From 3 to 10 June 2018, Internews Ukraine, the member-organisation of the Office, brought 10 Ukrainian journalists representing different areas of Ukraine to Brussels, for a study visit.
More than 20 million times Ukrainians have visited the EU during the first year of visa-free regime. Over 555 thousand Ukrainians have enjoyed the benefits of the visa-free travel.
On 7 June 2018, the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly held a meeting on electoral reforms in Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine, with the support of the European Platform for Democratic Elections.
47% of Ukrainians are ready to entrust the formation of Anti-Corruption Court to the representatives of anti-corruption civil society organisations. 38% consider that Western experts should be involved in this process.
On 28 May 2018, the European Policy Centre organised a conference on reforms in Ukraine, in the framework of the World Programme Ukraine Forum, and with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark.
On 25 May 2018, the Permanent Representation of Poland to the EU, the European Commission, the Mission of Ukraine to the EU and the US Mission to the European Union jointly organised a conference on the future of Ukraine’s pipeline system after 2019, which will mark the end of the transit contract between Naftogaz and Gazprom.
The seventh Ukraine Breakfast Debate took place on Thursday, 3 May 2018, on the topic of “The EU-Ukraine-Russia Energy Triangle: Nord Stream 2, energy security, and reforms in Ukraine”.
On April 25, the International Center for Policy Studies held an expert discussion on “Anti-Russian sanctions: an instrument of influence or demonstration of weakness?”.
On 25 April 2018, the Ukrainian Think Tanks Liaison Office in Brussels and CEPS Energy Climate House organised a joint event on the occasion of the release of a new report entitled “Ukraine and the Association Agreement in the energy sector: In a traffic jam?” prepared by our member DiXi Group and partners from the Energy Reform Coalition.
On April 24, 2018, a round-table discussion “War, Peace and Reintegration: What Happens after the ATO?” was held at the Verkhovna Rada Committees.