Charity Foundation for Protection of Freedom of Speech was established in Ukraine with the aim of protecting journalists and preventing pressure on the media. The initiator of this was Ukraine's MP of V, VI and VII convocations Hanna Herman, who became a Chairperson of the Supervisory Board.
The Supervisory Board also includes:
-People's Artists of Ukraine Volodymyr Moiseienko and Volodymyr Danylets, composer, Merited Artist Volodymyr Bystryakov;
- Ukrainian jurist and politician, academician of the National Academy of Legal Sciences of Ukraine, MP Vitaliy Zhuravsky;
- Chairman of the National Medical Chamber of Ukraine and the Institute of Vaccinology and Immunobiotics Serhiy Kravchenko;
- Associate Professor, Honored Doctor of Ukraine Lyudmyla Moskalenko;
- Chairman of the Board of the Сultural Center of Ukraine NGO, General Producer of the nationwide ceremony "Future of the Nation" Vladyslav Bahinsky.
The tasks of Charity Foundation for Protection of Freedom of Speech include development of journalism in Ukraine; support for the freedom of speech; protection and support of the legitimate rights and interests of journalists and other media workers, and constitutional human rights and freedom.
Priority areas of work - raising funds from legal entities and individuals and their use for targeted assistance to journalists and media workers; representation and public protection of journalists' rights; promoting international support for the rights and freedoms of journalists; holding mass events (round tables, conferences, press conferences) in support of journalists and freedom of speech in Ukraine; participation in cultural, educational, publishing, charitable events dedicated to freedom of speech and human rights; holding creative competitions for journalists and media workers
Anyone wishing to support the initiative can transfer funds using the following details:
CHARITY ORGANIZATION "CHARITY FOUNDATION FOR THE PROTECTION OF FREEDOM OF SPEECH"
REQUISITES IN AKORDBANK
IBAN NUMBER UA323806340000026002192902001
PUAT "KB "AKORDBANK"
beneficiary bank code 380634
REQUISITES IN PRIVATBANK
IBAN NUMBER UA303052990000026005030121292 – hryvnia
UA283052990000026009000125785 – US dollar
UA293052990000026004000120990 – euro
JSC CB "PRIVATBANK"
beneficiary bank code 305299
The purpose of the payment: charitable assistance in favor of the charity fund "Charity Foundation for Protection of Freedom of Speech"