Agriteam Country Director Tawnia Ammar attended a breakfast meeting between Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chrystia Freeland, and several Ukrainian ministers who are advocating for much needed government reform in Ukraine. Included in the breakfast were long standing EDGE partners on priority reform initiatives; the Ministers of Finance, Health, Infrastructure, Justice and the Presidential Representative for Children.

EDGE is a five year responsive project funded by Global Affairs Canada, designed to support reform initiatives across the Government of Ukraine on some of the most pressing issues related to rule of law, anti-corruption, public administration, finance and regional economic development. EDGE responds to critical needs of the Ukrainian government, at the national and regional level, in planning, implementing and communicating about governance and economic growth reforms.

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Pictured from left to right: Agriteam’s Tawnia Ammar; the Presidential Representative for Child’s Rights; Ministers for Defence, Justice and Economy; Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers; Regional Development Representatives; the First Vice Prime Minister; Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland; Ministers of Finance and Health; the Ambassador of Ukraine.