Portuguese deputy has confirmed his participation in the 11th Europe – Ukraine Forum

Ricardo Bexiga, Chairman of the Parliamentary Group of Friendship with Ukraine from the Portuguese parliament has confirmed his participation in the 11th Europe-Ukraine Forum

Ricardo Bexiga will attend in the 11th Europe-Ukraine Forum in Rzeszów. Mr Bexiga holds a degree in Law from the Portuguese Catholic University; he specialises in European law.

He started his political career in 1988 as a member of the City Council of Gondomar. Later on, he also served on the City Council of Porto (2005-2008) and Maia (2013-2017). Since 2017, he was elected to the Portuguese Parliament, where he sits on the European Affairs Committee, the Committee on Economy, Innovation and Public Works, and the Committee on Labour and Social Security.

He will take part in the discussion panel entitled: “Ukrainians in European Countries. Science, Work, Politics.” The participants of the debate will discuss how Ukrainians living abroad are shaping the image of their country.