Russia's aggression against Ukraine has drawn attention to the issue of "frozen conflicts" and the experience of their settlement. The Transnistrian conflict can be considered similar to the hybrid war against Ukraine both because of the identity of the methods used by Russia and because of the lack of a religious and ethnic components. For more than ten years, the European Union and other organizations have been implementing a policy of "small steps" in the Transnistrian settlement, an element of which is Confidence Building Measures. Can Moldavian experience be useful for Ukraine – this is a topic of research prepared by Black Sea Center for Security Environment Research with assistance of Representation of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation in Ukraine and the Republic of Moldova.
The online presentation of the research and the discussion will take place on 22 November 2021 from 11:00 to 12:30 (Ukrainian time) in Zoom.
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Experts from Ukraine and Moldova will discuss EU policy in the Transnistrian settlement, Confidence Building Measures and the possibility of using them in Ukraine:
Moderator: Sergiy Gerasymchuk, Deputy Executive Director, Foreign Policy Council Ukrainian Prism
Working languages: English, Russian
Link to the event on Zoom
Black Sea Center for Security Environment Research
Representation of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation in Ukraine and the Republic of Moldova
Contact person: Mariia Koval-Honchar, Project coordinator, FES-Ukraine, maria.koval [at] fes.kiev.ua.
Ворона Олександр, Родін Костянтин, Шкуро Валентина
Світлана Балюк, Наталія Клаунінг, Людмила Четвертухіна, Марія Коваль-Гончар