On 15 Match 2017, the Economic policy department of the Lviv regional state administration and the civic organization “European Dialogue” organized a seminar “Sectoral budget support of the EU: directions, financing, project development”.

On 13 March 2017,  the “European Dialogue” organized a round-table discussion that brought  together representatives of the civil society sector, executives of the Lviv regional state administration, deputies of the Lviv state Council and chief editors of mass media organisations to discuss if nongovernmental think tanks and state authorities can be partners in fostering reforms or whether they are two paralleling realities.

On March 8, 2017 professor Volodymyr Dubovyk from the Center for International Studies of Odessa Mechnikov National University visited the University of Oklahoma in Norman, Oklahoma. He has delivered a talk on “Ukraine: still looking westward? Relations with the European Union, NATO and the United States”.

President of the analytical center “Dixi Group” Olena Pavlenko participated in an experts’ meeting chaired by the Prime minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman. The participants discussed the ways to reform the energy sector of the country and the mechanisms of energy market liberalization.

On March 3, 2017, the Civil Network OPORA in cooperation with the Ministry of Interior and the National Police held a conference “Improving legislation on liability for electoral crimes”.

International Centre for Policy Studies supported by the International Renaissance Foundation held on February 28, 2017 a roundtable discussion “International Interim Administration as a model for conflict resolution in Donbas”. ICPS experts presented a study on the opportunities and obstacles to the establishing of the Transitional Administration in the non-controlled territories of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions.

Experts of the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation Oleksii Haran and Oleksii Sydorchuk presented on February 23, 2017 in Milan a public and expert opinion survey while discussing current internal and external challenges of Ukraine.

On February 27-28, in Berlin took place a meeting of Ukrainian, Russian and German experts for discussion of matters related to the Russia-Ukraine conflict.

Dixi Group analyst Denis Nazarenko participated in the conference “Transformation ‘17” organized by the Vox Ukraine on March 3, 2017. The event was devoted to Ukraine’s reforms in the sphere of energy and housing and communal services.

“Since the conference foresaw participation of numerous local and regional media, there is a reason to hope that the importance of these reform areas will become a part of an information discourse beyond the capital”, said Denis Nazarenko

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The President of the Dixi Group, Olena Pavlenko, participated in the 4th CEPS Ideas Lab “Reconstructing Europe”, which took place on February 23-24 in Brussels. The participants debated issues of Brexit, trade, sustainable development as well as social and energy issues.