On 7 November, Riga Graduate School of Law (RGSL), together with the Embassy of Latvia in Ukraine hosted the Advanced and Intensive Programmes in Law and Economics alumni event in Kyiv.
The Ukrainian alumni community was welcomed by the Latvian Ambassador to Ukraine, H.E Ilgvars Kļava, Senior Assistance Coordinator US Embassy Kyiv, Mr David Schlaefer, and Head of RGSL International Projects Department, Mr. Krišs Ēlerts.
Since 2014, over 60 Ukrainian government officials and representatives from NGOs and academia have graduated from the Advanced and Intensive Programmes in EU Law and Economics. The Programmes are implemented with the financial support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Latvia and the United States State Department through the Development Cooperation Partnership. In the past, the Programmes have been generously supported by the Norwegian government and the Swedish Institute.