Norway and Ukraine - 20 years of diplomatic relations

Tor 8 mars 2012
Tid: 14:00 Sted: NUPI Ledige plasser: 0

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The Norwegian Institute of International Affairs in collaboration with the Ukrainian Embassy to Norway takes great pleasure in inviting you to a seminar:

Norway and Ukraine - 20 years of diplomatic relations
How has the relationship between Norway and Ukraine evolved during the past 20 years, and how will it be shaped in the future?

Program 13:00-16:30

  • Ulf Sverdrup, NUPI DirectorWelcome address

20 Years of Diplomatic Relations: Historical Dimension

  • Тorgeir LarsenState Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway
  • Pavlo KlimkinDeputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine
  • Øyvind NordslettenAmbassador of Norway to Ukraine (1992-1996)
  • Q&A
  • Moderator: Geir Flikke, NUPI

Short break (14:10-14:20)

Norway and Ukraine: Present Developments and Plans for the Future

  • Oleg BilorusChairman of the Permanent Delegation of Ukraine to the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly, Head of the Standing Committee of Foreign Affairs of the Ukrainian Parliament
  • Jon FredriksenAmbassador of Norway to Ukraine
  • Vibeke GreniDeputy Director General, Ministry of Trade and Industry of Norway
  • Sigmund EckhougenManaging Director of the Norwegian Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce
  • B.AtamanenkoHead of the International Relations Department, State Space Agency of Ukraine
  • Q&A
  • Moderator: Tor Bukkvoll , FFI

Reception (15:45-16:30)