NO to trade with Russia! Blockade on the Polish-Belarusian border

NO to trade with Russia! Blockade on the Polish-Belarusian border

19.03.2022

At 9:00 a.m. today, we started a blockade of trucks at the Polish-Belarusian border crossing in Kukuryki. We demand to stop trade between the EU and Russia immediately, because every product, every euro that feeds the Russian economy, is killing Ukrainians. We have the power to stop it! We call on all Poles, opinion leaders […]

Why the government alone won’t solve our problems

Why the government alone won’t solve our problems

19.05.2020

In times of crisis, people often understandably turn to governments for help. And yet while there is an important and crucial role for governments to play during a pandemic, we shouldn’t forget the vital part played by the free market. If both the government and the market are allowed to perform the right functions, together they can help get us out of this extraordinary time.

Bartosz Kramek for Puls Biznesu: For Ukraine, Poland is the gate to the EU

Bartosz Kramek for Puls Biznesu: For Ukraine, Poland is the gate to the EU

20.01.2017

Low living standards, war, corruption – these and other factors prompt Ukrainians to leave their country. Those who decided to start a new life in Poland, increasingly frequently consider establishing a business here. Organisations, such as Open Europe Group, offers them support.

Human Freedom Index 2016: level of freedom decreased in Eastern Europe. Ukraine drops in the ranking by record 27 positions

Human Freedom Index 2016: level of freedom decreased in Eastern Europe. Ukraine drops in the ranking by record 27 positions

29.11.2016

According to this year’s Human Freedom Index 2016 survey measuring widely understood personal and economic liberty, Eastern Europe is departing faster and faster from the western part of the continent.

“The Minsk Agreements, EU-Russia relations and the role of sanctions” – debate event at the EP

“The Minsk Agreements, EU-Russia relations and the role of sanctions” – debate event at the EP

21.10.2016

On Wednesday, 19 October 2016, the Open Dialog Foundation in cooperation with the biggest political groups in the European Parliament organized a debate event on “The Minsk Agreements, EU-Russia relations and the role of sanctions”, in Brussels.

Debate event at the European Parliament on “The Minsk Agreements, EU-Russia relations and the role of sanctions”

Debate event at the European Parliament on “The Minsk Agreements, EU-Russia relations and the role of sanctions”

21.10.2016

On Wednesday, 19 October, 2016, the Open Dialog Foundation in cooperation with the biggest political groups in the European Parliament organized a debate event on “The Minsk Agreements, EU-Russia relations and the role of sanctions”, in Brussels.

The Minsk Agreements. EU-Russia relations and the role of sanctions

The Minsk Agreements. EU-Russia relations and the role of sanctions

18.10.2016

Join us on 19 October in the European Parliament, room PHS 5B001, for an event co-organised by Petras Auštrevičius, Michał Boni, Ana Gomes, Rebecca Harms, Charles Tannock and Fundacja Otwarty Dialog dedicated to the Minsk Agreements and the role of sanctions in the EU-Russia relations.

European opportunity for Ukrainian businessmen. The ‘Chumak’ chain owners in Poland

European opportunity for Ukrainian businessmen. The ‘Chumak’ chain owners in Poland

06.05.2015

On the invitation of the Open Dialog Foundation and the Open Europe Group, two entrepreneurs from Ukraine visited Poland on 21-22 April. Yuriy Shatynskiy and Ihor Haras, the owners of the Chumak company, one of the leading manufacturers of high-class custom-made furniture.

Business after Maidan: old problems and new opportunities

Business after Maidan: old problems and new opportunities

22.04.2015

A meeting with Ukrainian businessmen – Yuriy Shatynsky and Ihor Haras – was held at Ukrainian World on the 21st April. Yuriy and Ihor are the owners of the Chumak Company which is a leading Ukrainian manufacturer of premium quality furniture.

Facilitating SMEs access to the European markets

Facilitating SMEs access to the European markets

21.10.2014

The Support for SMEs in Accessing EU Markets project is aimed at helping to redirect Ukrainian business from Russian distribution markets to the European ones – as well as giving recommendations as to how small and medium-sized enterprises take advantage of the Ukraine–EU Association Agreement.

The Italian daily Corriere della Sera on counter-sanctions against EU

The Italian daily Corriere della Sera on counter-sanctions against EU

08.08.2014

The Italian daily Corriere della Sera has commented on the counter-sanctions imposed by Russia on the EU, USA, Canada, Norway and Australia.

Ukraine adopts legislative mechanisms for the introduction of sanctions against Russia

Ukraine adopts legislative mechanisms for the introduction of sanctions against Russia

04.08.2014

On 11 May, 2014, the Verkhovna Rada approved in principle the draft Law of Ukraine “On Sanctions” elaborated by the government. The purpose of the draft law is to protect national interests, national security, sovereignty and the territorial integrity of Ukraine.

Sanctions of EU countries and the US against Russia on the BTB channel; discussed by V. Maziarchuk

Sanctions of EU countries and the US against Russia on the BTB channel; discussed by V. Maziarchuk

02.08.2014

The scale of the sanctions imposed on Russia by European Union countries and the US and their importance for, and their impact on, the Ukrainian economy were discussed by an expert of the Open Dialog Foundation, V. Maziarchuk.

Fiscal Reform Adjustments as per the Arrangements  made with the International Monetary Fund

Fiscal Reform Adjustments as per the Arrangements made with the International Monetary Fund

24.07.2014

On 21 July, 2014, the Government submitted to the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine a draft law “On Amendments to the Law of Ukraine “On the State Budget of Ukraine for 2014 “(concerning the indices adjustments)”, which provided for indices adjustments in the State budget of Ukraine for the current year.

Open Dialog Foundation’s expert on public spending in Ukraine

Open Dialog Foundation’s expert on public spending in Ukraine

21.07.2014

On 18 July,2014, on “Be TV”, ODF’s expert, Viktor Maziarchuk, talked about reviving Ukrainian economy.