10 July 2019
10 July 2019

Victor Pinchuk Foundation Invites Applications for the Young Leaders Section at the 16th YES Annual Meeting

The Victor Pinchuk Foundation and Yalta European Strategy (YES) invites applications from  students and young leaders from all regions of Ukraine to participate in the Young Leaders Section at the...
5 June 2019

Yalta European Strategy (YES) Announces Contest for Participation in Ukrainian Regional Civil Servants Section During 16th YES Annual Meeting

Yalta European Strategy (YES), in cooperation with the Ukrainian School of Political Studies, announces the contest to participate in the joint project for regional leaders in the framework of the 16th Yalta European Strategy Annual Meeting which will be held in Kyiv on September 12-14, 2019.

30 May 2019

Yuval Noah Harari to Be a Speaker of the 16th YES Annual Meeting

Yuval Noah Harari, Department of History Professor of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem; author of worlds’ bestsellers “Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind”, “Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow” and “21 Lessons for the 21st Century”, will be a speaker at the 16th Yalta European Strategy (YES) Annual Meeting organized by the international forum YES in partnership with the Victor Pinchuk Foundation.

Victor Pinchuk Foundation Held the 3rd Ukrainian Lunch on Margins of Munich Security Conference
18 February 2019

Victor Pinchuk Foundation Held the 3rd Ukrainian Lunch on Margins of Munich Security Conference

On February 16, 2019, the Victor Pinchuk Foundation and Yalta European Strategy (YES) held the 3rdUkrainian Lunch in Munich, titled “Ukraine 2019 – Choices Ahead”, on the margins of the Munich Security Conference. It focused on the challenges ahead of Ukraine in a year of presidential and parliamentary elections.

13 February 2019

Victor Pinchuk Foundation to Host the 3rd Ukrainian Lunch on the Margins of the Munich Security Conference

On February 16, 2019, Victor Pinchuk Foundation and Yalta European Strategy (YES) will host the 3rd Ukrainian Lunch in Munich, titled “Ukraine 2019 – Choices Ahead” and organized on the margins of the Munich Security Conference. It will be dedicated to the choices and decisions after the election as well as possible solutions to Ukraine’s most pressing challenges.

15th YES Annual Meeting: the headlines from day two
18 September 2018

15th YES Annual Meeting: the headlines from day two

We hear from Ukraine’s Prime Minister, two Presidential candidates and Slava Vakarchuk Bono makes his first visit to the YES Annual Meeting and to Ukraine, tells our audience, “Don’t agonise, organise”

Democrats need to find a new model for communicating their ideas, Alexander Kwasniewski
15 September 2018

Democrats need to find a new model for communicating their ideas, Alexander Kwasniewski

Alexander Kwasniewski, President of Poland (1995-2005) and Chairman of the YES Supervisory Board, said in his closing speech at the 15th Yalta European Strategy (YES) Annual Meeting, that the politicians who promote democratic values ​​need to find a new model of communication with the electorate in order to successfully oppose populists.

Volodymyr Hroisman  calls for independent supervisory boards, management for mass media
15 September 2018

Volodymyr Hroisman calls for independent supervisory boards, management for mass media

Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Hroisman considers it necessary for mass media to have independent supervisory boards and management. He was speaking at the 15th Yalta European Strategy (YES) Annual Meeting “The Next Generation of Everything”, organized by the Victor Pinchuk Foundation.

Volodymyr Hroisman stresses the importance of high-quality selection of justices to the Anti-corruption Court
15 September 2018

Volodymyr Hroisman stresses the importance of high-quality selection of justices to the Anti-corruption Court

It is extremely important to ensure high-quality and professional selection of justices to the newly created Anti-corruption Court, Prime Minister of Ukraine, Volodymyr Hroisman, said at the 15th Yalta European Strategy (YES) Annual Meeting ”The Next Generation of Everything”, organized by the Victor Pinchuk Foundation.

Corruption kills more children than HIV or malaria - Bono
15 September 2018

Corruption kills more children than HIV or malaria - Bono

Corruption destroys developing regions: Europe should pay more attention to solve this problem [corruption], said U2 frontman, Bono, at the 15th Yalta European Strategy (YES) Annual Meeting themed “The Next Generation of Everything” and organized by the Victor Pinchuk Foundation.

Yuval Harari
Yuval Harari
Professor, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 16th YES Annual Meeting, 2019
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