On 27 June 2018, Denmark jointly with Ukraine hosted the Second International Ukraine Reform Conference in Copenhagen.
After the opening plenary session attended by the Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman, Danish Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs of the United Kingdom Boris Johnson, High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, high-level representatives from the USA and foreign ministers from Canada, Latvia, Sweden, Turkey, Estonia, Lithuania, Norway and other European countries, the ministers, MPs and representatives of international organisations proceeded to Good Governance and Economic Development discussion panels held under the Сhatham House Rule.
The conference provided a platform to bring the international community together with Ukrainian Government, civil society and private sector representatives and discuss reform outcomes and key priorities for 2018-2019.
The Third International Ukraine Reform Conference will be held in Canada in 2019.
“We have brought about changes and opened up opportunities. We keep moving forward and our economy has been growing for eight consecutive quarters. We have serious tasks ahead of us, but what really matters is people’s understanding that things change for their benefit,” Volodymyr Groysman said.