On October 24, under the chairmanship of Vice Prime Minister Viacheslav Kyrylenko, a meeting of the interdepartmental working group on the preparation and holding of the International Forum devoted to the 85th anniversary of the Holodomor of 1932-1933 in Ukraine was held.
The meeting of the working group was attended by representatives of the Ukrainian Institute of National Rememrance, the Ukrainian World Congress, the Public Committee for commemorating the victims of the Holodomor-Genocide of 1932-1933 in Ukraine, representatives of the Presidential Administration, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Culture, the Ministry of Information policy, Ministry of Education and Science and Kyiv City State Administration (KCSA).
The participants discussed the state of preparations for the holding of the International Forum dedicated to the Holodomor of 1932-1933 in Ukraine.
On the results of the meeting, the Ukrainian Institute of National Remembrance was commissioned in a one-week’s term, taking into account the proposals made, to finalize and publish the program of the scientific symposium of the Forum and, together with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Culture, KSCA and other authorities, in close cooperation with the representatives of the public, to provide preparation, holding and coverage of all events of the forum at the appropriate level accounting for the international status of the event.
It should be noted that the International Forum on the 85th anniversary of the Holodomor of 1932-1933 Ukraine Remembers - the World Acknowledges will take place on November 22-24 in Kyiv, in the framework of which there has been planned a scientific symposium, artistic actions, a memorial meeting of the Verkhovna Rada and nationwide events with participation of the President of Ukraine and heads of other states. Over 500 foreign participants have been invited to participate in the International Forum, including heads of government and parliament, leaders of international organizations, foreign scholars studying the Holodomor, representatives of educational, museum and cultural institutions.