Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky regards the ban on Russian online platforms to be inefficient. Meanwhile, Ukraine is still facing Russian information aggression. UkraineWorld prepared conclusions to bear in mind after the 2-year long ban.
The Data Journalism Agency TEXTY conducted a media monitoring of Russian disinformation topics for the period of 17 – 23 June 2019.
The Data Journalism Agency TEXTY conducted a media monitoring of Russian disinformation topics for the period of 10 – 16 June 2019.
The opinion poll was conducted by the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation from 3 May to 14 June 2019 at the request of the ZMINA Human Rights Information Center with the support of Freedom House Ukraine. A total of 127 journalists were interviewed.
The Data Journalism Agency TEXTY conducted a media monitoring of Russian disinformation topics for the period of May 27 – June 2, 2019.
Internews Ukraine experts have prepared a comprehensive overview of Ukrainian media sphere for the Media Landscapes project launched by the European Journalism Centre (EJC), in partnership with the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science (OCW).
Russian President Vladimir Putin did not congratulate Volodymyr Zelenskiy on his presidential election victory. It does not mean the Kremlin refused to support him though.
While democracy is often under attack today through its own means and gaps, a new problem has emerged on how to protect freedom of speech. On April 12, Internews Ukraine and UkraineWorld held a special discussion at the 12th Kyiv Security Forum (an annual event by Open Ukraine Foundation).
Ukraine is still on the frontline of Russian strategies to “weaponise” information and use information as a tool in its a confrontation with the world’s democracies. UkraineWorld analysed this in its publications Words and Wars, Taming the Hydra, as well as in other publications contained in the InfoWars section.
On March 31, Ukrainians go to the polls to elect their sixth president. An openly pro-Russian candidate is unlikely to win. However, Moscow is watching closely and cares about the outcome.