Thu, Apr 15, 2021

Corporate governance crisis continues at Ukraine’s state-owned enterprises

Efforts to reform corporate governance at Ukraine's many large state-owned enterprises are being hampered by a lack of political will and a desire to maintain lucrative corruption schemes.

UkraineAlert by Anders Åslund

Corruption Democratic Transitions

Tue, Apr 13, 2021

Ukraine’s cultural revival faces political challenges

Efforts are underway in Ukraine to defend the independence and transparency of the Ukrainian Cultural Fund amid concerns in Ukrainian civil society that toxic political practices are making a comeback.

UkraineAlert by Kateryna Botanova

Civil Society Democratic Transitions

Fri, Apr 9, 2021

Power Vertical Podcast: The Guns of April

In the News by Atlantic Council

Conflict Democratic Transitions

Wed, Apr 7, 2021

The battle for Belarus: Russified regime faces Westernizing society

As the Russification of the Belarusian state unfolds, a very different dynamic is developing in Belarusian civil society: ordinary Belarusians are distancing themselves from Russia and embracing the West.

UkraineAlert by Brian Whitmore

Belarus Civil Society

Mon, Apr 5, 2021

Ahmad joins the Middle East Institute to discuss the potential outcomes of an Afghan interim government

In the News by Atlantic Council

Afghanistan Democratic Transitions

Thu, Apr 1, 2021

Murtazashvili: The Endurance and Evolution of Afghan Customary Governance

In the News by Atlantic Council

Civil Society Corruption

Wed, Mar 31, 2021

Ukraine’s unlikely new political heavyweight

Ukraine has an unlikely new political heavyweight. Oleksiy Danilov is Secretary of Ukraine’s National Security and Defense Council. He has recently become Ukraine’s most compelling voice for reform.

UkraineAlert by Adrian Karatnycky

Corruption Democratic Transitions

Tue, Mar 30, 2021

Slavin quoted in Responsible Statecraft on the Biden administration’s take on Iran

In the News

Democratic Transitions Iran

Tue, Mar 30, 2021

Samad joins Tolo News to discuss peace talks in Turkey

In the News by Atlantic Council

Afghanistan Dari

Mon, Mar 29, 2021

Nawaz and Samad join CGTN America to discuss Afghan President Ghani’s response to the U.S. peace process proposal

In the News by Atlantic Council

Afghanistan Democratic Transitions