Our events, public appearances and media publications:
SME DEVELOPMENT IN UKRAINE: SMALL STEPS TO BIG RESULTS
Roundtable with governmental officials, experts and business. Successful SMEs are key to economic development and political stability in every country worldwide. This fact is surely applicable and important for Ukraine in its current economic development aspirations. The vast majority of Ukrainian businesses are micro, small and medium enterprises (99.9% of all registered entities) and this mainstream of economic future needs further support from state, financial institutions, and civil society in order to develop and prosper.
Speech at annual international labour conference in geneva (united nations)
The broad policies of the ILO are set by the International Labour Conference, which meets once a year in Geneva, Switzerland. Often called an international parliament of labour, attended by 5000+ delegates, the Conference establishes and adopts international labour standards and is a forum for discussion of key social and labour questions.
Five steps to unleash Ukraine’s economy (atlantic council)
Ukraine faces numerous challenges that would be hard for any government to address. However, it must implement economic reforms to stabilize the country and show immediate positive results. Ordinary Ukrainians want to see their bottom line improve, and businesses want fair rules. “Atlantic Council” article by Sergiy Tsivkach.
DEvelopment of competitive agricultural markets in ukraine
Our event with members of Parliament of Ukraine, Ministry of Agriculture of Ukraine, Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine, US Federal Trade Commission, expert and business associations.
the 7th international competition policy forum
Our annual international forum with Ukrainian authorities, Worldbank, EU representatives, OECD, USAID, US Federal Trade Commission, other expert and business associations. Forum is key Ukrainian event for exchange of international experience in the field of development and improvement of competition policy, law and enforcement which is annually visited by 300+ delegates from over 20 countries worldwide.
Regulatory policy reform - way to economic development
Our event at America House with members of Parliament of Ukraine,Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukrainе, Regulatory Service of Ukraine, US Federal Trade Commission, expert and business associations.
Four years of reforms in Ukraine: effect on economic development and businesses
Our event with Ukrainian authorities, Energy Community, US Department of Justice, experts and business representatives.
Judicial reform in Ukraine
Our event at America House with members of Parliament of Ukraine, Supreme Court of Ukraine, High Judicial Council of Ukraine, US Federal Trade Commission, expert and business associations.
fighting cartels article in “Mirror of the Week UA”
Joint article by Russell Damtoft - Associate Director, International Affairs at the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, Hassan Qaqaya - Head of Competition Policy and Consumer Protection Branch at UNCTAD (1998-2015), Oleksandr Melnychenko - C.A.S.E.S. International, and Sergiy Tsivkach - C.A.S.E.S. International. The article was published in top Ukrainian business and politics weekly newspaper - Dzerkalo Tyzhnia (Mirror of the Week).
Effect of competition policy reforms on business and consumers
Our event with Ukrainian authorities, UNCTAD, Austrian and Hungarian authorities, American Chamber of Commerce, Ukrainian business representatives and consumer protection associations.
Reforming Ukrainian energy sector: implementation of best European practices
Our event with Ukrainian authorities, US Department of Justice, EU support group for Ukraine: energy team, expert and business associations.
EU guidelines on fines in competition enforcement and Ukrainian reform
Our event with Ukrainian authorities, European Court of Justice, US Federal Trade Commission, UNCTAD, expert and business associations.