LB.ua is broadcasting live a roundtable discussion on "How to strengthen Ukraine's intelligence agencies".
The discussion is organised by Gorshenin Institute and Ukrainian Security Studies Institute (USSI).
Points for discussion:
1. Ways to reform intelligence agencies.
2. Legislative changes: which fundamental positions should be reflected in relevant laws. Specifics of the work of a future relevant committee.
3. Creation of an intelligence community: the Ukrainian way.
Participants in the roundtable:
Valentyn Badrak, director of the Centre for Army, Conversion and Disarmament Studies, a board member of the Ukrainian Security Studies Institute
Valeriy Kondratyuk, chief of the Main Intelligence Directorate at the Defence Ministry (2014-2016), deputy head of the Presidential Administration of Ukraine (2016-2019)
Vadym Skibitskyy, official representative of the Main Intelligence Directorate at the Defence Ministry
Oleksandr Skipalskyy, vice-president of the Centre for Army, Conversion and Disarmament Studies, chief of the Main Intelligence Directorate at the Defence Ministry (1992-1997), deputy chief of the Security Service of Ukraine (2007).
Any coverage of the event must mention Gorshenin Institute and Ukrainian Security Studies Institute as its organisers.