On November 26-27, 2017, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin will pay an official visit to the State of Israel.
The Head of the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry is scheduled to meet Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister of the State of Israel, Avigdor Lieberman, Defense Minister, other ministers, leaders, and deputies in the Knesset, as well as the leadership of the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Pavlo Klimkin, in his capacity of Chairman of the Ukrainian part of the Joint Ukrainian-Israeli Intergovernmental Commission on Trade and Economic Cooperation, and Zeev Elkin, Minister of Environmental Protection of Israel, Minister of Jerusalem Affairs and Heritage, Chairman of the Israeli part of the Joint Ukrainian-Israeli Intergovernmental Commission on Trade and Economic Cooperation, will discuss the progress in implementation of agreements reached at the 10th meeting of the Commission. The Ministers will elaborate further steps to intensify practical cooperation in economic and investment spheres, as well as in the fields of high technologies and development of startups in Ukraine.
The economic component of the visit includes, apart from discussion of relevant issues during the planned meetings, visits of Pavlo Klimkin to leading Israeli research and development companies, startup companies and to the Technology Transfer Company of The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine will confer with journalists of the leading Israeli media outlets.