Updated - Itinerary for Minister of Foreign Affairs during the Ukraine Reform Conference in Toronto

Media advisory

July 1, 2019 - The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will meet in Toronto from July 2 to 4, 2019, with ministers from the Government of Ukraine, foreign ministers and a wide range of international partners at the third international Ukraine Reform Conference, to support Ukraine in realizing its ambitious democratic and economic reforms and to showcase the innovation, opportunity and democracy in Ukraine.

Only accredited media with an identification badge will have access to the ministerial meeting on July 2. Accreditation to the ministerial meeting will provide full access to Ukraine House Toronto on July 3 and 4.

Many elements of the ministerial meeting will be livestreamed in English on Twitter at @UkrReformConf and on Facebook at @UkrReformConf, as well as in Ukrainian on Twitter at @CanEmbUkraine and on Facebook at @CanadainUkraine, as well as at the links below. The livestreams follow the schedule.

Media can also access the official photos of the Ukraine Reform Conference at: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/5q5f1t17nytvjap/AADCB-7Rde3lIu5SWAInrcESa?dl=0

Schedule of events for July 2, 2019

Event: Official arrivals of minister heads of delegation 
Time: 8:30a.m. ET 
Location: University of Toronto 
Notes for media: Photo opportunity, open to accredited media only. Media must arrive by 8:15a.m. ET.

Event: Indigenous blessing
Time: 8:55 a.m. ET 
Location: University of Toronto 
Notes for media: Open to accredited media only. The event will be livestreamed.

Event: Opening remarks
Time: 9 a.m. ET 
Location: University of Toronto 
Notes for media: Open to accredited media only. The event will be livestreamed.

Event: Presentation of the Toronto Principles
Time: 9:15 a.m. ET 
Location: University of Toronto 
Notes for media: Open to accredited media only. The event will be livestreamed.

Event: Panel 1: Ukraine – Sovereign, Secure and Prosperous
Time: 9:20 a.m. ET 
Location: University of Toronto 
Notes for media: Open to accredited media only. The event will be livestreamed.

Event: Panel 2: Vision – Ukraine as a High-Income Country
Time: 10:30 a.m. ET 
Location: University of Toronto 
Notes for media: Open to accredited media only. The event will be livestreamed.

Event: National statements
Time: 11:30 a.m. ET 
Location: University of Toronto 
Notes for media: Open to accredited media only. The event will be livestreamed.

Event: Minister Freeland will attend bilateral meeting between the Rt. Hon. Justin Trudeau Prime Minister of Canada and President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy.
Time: 12:45 p.m. ET 
Location: Ontario Room, Convention Floor, Fairmont Royal York, 100 Front Street West, Toronto, Ontario 
Notes for media: Pooled photo opportunity at the beginning of the meeting.

Event: Panel 3: Top-Down, Bottom-Up – Integrity, Inclusivity and Governance
Time: 2:00 p.m. ET 
Location: University of Toronto 
Notes for media: Open to accredited media only. The event will be livestreamed.

Event: National statements
Time: 3:15 p.m. ET 
Location: University of Toronto 
Notes for media: Open to accredited media only. The event will be livestreamed.

Event: Family photo
Time: 4:05 p.m. ET 
Location: University of Toronto 
Notes for media: Photo opportunity for television cameras and still photographers, open to accredited media only.

Event: Minister Freeland to introduce Prime Minister Trudeau at the Ukraine Reform Conference
Time: 4:30 p.m. ET 
Location: University of Toronto 
Notes for media: Open to accredited media only. The event will be livestreamed.

Event: Media availability with Minister Freeland and Stepan Kubiv, First Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine  
Time: 5:30 p.m. ET 
Location: University of Toronto 
Notes for media: Open to accredited media only. The event will be livestreamed.

Event: Minister Freeland to attend Ukraine Reform Conference dinner where Prime Minister Trudeau will deliver toast.
Time: 7:30 p.m. ET 
Location: Ballroom, Convention Floor, Fairmont Royal York, 100 Front Street West, Toronto, Ontario 
Notes for media: Pooled coverage of remarks.

Media can also access a livestream of the Ukraine Reform Conference at the following links:

English streams

RTMP: rtmp://b7919d.entrypoint.cloud.wowza.com/app-9d0f/228718d6
Adobe HDS: https://wowzaprod8-lh.akamaihd.net/z/8bc248d6_1@732620/manifest.f4m 
Apple HLS: https://wowzaprod8-lh.akamaihd.net/i/8bc248d6_1@732620/master.m3u8

French streams

RTMP: rtmp://2e35b4.entrypoint.cloud.wowza.com/app-1e17/0e90fc5e
Adobe HDS: https://wowzaprodhd96-lh.akamaihd.net/z/89e8a657_1@733166/manifest.f4m 
Apple HLS: https://wowzaprodhd96-lh.akamaihd.net/i/89e8a657_1@733166/master.m3u8

Ukrainian streams

RTMP: rtmp://1f7ff8.entrypoint.cloud.wowza.com/app-c3df/384194ed
Adobe HDS: https://wowzaprodhd96-lh.akamaihd.net/z/5869ab2c_1@150461/manifest.f4m 
Apple HLS: https://wowzaprodhd96-lh.akamaihd.net/i/5869ab2c_1@150461/master.m3u8

Contacts

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media@international.gc.ca
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