Annual General Meeting: Report for the First 3 Months of Operation

10.12.2023

On Monday, December 4th, the Annual General Meeting of UWA was held. The President of the Association, Dmytro Teslya, provided a report on the first 3 months of operation.

During this period, numerous meetings were held with international and Ukrainian representatives from the water sector, as well as with officials to advance the development of UWA and explore potential collaborations. Some of the key activities include:

  • Meeting with Deputy Minister of Infrastructure Oleksandr Butenko. A memorandum of cooperation will soon be signed.
  • Meeting with Deputy Minister of Ecology Oleksandr Krasnolutsky, with hopes for fruitful collaboration. Meetings also took place with WASH Cluster, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, UNICEF, and others.
  • Participation in Aqua Ukraine 2023, where the current situation in Ukraine’s water sector and UWA’s activities were presented.
  • Signing a memorandum of cooperation with the Mayor’s Club and conducting a webinar on water issues in communities.
  • Attracting a private donor, “Amed Khan,” enabling the provision of water to the communities of Myrivska and Tomakivska in Dnipropetrovsk.
  • Development of a project for the installation of reverse osmosis systems for facilities in Dnipropetrovsk affected by the terrorist attack on the Kakhovska HPP.

During the meeting, changes to the statute were approved, and the governing body, the Association Council, was formed, with members elected.

  • The association’s president is Dmytro Teslya;
  • “Nerex” – Artem Shyra;
  • “NU “IRTWV” – Oleksandr Kravchenko;
  • “Wasserkraft Bureau” – Yevhen Kun;
  • “Grundfos Ukraine” – Oleksiy Andriyashchenko;
  • “LVT Engineering” – Marina Lizunova;
  • Institute of Water Problems and Land Reclamation – Mykhailo Yatsyuk.

At the end of the meeting, UWA’s financial consultant, Lyudmyla Mishchuk, presented a report on the expenses and revenues of UWA for the first 3 months of operation.