In the presence of President Viktor Yanukovych and Prime Minister of Canada Stephen Harper the intergovernmental Memorandum of understanding on youth exchange programs was signed in Kyiv, according to the Press office of President Viktor Yanukovych.

The document was signed by Minister of Ukraine for Family, Youth and Sports Ravil Safiullin and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Canada to Ukraine Daniel Caron.

The main purpose of the Memorandum is to provide young people of the two countries with additional opportunities to travel, live and work in Ukraine and Canada.