This analytical publication was compiled by NGO Internews Ukraine with the support of the European Union and the International Renaissance Foundation within the framework of the Civic Synergy Project and under the auspices of the Ukrainian National Platform of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum. Its content is the exclusive responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily reflect the views of the European Union and the International Renaissance Foundation.
This publication is a follow-up to the book " Words and Wars: Ukraine Facing Kremlin Propaganda" which Internews Ukraine published in 2017 with the support of the EU/IRF Synergy Project.
While in "Words and Wars" we aimed at describing the challenge of Russian information warfare with regard to Ukraine, in this publication we discuss what to do about it. Since this question has become increasingly urgent worldwide, it is important for us to give a perspective based upon Ukrainian experience.
In this publication we argue that:
In this regard we address our policy recommendations to the international community as such , to national governments and parliaments, to Ukrainian government and parliament, to civil society (both national and international) and to EU institutions.
We advise national governments and parliaments to:
We advise the Ukrainian government and parliament to :
We also advise the EU to:
We advise civil society and the media to: