The Sweden-Ukraine DH team works on preparation of the launching conference, which will take place on 3 October 2019 in Kyiv. At the conference the Programme goals and objectives will be presented and how to participate in the Sweden-Ukraine District Heating Programme will be informed.

The invitees include:

  • Representatives of 23 Ukrainian cities and their DH companies;
  • Swedish Embassy in Ukraine;
  • Ukrainian national executive authorities – Minregion, Minfin, SAEE, Antimonopoly committee of Ukraine;
  • Representatives of NEFCO, IFC, GIZ and other International financial institutions;
  • Representatives of Media.

We foresee in total some 80 participants in the event.

The conference speeches will cover:

  • Why district heating? Why is district heating needed in Ukraine?
  • Vision for Ukrainian district heating based on Swedish experience
  • DemoUkrainaDH: results and lessons learned
  • SUDH Programme: vision, mission, objectives, eligibility criteria and project financing
  • How to participate in the new Sweden-Ukraine DH (SUDH) Programme

It is expected that participants of the conference together will discuss a very important issue – how to ensure sustainable development of district heating in Ukraine.

Read more about the SUDH programme here.