On 10 May Charge d’Affaires a.i. Alisa Podolyak met with a group of Ukrainian students, who study in Riga under the program of European studies at the University of Latvia. Students from universities of Kyiv, Lviv, Dnipro and Poltava study international relations, international economic relations and law.
In Latvia Ukrainian students have an opportunity to learn European law, Latvia's European integration, acquire practical knowledge of public administration and leadership, visit governmental institutions. In particular, on 19 April the Ukrainian group met with Minister of Foreign Affairs of Latvia Edgars Rinkēvičs.
The EU Semester in Riga for Ukrainian students from regional higher educational institutions is implemented for the fourth year in a row with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Latvia.