Tue, Jul 27, 2021

More backsliding in Kyiv

President Zelenskyy's exemption of infrastructure projects from standard tender procedures and oversight is a setback for reform. Yet the move has sparked necessary conversations on how to improve public procurement in Ukraine.

UkraineAlert by Andrew D’Anieri

Corruption Economy & Business

Mon, Jul 26, 2021

Fernandes on Forbes India: Health diplomacy needs an update

In the News by Atlantic Council

Coronavirus Corruption

Mon, Jul 19, 2021

Slavin quoted in Albawaba on Jordan’s growing geostrategic importance

In the News by Atlantic Council

Corruption Defense Policy

Sun, Jul 18, 2021

Ukraine takes a big step towards judicial reform

Ukraine took a big step towards judicial reform on July 13 when MPs adopted laws that establish credible foundations for the reboot of the country’s deeply compromised legal system.

UkraineAlert by Olena Halushka and Tetiana Shevchuk

Civil Society Corruption

Sun, Jul 18, 2021

Naftogaz corporate governance is a national priority for Ukraine

In recent months, developments at Ukraine’s national energy company, Naftogaz, have raised concerns over the country's broader post-Maidan drive to reform corporate governance at state-owned enterprises

UkraineAlert by Andriy Boytsun

Corruption Energy Markets & Governance

Tue, Jul 13, 2021

Ukraine’s Security Service reform plans under threat

Ukrainian MPs will vote on reform of the Ukrainian Security Service (SBU) later this week, but serious questions remain over the effectiveness of the draft law in its current form.

UkraineAlert by Olena Scherban and Olena Halushka

Corruption Democratic Transitions

Sat, Jul 10, 2021

Will Zelenskyy target all Ukrainian oligarchs equally?

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy recently unveiled plans to curb the political influence of the country's powerful oligarchs, but skeptics question whether he will target oligarch ally Ihor Kolomoisky.

UkraineAlert by David Clark

Corruption Democratic Transitions

Thu, Jul 8, 2021

Marczak quoted in Foreign Policy on the assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moïse

Read the whole article here (July 8, 2021)

In the News

Americas Caribbean

Thu, Jul 8, 2021

Nawaz quoted in Daily Times: It is time to reframe Pak-US relations

In the News by Atlantic Council

Corruption Economy & Business

Thu, Jul 8, 2021

Nia in Just Security: “Will Iran’s New President be Held Accountable?”

In the News by Atlantic Council

Corruption Elections