Sweden

more
18 August 2014

Oleksandr Turchynov: "Humanitarian assistance" of the Russian Federation consists of tanks, volley fire systems and weapons that destroy Ukrainians

more
18 August 2014

Oleksandr Turchynov: Not merely the fate of Ukraine but the fate of the European security system is being decided now

more
18 August 2014

Oleksandr Turchynov: We would like European Party to buy gas on the border with Russia

more
18 August 2014

Ukraine plans to build a liquefied natural gas terminal near Odesa in the nearest future, Oleksandr Turchynov

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18 August 2014

Oleksandr Turchynov: The Verkhovna Rada will soon ratify the Association Agreement with the EU

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News

31 May 2013, 14:32

The Chairman of the Committee on State Building and Local Self-Government Davyd Zhvaniya discussed issue of local self-government reform in Ukraine with the representatives of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

( Information Department of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Secretariat )

Davyd Zhvaniya noted that the local self-government reform is “one of the main tasks of the leadership of the state, as it leads to the systematic changes in the whole country.” According to him, the reform is directly connected with the formation of civic society. The Chairman of the Committee underlined also that it will become the main reform for other positive changes in the system of power relations in the state.  

People’s deputy got acquainted the UNDP representatives with the strategic directions of the Committee’s activities for the period of work of Parliament of the seventh convocation and ensured that realization of the reform is the main task for the Committee members. Davyd Zhvaniya hopes also that “in the hall of the Verkhovna Rada there will be many supporters of the local self-government reform.”  

The UNDP Deputy Country Director in Ukraine Olena Panova also spoke for the necessity of such reform in Ukraine.