Reintroducing Ukraine: a new set of assumptions for what Ukraine is, and is not ? a talk by Yevhen Hlibovytsky
Monday, September 22, 2014, 7.00PM at the Ukrainian Institute, London, 79, Holland Park, London W11 3SW
Ukrainian society is undergoing tremendous transformation. We are delighted to invite you to a talk by Yevhen Hlibovytsky, who will talk about the evolution of values in Ukraine, changes in institutions and a new role for Ukraine in the region. He will outline recent events on Maidan and in Ukraine in a wider context of culture, history and politics.
Yevhen Hlibovytsky is a founder of pro.mova – a think tank and a strategic consultancy, which researches values and its impact on institutions in the former USSR. He is also a member of The Nestor Group – an independent expert group which designs a long term vision for Ukraine. Yevhen Hlibovytsky also does expert work for OSCE in Central Asia, the Caucasus and other post-Soviet countries.
In his previous career Yevhen Hlibovytsky was a journalist and a freedom of speech activist. In 2003 he was one of the founders of Channel 5, which became the voice of the Orange revolution, and in 2013 – one of the founders of hromadske.tv, which played an important role on Maidan in 2013/14. He teaches at the Ukrainian Catholic University and Kyiv-Mohyla Academy.
The talk will be held in English. All Welcome. Free Admission
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