The Ukraine Solidarity Campaign recently hosted a special Parliamentary briefing on Ukraine, Resistance and Reconstruction: Issues for the post-war recovery.

The Russian invasion of Ukraine is recognised as the largest European conflict since World War II.  Ukrainian resistance has been an inspiration and discussions are beginning on how best to organise Ukraine’s post-war recovery.  

The rebuilding of Ukraine will be one of the most challenging undertakings of the twenty-first century.  

The Briefing speakers were:

Mykhailo Volynets Chairperson of the Confederation of Free Trade Unions  

Vasily Andreev, Vice-Chairman of the Federation of Trade Unions of Ukraine 

Dr Yuliya Yurchenko of Social Movement (Ukraine) and of the University of Greenwich 

 Bohdan Ferens Social Democratic Platform (Ukraine) 

Mick Antoniw MS, Counsel General and Minister for the Constitution 

Dr Gregory Schwartz, University of Bristol