Monitoring co-rapporteurs to visit Ukraine

Jordi Xuclà (Spain, ALDE) and Axel Fischer (Germany, EPP/CD), co-rapporteurs of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) on the honouring of obligations and commitments by Ukraine, will visit the country from 1 to 3 February, to assess the constitutional and judicial reforms, the fight against corruption and recent political developments.

In Kyiv, the co-rapporteurs are due to meet the President of the Republic, the First Deputy Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada, the Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Utilities as well as the Justice and Foreign Ministers.

Meetings are also scheduled with the Chairman of the parliamentary Committee on Corruption Prevention and Counteraction, the Head of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau, and with representatives of political parties, NGOs and the diplomatic community.