Архив за месяц

February 2018

#Commentary of Elena Melnick on continuation of political tragicomedy in Ukraine with Saakashvili and Poroshenko in lead roles

After a month and a half’s break, Saakashvili hit the headlines of Ukrainian media once again. On February 4, Kiev hosted a meeting called “Movement of New Forces”, which ended with “March for the Future”. The main demand voiced by protesters was the resignation of Poroshenko. The return to the proscenium of the political burlesque, “Maidan in Kiev”, means one thing to Saakashvili – screenwriters of this theatrical performance hint to the main…
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#Commentary of Alla Barkhatnova on experiments on Ukrainian children

The “information and media literacy course” will be introduced in Ukrainian schools. First, it is going to be tested in four cities: Ternopol, Chernigov, Dnepropetrovsk and Mariupol. The project will be implemented with the support of the Great Britain and the USA. This was stated by the British ambassador to Ukraine Judith Gough.
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#Commentary of Vladimir Bidyovka on Europe calling Ukraine’s attention to corruption level

On January 30, the Committee of Experts on the Evaluation of Anti-Money Laundering Measures (MONEYVAL) published a report on Ukraine, which recommended amending its legislation so that the fight against corruption would become effective. The report stresses that corruption and shadow economy “make the country particularly vulnerable”. Once again Europe pointed out to Ukraine the need to combat the embezzlement of budget funds and crime in…
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