07 December 2016
Populism is replaced by analytics, as slogans-and-declarations by facts-and-researches, and promises-and-projects are neglected by thoughtfully made decisions. For a modern state, such a scenario is mostly required. To realize it, think tanks, which are rapidly gaining momentum and have significant influence on the of public policy "agenda", could help.
30 November 2016
AUCO "Fulcrum" in partnership with the Women's Consortium of Ukraine and the National Assembly of the Disabled of Ukraine with the support of the International Renaissance Foundation and the Coalition for Combating Discrimination in Ukraine presented Ukrainian Corporate Equality Index 2016.
28 November 2016
On December 2, 2016 the Transcarpathian Roma Association for Musical Culture “Lautari” organizes the 19th International Romani Festival of Jazz Art "Pap-Jazz-Fest-2016" in Uzhgorod, in the regional puppet theatre. The festival begins at 5 p.m.
24 November 2016
People have already experienced the benefits of decentralization. Therefore, they should be actively involved in the reforming and managing of the local life.
21 November 2016
On November 17, 2016 Kyiv hosted a VoxUkraine conference «The power of words. The responsibility of the media and calls-2017 " with the support of the International Renaissance Foundation.
21 November 2016
II Crimean forum of former politician prisoners of the communist regimes, representatives of national liberation movements and human rights defenders culminated in the signing of the final document of appeal to the President of Ukraine and foreign governments called "Universal values are the guarantee of security in the world."
14 November 2016
"The reforms are not only the Patrol Police officers, but all of us at the first place", these words said by the Patrol Police inspector Sergiy Lyakh, were the theme of an open dialogue "Police and students: an honest conversation face-to-face" held in a social activity hub "Studio 42" in Kharkiv on November 9.
10 November 2016
A regular bilateral meeting of the Civil Society Platform for Ukraine - EU (CSP) took place on November 8-9, 2016 in Kyiv.
01 November 2016
According to the Ministry of Health, about 17 500 children, according to UNICEF, this number may be from 30 to 70 000 young patients are in need.
24 October 2016
Bohdan-Volodymyr Hawrylyshyn passed away. He was a public activist, scholar, member of the Club of Rome, a philanthropist.
21 October 2016
The University of Tartu (Estonia) announces a call for doctoral candidates and PhD-holding academics for a five-month fellowship at the Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies, supported by the Eurasia Program of the Open Society Foundations.
07 October 2016
The world is witnessing a humanitarian catastrophe of historic proportions. It is happening in Syria. It is being perpetrated by the president of Russia, Vladimir Putin, in support of his protégé, Bashar al-Assad. Russian planes are bombing the civilian population of Aleppo, the country’s second-largest city, to assist Syrian government forces on the ground. The combined assault has, among other things, put...
06 October 2016
On October 5, the materials proving the scale and systemic character of crimes against civilians committed during the Euromaidan events were filed to the International Criminal Court. A formal letter to the court in Hague was signed at the press conference by Markiyan Galabala, one of the Heavenly Hundred’s attorneys, and Roman Romanov, Human Rights and Justice Program Initiative Director, the International...
30 September 2016
The 12th EITI and PWYP Eurasia Regional Meeting was held in Lviv on 27-30 September 2016 by the Secretariat of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI), the Publish What You Pay (PWYP), National Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), and the International Renaissance Foundation. The meeting was attended by the representatives of ten EITI country members of the Eurasian region.
21 September 2016
The International Renaissance Foundation (IRF), Institute for Euro-Atlantic Cooperation (IEAC) and Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) are delighted to invite you to their first specialist discussion, within a new workshop series under the title "Decentralization Experts Platform" (DEP).
20 September 2016
George Soros, the chairman and founder of the Open Society Foundations, today pledged to invest up to $500 million to help to meet the challenges posed by the global crisis of forced migration.