Call for participant`s applications to the 5th Youth Kyiv Security Forum

12 December 2016, 13:24

The Open Ukraine Foundation offers you to become a member of one of the largest youth forums in Ukraine - the 5th Youth Kyiv Security Forum. 

Youth Kyiv Security Forum is the platform for discussion of current issues of international relations and foreign policy of Ukraine by young leaders. 

For participation in the Forum, we invite leaders aged from 22 to 35 who:

  • have achieved a significant progress in education, politics, public sector, public activities and in the sphere of international relations;
  • have an active citizenship;
  • refer to matters of state, international relations, education, security;
  • have a good command of English;
  • are open to find new contents and decisions.

Participation in the Forum is free and on the competitive basis. Travel costs are covered by the participants, accommodation and meals covered by the organizers.

To participate in the Forum, please follow the link and fill the registration form: The deadline for applications is 16th January 2017

The announcement of the results is 23th January2017.

Working languages of the Forum are Ukrainian and English.

The Forum will be held on 09th – 10th February 2017.

More information about the Forum you may find following the link:

Photos of the 4th Youth Kyiv Security Forum you may find following the link:

If you have any questions, please contact the Program Assistant of the Foundation Ms. Alina Maslo by the phone (044) 40 220 18, (067) 214 34 62 or by e-mail [email protected].


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