28.05. The UN called on the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine to accelerate the ratification of the Istanbul Convention - the Council of Europe treaty on combating violence against women, including domestic violence. Thus, the UN actually expressed support for 25 thousand Ukrainians who signed the corresponding petition to the President of Ukraine.
28.05. The US Department of Defense has informed Congress that the Ukrainian government has made the necessary progress in key reforms and can therefore count on additional $ 125 million in assistance.
28.05. The European Commission proposed borrowing €7.7bn on the financial markets to increase spending on vaccines, drugs and healthcare over the next four years.