Political expertise quarterly: summer 2020


The expert poll “Political Quartal: Summer 2020” was conducted by the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation from July 14 to 22, 2020. A total of 75 civic activists, political analysts, and journalists were interviewed. The survey was focused on events of April – June 2020.

The main goal of the Political Expertise Quarterly series is upholding transparent governance in Ukraine. This survey is conducted on a regular basis. It is developed for monitoring of the efficiency of governmental decision making and framing credible political projections.

  • Expert assessment of the President’s effectiveness remains low. None of the respective areas of his activity gained 3 points (out of 5 possible).
  • Expert assessment of President Zelensky’s performance has not changed significantly since the previous quarter (January-March 2020).
  • According to expert opinion, the President’s communication with the society has deteriorated: the respective score decreased from 2.6 to 2.2 points.

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