“Development of territorial defense of Ukraine: ways and possibilities of capacity building”

Round table organizers: Gorshenin Institute and Ukrainian Security Studies Institute (USSI)

Questions to be discussed:

  1. Optimal ways of development of territorial defense of Ukraine.
  2. Key functions of the territorial defense of Ukraine.
  3. Armament, preparation, control and incentives for the territorial defense structures of Ukraine.
  4. Sources of financing and limits of responsibility of the territorial defense structures of Ukraine.
  5. Participation of citizens and public associations in the territorial defense system of Ukraine.
  6. Motivation of citizens to participate in territorial defense.
  7. Features of military training of territorial defense soldiers.

Round table participants:

  1. Valentyn Badrak, the Board Member of Ukrainian Security Studies Institute (USSI), the Director of Center for Army, Conversion and Disarmament Studies (CACDS)
  2. Oleksii Hridin, the Board Member of Ukrainian Security Studies Institute (USSI), the Chairman of the MDU Volunteer Council
  3. Serhii Zhurets, the Board Member of Ukrainian Security Studies Institute (USSI), the Director of Defense Express Information and Consulting Company
  4. Serhii Kryvonos, Deputy Secretary of the NSDC of Ukraine
  5. Viktor Sokolov, the First Vice President of Gorshenin Institute
  6. Oleksii Lapin, instructor and leader of Ukrainian Legion NGO, the member of the Working Group on Territorial Defense at the NSDC.

Moderator: Nataliia Klauning, Communications Director of Gorshenin Institute

Contacts for media accreditation: (044) 230 49 62, info@gorshenin.ua

Any mentions in the news shall refer to Gorshenin Institute and Ukrainian Security Studies Institute as the organizers of the discussion.

Gorshenin Institute address: 18B Mala Zhytomyrska St., Kyiv (entrance arch from the side of Mykhailivskyi Lane)