Resilient Ukraine: Safeguarding Society from Russian Aggression

This event explores how both President Zelenskyy’s administration and non-state actors are responding to Russian threats.

The findings of a recent Chatham House study point to the Kremlin’s persistent efforts to exploit Ukraine’s key vulnerabilities related to the armed conflict in parts of Donbas, weak institutions and toxic media space.

The speakers explore ways to increase Ukraine’s resilience and discuss the main lessons that can be applied in consolidated democracies.

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Ambassador Baiba Braže, the Assistant Secretary General for Public Diplomacy, NATO
Mathieu Boulègue, Research Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Programme, Chatham House
Anton Herashchenko, Deputy Minister of Interior, Ukraine
Jukka Savolainen, Director, Community of Interests on Vulnerabilities and Resilience, The European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats
Moderator: Orysia Lutsevych, Head, Ukraine Forum; Research Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Programme, Chatham House