On 8 June 2011 the meeting of Coordinative Council of the activists of Ukrainian community of Latvia was held. The meeting was attended by Ambassador of Ukraine to the Republic of Latvia Mr. Anatoliy Oliynyk.
Anatoliy Oliynyk got acquainted with the work of Ukrainian cultural organizations in Latvia. The problems of Ukrainian community in Latvia and the ways of their possible solutions were discussed.
The main topic of the meeting was the preparation of the Fifth Universal Forum of Ukrainians that is to be held in Kyiv in August 2011. The possible main events to be held in Latvia in 2011-2012 with participation of Ukrainian diaspora were also discussed. It was agreed that the priorities should be given to the celebration of the 100 years jubilee of Ukrainian diaspora of Latvia, 20 years of Ukraine’s Independence and 5 years of Union of Ukrainian communities of Latvia.
In the event took part the heads of the Ukrainian cultural and educational organizations from Riga, Vangazhi, Jelgava, Ventspils and other regions of the Republic of Latvia.