With coverage of Ukraine largely absent from the Western media, this Chatham House conference provided a high-level ‘warts and all’ discussion about Ukraine’s successes and its failures.

Oleksandr Danyliuk, Minister of Finance, Ukraine
Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze, Vice Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration, Ukraine
Lenna Koszarny, Founding Partner, CEO, Horizon Capital
Taras Kytsmey, Co-Founder and Board Member, Soft Serve
Francis Malige, Managing Director, Eastern Europe and the Caucasus, EBRD
Andreas Prothmann, Head of Ukraine Task Force, German Foreign Office
James Sherr, Associate Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Programme, Chatham House

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Overview

Since 2014 Ukraine has been facing challenges unprecedented in recent history, as it tries to transform its ineffective state while constantly under the pressure of Russian military aggression. Success in unlocking economic potential depends upon securing borders, eliminating corruption and establishing a rule of law. The government in Kyiv has undertaken a series of reforms in attempt to open the country to the West, increase transparency and stabilize the economy. But much remains to be done.

With coverage of Ukraine largely absent from the Western media, this Chatham House conference provided a high-level ‘warts and all’ discussion about Ukraine’s successes and its failures.

More information at Ukraine’s Transformation: Assessments and Solutions