EU-Association for Ukrainian CSOs – Kick-off Workshop in Kyiv

IEP Director Prof Mathias Jopp and Anne Bercio, project leader of “Capacity Building for EU Associ­ation in Ukraine” imple­mented a workshop with civil society repre­sen­ta­tives from the Ukrainian cities Chernihiv, Odessa and Lviv.

The event, which took place from 24–26 June in Kyiv, was aiming aimed at estab­lishing a cooper­ation to strengthen CSO’s skills for effective monitoring of the Associ­ation Agreement imple­men­tation.

All partic­i­pants agreed to found a German – Ukrainian “Civic School for Sound EU Practice — Громадська школа дієвих практик ЄС”“.

The school is kindly supported by the Federal Foreign Office  and will start operating in September when a big opening conference Chernihiv on “EU at a glance – how Associ­ation can work for you” will mark the beginning of a two-year training and workshop cycle for CSOs in Ukraine.

Further infor­mation will soon be available on our website.