Yuri Shevchuk was the keynote speaker at the International Mother’s Language Day Event

On March 1, 2018 Yuri Shevchuk was the keynote speaker at the International Mother’s Language Day Event traditionally held at the United Nations New York headquarters. 
 
The event was organized by such NGOs as the World Federation of Ukrainian Women’s Organizations, the Ukrainian Congress Committee of America and others under the aegis of the Permanent Mission of Ukraine at the United Nations. Yuri Shevchuk's keynote address was entitled “Language and National Sovereignty in the Ukrainian Revolution of 1917-20 and Today“

Photo caption (left Yuri Shevchuk, right Volodymyr Yelchenko, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Ukraine to the UN