A high-ranking delegation from the Ukrainian Parliament, together with the honorary Consul of Israel to Ukraine Oleg Vishnyakov, yesterday visited the Knesset, met with the Director General of the Knesset Ronen Raft. The raft told about various technological innovation used in the Israeli Parliament, among them such as: «green Knesset» — new ways of saving water and electricity installation on the roof of the Knesset solar panels, switching to electronic tablets to record information, electronic voting in the parliamentary commissions, the change in the normal electrical appliances and light bulbs for more economical and more environmentally friendly.
Most pressing for Ukrainian Parliament was the question of the presence of deputies. In the Knesset this issue has been resolved — on the electronic scoreboard, located in the lobby of the building, showing photos of all members who are present at the meeting. Information open to all.
Ukrainian representatives praised the high efficiency and adaptability of the Israeli Parliament, and expressed particular interest in the system of registration of attendance of deputies. They noted that in the Parliament there is no such system and prior to voting and meetings, it is sometimes difficult to understand who is at your workplace.
In addition, the delegation met with the Deputy Tali Plaskow («Kulan»). The head of the parliamentary Association of the Ukraine-Israel promised to Mr. Vishnyakov to transfer to the Charter of Ukrainian deputies of the Israeli Knesset. Given the environment that prevails today in the Verkhovna Rada, the gift more than helpful. This articles contains a variety of protocols of conduct prescribes the ethical standards in Parliament and debates.