Community Reception for Ukrainian Journalists


Community Reception for Ukrainian Journalists


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Thursday, November 8th, 5:30-7:30 PM

BRIO Tuscan Grille

502 Nichols Road, Kansas City, MO 64112

Join us on Nov 8th to celebrate the program completion for 5 journalists from Ukraine. These visitors are in Kansas City as part of the prestigious Open World Program.

Mr. Yurii

Current Position: Editor, Public Broadcasting Television, Ternopil Regional Directorate

During the work he shows his significant leadership skills and initiative, as well as the ability to work in a team. In addition, Yurii is a very active cultural figure, organizes artistic festivals and literary readings.

Ms. Liubov

Current Position: Communications Manager, Coalition of NGOs "Ternopil Center for Reforms"

In recent years, Liuboy has been working in the field of cooperation with the public as well as in the area of coverage: fighting corruption, achieving transparency in the work of local authorities, defending the interests of entrepreneurs and civil society organizations in the city, implementing reforms and activating civil society.

Ms Maia

Current Position: Regional Representative in the Volyn Region, Institute of Mass Information

Maia often writes about compliance with journalistic standards and media cooperation with the police. She would like to know how the police work in the USA, and how they work with journalists.

Ms. Kateryna

Current Position: Journalist, Hromadske Radio

Independent media. Two formats: radio and website. I'm engaged in preparing news for broadcast and publication. I work on reportage and analytical materials (themes: social life, human rights, politics).

Ms. Solomiia

Current Position: Instructor, Ukrainian Catholic University

Solomiya Kryvenko is a talented journalist and scientist. She is the daughter of a Ukrainian journalist who has become a symbol of freedom of speech in our country. Continuing her father's work, since 2010, Solomiya has written journalistic texts for various media, including Zik, Vlaskor, Insider.