12 December 2017
At the invitation of the IRF, a representative of the Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court personally visited Kyiv to directly communicate with Ukrainian counterparts, to tell about the Office's work as part of a preliminary study of the situation in Ukraine.
11 December 2017
The government would have you believe that I am an enemy of the Hungarian people. Nothing could be further from the truth.
07 December 2017
On October 11, a unique large-scale study of the actual practice of public prosecutors at the stage of pre-trial investigation was released. The study titled "The Role of the Public Prosecutor at the Pre-Trial Stage of the Criminal Proceedings" was conducted through the initiative of the International Renaissance Foundation during 2016-2017 by a group of 18 researchers. They assessed the actual practice of...
30 November 2017
On 30 November - 1 December the International Conference "Inclusion for All: Educational Policy and Practice" brought together international and Ukrainian experts on inclusive education as well as government officials.
29 November 2017
The Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine noted during the expert talk that the challenges which Ukraine was confronted with detected gaps in the international law which was developed without taking into account modern hybrid warfare.
27 November 2017
The awards were presented during the international conference "Practices of Palliative Care in the Eurasian Region", which took place in October 2017 in Ivano-Frankivsk.
23 November 2017
Delegates from Ukraine, Georgia, Moldova, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Belarus, Poland, Armenia, Azerbaijan, the United States of America call on the Governments of the countries of the Eurasian region.
22 November 2017
On October 9, 2017, the Hungarian government mailed a national consultation to all eight million eligible Hungarian voters purporting to solicit their opinions about a so-called “Soros Plan.” The statements in the national consultation contain distortions and outright lies that deliberately mislead Hungarians about George Soros’s views on migrants and refugees. Hungarian government officials also falsely...
16 November 2017
Following the initiative of and receiving support from the International Renaissance Foundation, the Centre will be developing a special area in its work — build-up of a communication bridge between representatives of the civil society and citizens from various regions (federal lands) of Germany.
14 November 2017
Good cooperation between our countries is a key factor in the security and stability of the region and the well-being of our societies.
08 November 2017
This interview was taken during the international conference «Practice of Palliative Care in Eurasia Region» in Ivano-Frankivsk on 17-19th October, 2017. Original text is published at LB.ua.
23 October 2017
The adoption of the above laws is also important in regard to the long-lasting efforts of the Foundation and its program “Public Health” aimed to support initiatives and projects whose output was taken into account during the preparation of these draft laws. At the same time, the adopted law is based on meticulous expert work assisted by the Foundation following the initiative of George Soros.
18 October 2017
George Soros has announced his decision to give USD 18 billion of his own wealth to the Open Society Foundations, a network that he founded. This step will significantly strengthen the wing of philanthropy aiming at supporting the development of successful democratic societies based on respect for human rights and the rule of law. Today the Open Society Foundations, to which the International Renaissance...
17 October 2017
On October 17–18, the international conference “Palliative Care Practices in the Eurasian Region. Experience Exchange” is hosted in Ivano-Frankivsk. The event is attended by representatives of the World Health Organization, Healthcare Ministry of Ukraine, Europe and Central Asia department of “Human Rights Watch”, Open Society Foundation as well as experts in palliative care from 9 countries.
12 October 2017
The Administration of the International Renaissance Foundation (IRF), in response to accusations against the All-Ukrainian Network of People Living with HIV / AIDS Charitable Organization and the Patients of Ukraine Charitable Foundation of misappropriation and misuse of grant funds, made by Ukraine's law enforcement authorities, is compelled to make the following statement.
05 October 2017
While minority languages are important and the rights of their speakers must be respected, it is the official language that unites a society and enables citizens to participate economically and politically. Ukraine’s government has the right – indeed, the duty – to ensure that all of its citizens learn Ukrainian effectively.