News - Discussion Club “Open World”

Discussion Club Open World with Christoph Weil: Ukrainian - German relations in the context of the Association Agreement between Ukraine and European Union

17 September 2013, 17:40 | Discussion Club “Open World”
Arseniy Yatsenyuk Open Ukraine Foundation initiates an informal meeting for the students, post-graduates and community activists with Christoph Weil, German diplomat and Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Ukraine. The meeting will take place 26 September 2013 in Kiev at 18:30 (registration starts at 18:00).

“World peace is based on co-existence and cooperation between countries for the benefit of common global results”: Daniel WARNER at the ‘Open World’ Discussion Club

19 June 2013, 18:12 | Discussion Club “Open World”
The ‘Open World’ Discussion Club hosted Daniel WARNER who spoke to young people about new challenges for international relations and problems the countries cannot solve without support from the other countries. The Discussion Club has taken place on June 18th in Kyiv upon initiative of the Arseniy Yatsenyuk ‘Open Ukraine’ Foundation and with the support of Friedrich Ebert Foundation Office in Ukraine. According to the experienced expert of international relations “there are some challenges that go across borders of various countries. That’s why those challenges should be addressed together. This implies co-existence and cooperation between countries for the sake of the common global results”.

‘Open World’ Discussion Club with Daniel WARNER: changing nature of international relations. Where is the world going to?

12 June 2013, 17:01 | Discussion Club “Open World”
The Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s Open Ukraine Foundation initiates informal meeting for youth as part of ‘Open World’ Discussion Club. On June 18th Daniel WARNER, Deputy Director of Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces will speak about what will international relations be like in the nearest future. The meeting will take place with support of Regional Office of Friedrich Ebert Foundation in Ukraine.

Neither Kyiv nor Brussels has a plan B in case if the Association Agreement is not signed - Steven Pifer said at the Open World Discussion Club

06 June 2013, 11:22 | Discussion Club “Open World”
At the Open World Discussion Club that took place on June 5th in Kyiv and was initiated by Arseniy Yatsenyuk Open Ukraine Foundation, Steven Pifer shared his impressions that "no one in Kyiv or Brussels has a plan B", in case if the Association Agreement is not signed in November of the current year during the Vilnius summit. According to Mr. Pifer, the plan B can be represented as a position of the European Union stating that "although the road is not completed yet, but the EU will be still happy to sign the Agreement provided that Ukraine shows the progress".

Mandatory personal financial openness of officials reduces corruption - Chuck THOMPSON during the Open World Discussion Club

05 June 2013, 17:32 | Discussion Club “Open World”
Mandatory personal financial openness of governmental officials plays an important role in the fight against corruption when there is an obligation to declare all of their assets, income, securities – said Chuck THOMPSON, Director of the International Municipal Lawyers Association (IMLA) during the Open World Discussion Club.

Internet webcast of the ‘Open World’ Discussion Club meeting with Steven PIFER

05 June 2013, 14:33 | Discussion Club “Open World”
On June 5 at 6:30 p.m. the website www.openukraine.org launches webcast of the ‘Open World’ Discussion Club meeting with Steven PIFER, the U.S. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Ukraine (1998-2000). The event is initiated by the Arseniy Yatsenyuk ‘Open World’ Foundation.

Webcast of ‘Open World’ Discussion Club meeting with representatives of the International Municipal Lawyers Association

04 June 2013, 11:50 | Discussion Club “Open World”
On June 4 at 6:30 p.m. the website www.openukraine.org will launch webcast of the ‘Open World’ Discussion Club meeting with representatives of the International Municipal Lawyers Association – Chuck Thompson and Ben Griffith. The event is held at the initiative of the Arseniy Yatsenyuk ‘Open Ukraine’ Foundation.

Discussion Club “Open World” with Steven PIFER. Foreign policy of Ukraine: the forcast for the near future

29 May 2013, 12:31 | Discussion Club “Open World”
Arseniy Yatsenyuk Foundation Open Ukraine initiates an informal meeting for youth as part of the Discussion Club “Open World”. On June 5, a Senior Fellow of Brookings Institution, Steven PIFER, will talk about what prospects are expected in Ukraine's foreign policy.

Discussion Club «Open World» with representatives of the International Municipal Lawyers Association. How to fight corruption? U.S. experience

28 May 2013, 12:30 | Discussion Club “Open World”
Arseniy Yatsenyuk Foundation Open Ukraine initiates an informal meeting for youth within the framework of the Discussion Club “Open World”. Representatives of the International Municipal Lawyers Association Chuck THOMPSON and Ben GRIFFITH will talk about the way corruption is fought in the U.S. on June 4, 2013.

It is necessary to encourage women’s broader representation in politics - Kristina WILFORE during youth discussion club “Open the World”

19 March 2013, 14:41 | Discussion Club “Open World”
It is necessary to overcome the gender gap and encourage women’s broader representation in politics and business. This opinion was expressed by Kristina WILFORE, director of the regional office of the National Democratic Institute (USA) in Ukraine during the meeting with youth as part of the discussion club “Open the World”, which was held 18th March in Kyiv.