Hromadske announces the annual conference "Living in a Prolonged War"

May 23, 2024
Three panel discussions with experts and thought leaders.
  • What should be the military support for victory?
  • How to ensure the integration of veterans and create economic support for the state's sustainability and victory?
  • What should the media be like in times of war and what is their role in the transparency of reconstruction?

Join the conference on May 30 to get comprehensive answers.

Army. Security. Weapons.

For how long and how can Ukraine continue to fight? Discussion of the army's needs: human capital, domestic arms production, international support. Ways to build defense and effective models for preventing the spread of aggression, expectations regarding F-16s, and the use of artificial intelligence on the battlefield.

Veterans. Work. Inclusion.

What should be the institutional capacities of government agencies to ensure the integration of veterans? How to return to civilian life and work and what can employers do? What should the country's infrastructure be like for the adaptation of veterans?

Media. Transparency. Reconstruction

The media play a key role in disclosing information, shaping public opinion, and controlling government activities. How to communicate reconstruction to society? Is there self-censorship in times of war?

Among the speakers:

  • Oleksandr Porhun - Acting Minister for Veterans Affairs
  • Olena Tolkachova - Head of Azov's patronage service
  • Sergiy Pozniak - Head of The Association of ATO Veteran Entrepreneurs
  • Yuriy Nikolov - co-founder and editor of "Nashi Hroshi"
  • Natalia Kushnerska - Head of Defense tech cluster Brave1 and others

For more information, please contact:; +380 73 213 50 56.

You can buy a ticket for the conference via the link:

All proceeds from the ticket sales will be transferred to the reconstruction of Ukraine through the UNITED24 fundraising platform.

hromadske is a socio-political media outlet founded by Ukrainian journalists on November 22, 2013, at the beginning of the Revolution of Dignity. Hromadske reports on events in Ukraine and the world in a simple and objective manner.