Fragile and conflict-affected states

Ukraine’s Constitutional Reform Conundrum

January 26, 2016 // 0 Comments

There was lots of noise over the weekend about constitutional reform plans in Ukraine. Constitutional reform was a key part of the Minsk II ceasefire agreement back last ...

Ukraine: Decentralize or Perish

July 31, 2015 // 0 Comments

Ukraine’s current system of highly centralized governance is a holdover from the Soviet period. Unlike its western neighbors, Ukraine never fully committed to the local ...