Observers from the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) will hold a press conference on the opening of the observation mission to the local elections in Ukraine on Wednesday, 23 September.

What: An introduction to the role of the ODIHR election observation mission and its planned activities.

The press conference can be attended in person or via Zoom (details below).

Who: Ingibjörg Sólrún Gisladóttir, Head of the ODIHR Election Observation Mission.

When: 14.00 on 23 September 2020.

Where: Hilton Kyiv Hotel, Tarasa Shevchenko Boulevard, 30.


  • No registration is necessary if you are attending the press conference in person, but only questions from journalists will be taken.
  •  To take part via Zoom, please register with: Katya Andrusz, ODIHR spokesperson, [email protected] and Veronica Laputska, media analyst: [email protected] or +380678802642.

For further information on ODIHR’s election observation activities in Ukraine, please visit: