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August 5, 2019

Reforms, Priorities and Foreign Investments: Interview with Hugues Mingarelli, Head of the EU Delegation to Ukraine

UkraineWorld recently sat down with His Excellency Hugues Mingarelli, Head of the EU Delegation to Ukraine, who is finishing his tenure in a month's time. A diplomat...
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July 22, 2019

Zelensky’s Everywhere: Quick Conclusions from Ukraine’s Snap Parliamentary Election

Ukraine held a snap parliamentary election on July 21st. UkraineWorld held extensive live coverage of the election, where you can find all the key facts. Here are...
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July 16, 2019

Voting Advice Applications in Pre-Electoral Ukraine

PROвибір (provybir.in.ua) and other electronic instruments are helping Ukrainians to distinguish parties according to their political, socio-economic and cultural...
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July 11, 2019

10 Things To Know 10 Days Before The Snap Elections

Ukraine’s snap parliamentary elections will take place in 10 days time. We have prepared a “survival guide” for you: here are 10 key things to know ahead of the...
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July 4, 2019

Why Ukraine’s New Language Law is a Good Thing

Ukraine’s new language law helps its national language after centuries of oppression. Russian and other languages will be freely used but Ukrainian gets more incentives.
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May 29, 2019

Rebecca Harms on Eastern Partnership, President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and Russia’s possible return to PACE

The 10th anniversary of the EU’s Eastern Partnership initiative provided a great opportunity for a UkraineWorld analyst, alongside journalists representing other...
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April 18, 2019

The Restless Wave: 10 Key Ideas From Kyiv Security Forum 2019

The twelfth instalment of the annual Kyiv Security Forum took place on 11-12 April 2019. This year, the Forum’s agenda was dedicated to the strategic choice of Ukraine...
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April 1, 2019

Ukraine's 2019 election: first conclusions

Our first conclusions from the 1st round of Ukraine's 2019 presidential vote: democracy wins, Russia loses, virtual reality and populism 2.0 win too
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March 11, 2019

Why Kundera was wrong or how Ukraine gained its place in Europe

Thirty years ago the Berlin Wall fell and so did the old world order. The Soviet Union only survived a couple of years . Some might remember the vision of Mikhail...
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March 6, 2019

How Ukrainian Courts Work: A Beginner's Guide For International Litigators

After more than a decade of serving international clients in Ukrainian disputes, I still see many foreign clients coming to Ukraine completely unversed in the nature...