The Civic Synergy Project aims at strengthening public participation in the implementation of European integration reforms in Ukraine through enhancing activities of two pro-European Platforms:

Project is funded by the European Union and the International Renaissance Foundation (IRF) and implemented by the IRF’s European Program Initiative

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“In order the business of Ivano-Frankivsk region to enter the EU market, the work need to be coordinated at the local level” – experts (UA)

Local executive authorities and self-government bodies should implement the European integration policy, communicate relevant information to local business and strengthen cooperation with them for faster implementation of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement.


Call for applications “Civic Synergy: strengthening participation of civil society in European integration reforms” (UA)

Call for applications on preparing analytical documents, conducting stakeholders’ dialogue, public awareness-raising and advocacy activities on implementing the priorities of the Association Agreement and the Eastern Partnership initiative.


EPL published criteria for selection of business organization to advise on how to meet the EIA procedure requirements and invited for cooperation (UA)

ICO “Environment-People-Law” (EPL) will provide consultations for business organizations engaged in implementation of the Environmental Impact Assessment


Ukrainians migrate to work in the EU countries due to low wages – experts (UA)

This trend will maintain in the near future.



EaP Think Bridge: сan Ukrainian courts break the curse of the least trusted institution?

In the five years after the Revolution of Dignity there have been tremendous changes in the judicial system of Ukraine, key laws have been adopted, new bodies are being formed. Nevertheless, experts believe that out of all the “20 deliverables of the Eastern Partnership until 2020” the progress is the most modest in this particular sphere. In Moldova, meanwhile, another state system - the electoral one – was tested. Experts believe that in many respects precisely because of the new mixed electoral system the parliamentary elections in the country did not bring the long-awaited peace.


The impact of Ukrainian labour migration on labour markets in Ukraine and the EU (a Case Study of Construction Workers)

This document focuses on the impact of migration on the labour market, positive and negative aspects of labour migration, risks of illegal employment for Ukrainian labour migrants.

Social policy

How can Ukraine achieve an increase in the real labor income level of working citizens?

Based on the results of analysis of the EU practices and salaries-related problems in Ukraine as well as possible scenarios of further country development, the authors of this report suggested a set of recommendations and measures to be approved and implemented by the authorized policy-makers.

Education, training and youth

What adult learning policy should be in Ukraine?

This analytical study aims at identifying issues and proposing options for adult education and learning policy making and development in Ukraine.

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Approximately  350  organizations,  62  of which are members of both Platforms


The Ukrainian National Platform of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (UNP) is a network of over 200 Ukrainian civil society organizations that aims at advocating Ukrainian interests within the framework of the Eastern Partnership initiative. UNP is a part of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum. The Ukrainian National Platform represents interests of Ukrainian civil society within the CSF framework, brings to the knowledge of authorities of Ukraine and institutions of the EU and its Member States its position, produces analytical papers, organizes discussion events and informs the public about the EaP potential and challenges. The UNP’s CSOs work within five working groups formed according to EaP areas and priorities.

200 non-governmental organizations

The Ukrainian Side of the EU-Ukraine Civil Society Platform (UA CSP), which consists of 15 members representing civil society organizations, trade unions and employers’ organizations, is a part of the EU-Ukraine Civil Society Platform (CSP) established in pursuance of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement (Articles 469-470). The CSP is one of four core elements of the Association Agreement’s institutional framework. The UA CSP has a wider scope. Based on activities of the six thematic groups uniting about 250 organizations, the UA CSP monitors the AA implementation, produces analytical papers, conducts multi-stakeholder discussions related to priority issues of EI reforms and gives relevant recommendations to Ukrainian and European authorities as well as other stakeholders.

15  members representing various sectors of Ukraine's civil society 250 non-governmental organizations

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