Representatives of the clergy and laity of the Christian Churches on September 26 within the 5th Ecumenical Social Week at the round table talked over the controversial issues of the role of Churches in the development of civil society.

Within the framework of the 5th Ecumenical Social Week took part seminar-exchange "International and domestic experience in cross-sectoral partnership." The seminar was held in the format of co-reports on the theme "New project of microcrediting for people in difficult circumstances" (Canada-France-Ukraine).

The first day of the 5th Ecumenical Social Week, September 25, began with the Academic Conference "The future of democracy in Ukraine."
Among the honored guests of the conference were: Arsenii Yatsenyuk, Chairman of the Board of Joint Opposition (All-ukrainian union

Opening of the 5th Ecumenical Social Week on September 25 began with ecumenical prayer, who led Bishop Boris Gudziak, rector of UCU.