Hanna Ihorivna Novosad (Ukrainian: Ганна Ігорівна Новосад; born 28 July 1990[1]) is a Ukrainian educational activist, civil servant and politician.[2] On 29 August 2019, she was appointed as the Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine in the Honcharuk Government.[3][4][5]

Hanna Novosad
Ганна Новосад
Ганна Новосад КМУ.jpg
11th Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine
Assumed office
29 August 2019
Prime MinisterOleksiy Honcharuk
Preceded byLiliya Hrynevych
People's Deputy of Ukraine
In office
29 August 2019 – 29 August 2019
Personal details
Born
Hanna Ihorivna Novosad

(1990-07-28) 28 July 1990 (age 29)
Ladyzhyn, Vinnytsia Oblast, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union
Political partyServant of the People
EducationUkrainian Humanities Lyceum
National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy
Maastricht University
Occupationeducational activist
civil servant
politician

BiographyEdit

In 2007, she graduated from the Ukrainian Humanities Lyceum at the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv.[6] In 2011, Novosad received a Bachelor's degree in Political Science from the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy. In 2013, she received a Master's degree in European Studies from Maastricht University (the Netherlands).[7][8] Novosad is fluent in English and German.[9]

She is a Fellow of the Open Society Fund.[9]

During 2012–2013, Novosad had internships in think tanks in Spain and the Czech Republic. Member of the Canada-Ukraine Parliamentary Program.[9]

From 2014 to 2019, she worked at the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine. From March to November 2014, Novosad served as an advisor to the Minister of Education and Science Serhiy Kvit. Until December 2017, she headed the Department of International Cooperation and European Integration of the Ministry of Education and Science.[10]

From December 2017 to August 2019, she was the Head of the Directorate of Strategic Planning and European Integration of the Ministry of Education and Science.[11]

Novosad is a member of the Servant of the People political party.[9] She was elected to the Verkhovna Rada in 2019.[12]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Новосад Ганна Ігорівна". Central Election Commission (in Ukrainian). Retrieved September 18, 2019.
  2. ^ "We Congratulate Foreign Students on their Victory". Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design. December 17, 2017. Retrieved September 18, 2019.
  3. ^ "Hanna Novosad met with Education Ombudsman Serhii Horbachov". Government of Ukraine. September 10, 2019. Retrieved September 18, 2019.
  4. ^ "Parliament approves new Cabinet of Ministers". www.ukrinform.net. Retrieved 2019-09-21.
  5. ^ "Back to school for Ukraine's new government". www.intellinews.com. 2019-09-02. Retrieved 2019-09-21.
  6. ^ "Новосад Ганна Ігорівна". Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine (in Ukrainian). Retrieved September 18, 2019.
  7. ^ "FASoS alumna Hanna Novosad appointed minister in Ukraine". Maastricht University. September 2, 2019. Retrieved September 18, 2019.
  8. ^ Master European Studies alumna Hanna Novosad
  9. ^ a b c d "Hanna Novosad said to head Education Ministry". LB.ua. August 28, 2019. Retrieved September 18, 2019.
  10. ^ "Meet the Ministers: What We Know About Ukraine's New Cabinet". Hromadske International. August 30, 2019. Retrieved September 18, 2019.
  11. ^ Lebed, Natalia (August 30, 2019). "New faces of Ukrainian Cabinet: Who is who in government under PM Honcharuk?". 112.International. Retrieved September 18, 2019.
  12. ^ "Some 254 MPs enter Rada from Servant of the People, 124 MPs from other parties, 46 MPs self-appointed". Interfax-Ukraine. July 26, 2019. Retrieved September 18, 2019.

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