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Experts to discuss consequences of Dutch referendum for EU, Ukraine

Organized by: Gorshenin Institute.

Experts to discuss consequences of Dutch referendum for EU, Ukraine
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A roundtable "Referendum in the Netherlands – An attempt to stop Ukraine’s European integration?" will be held at Gorshenin Institute at 1:00 pm on Friday (18 March). Organized by: Gorshenin Institute.

The questions to be discussed:

1. Consequences of the referendum in the Netherlands for the EU and Ukraine.

2. Is the Dutch business interested in the ratification of the EU-Ukraine agreement? Will its position influence the referendum results?

3. Can the referendum in the Netherlands destroy the EU-Ukraine agreement?

4. Voting at the referendum in the Netherlands against the EU-Ukraine association agreement: a bow to the Kremlin or a blow to the European Union?

5. What will Ukraine benefit from the support at the Dutch referendum?

Roundtable participants:

– Hans Ramaekers, President of the "Kiev-Netherlands" Business club

– Olena Sotnik, Ukrainian MP, head of the Subcommittee on adaptation of the Ukrainian legislation to the EU legislation, member of the Ukrainian side of the EU-Ukraine Parliamentary Association Committee

– Semen Hluzman, advocate

– Oleh Ustenko, executive director of the Blazer International Fund

– Oleksandr Paliy, expert in Euro-Atlantic integration.

For accreditation, call (044) 230 49 62.

Any coverage of the event must mention the discussion organizer – Gorshenin Institute.

Gorshenin Institute address: 18b, Mala Zhytomyrska Street, Kiev (enter through the arch from Mykhaylivskyy Lane).