On Thursday, July 15, 2021, the Institute for Economic Research and Policy Consulting (IER) in the framework of the EU-funded project “People for Democracy” and the project “COVID-19 impact on the effective collaboration between CSO with regional authority in Ukraine”, financed by the International Renaissance Foundation, hold an online discussion “Democracy on “Quarantine”? How local democracy tools worked out”.
On 30 June, the DiXi Group analytical center presented the first issue of the Rating of Electricity Suppliers in 2021. This time, experts noted the TOP 5 “improvements” in the rating and the TOP-5 “failures”.
The online round table held on 21 May 2021 was dedicated to the progress in implementation of the environmental impact assessment (EIA) improvement roadmap for the extractive sector.
On 26 January 2021, the Razumkov Centre together with the Representation of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation in Ukraine organised a round table “Ukraine’s sectoral integration into the EU: preconditions, prospects, challenges”.
This is stated in the monitoring report “Ukraine’s progress in implementation of 20 Eastern Partnership deliverables for 2020”, which was presented by the Ukrainian National Platform of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (UNP EaP CSF).
Transparency in Ukraine’s energy sector is average and has improved compared to previous years. This conclusion was reached by analysts who worked on the Energy Transparency Index of Ukraine 2020 study from DiXi Group Think Tank.
On 26 November 2020, the Institute for Economic Research and Policy Consulting (IER), with the support of the International Renaissance Foundation and the European Union, organised a discussion platform «COVID-19 and economic activity: a dilemma for local authorities». IER presented the eponymous study and discussed with representatives of local authorities and businesses the issues of how to support the business during the quarantine period.
On 11 November, DiXi Group presented the pilot issue of the Electricity Supplier Rating, which will be updated every six months.
On 4 November 2020, the Institute for Economic Research and Policy Consulting presented its new study prepared with the support of the USAID Competitive Economy Program (CEP).
The Ukrainian civic sector must uphold its independence and right to freedom of activities. Those and other issues were discussed when presenting an Initial Analysis of the Package of Draft Laws Related to CSOs Receiving Foreign Funding in Ukraine developed by the European Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ECNL), on Friday, October 2.