20 April 2015 Multimedia

Up-to-date. Maria Zolkina. Key political issues. April 6-10, 2015

Talk about key political issues of the week. In particular, this edition is about the first meeting of the Constitutional commission, corruption scandals connected with the current government, a bill on parliamentary opposition and Polish President's visit to Kyiv.

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Expert opinion


27 February 2015
Mass media

After year of conflict, Ukrainians believe they’re fighting for survival

Iryna Bekeshkina, director of the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation, which surveys the mood of Ukrainians, said that even as late as December, Ukrainians remained hopeful for the future. But she said the steady beat of bad news, on both the war and economic fronts, had dampened that.

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17 February 2015
Books

National Exit Poll: 2014 Parliamentary Elections

From presented publication you will be able to get to know about the peculiarities of voters of different political forces and candidates, the dynamics of electoral choice and a lot of other interesting things.

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17 December 2014
Public Opinion

Ставлення жителів міст до ідеї децентралізації

Щоб успішно провести реформи децентралізації, вкрай необхідно з’ясувати ставлення головних реципієнтів і по-тенційних бенефіціарів цієї реформи – представників місцевих громад. З цією метою у новому випуску інформаційно-аналітичного видання «Громадська думка» проаналізовано дані опитування, проведеного Фондом «Демократичні ініціативи» імені Ілька Кучеріва спільно з соціологічною фірмою «Ukrainian Sociology Service» назамовлення Асоціації міст України. Під час опитування було досліджено думки жителів міст, які мають найкращий потенціал до засвоєння і використання нових повноважень і ресурсів у межах реформи децентралізації.

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28 October 2014
Mass media

Taking Measure Of The Ukrainian Mind-Set

How have Ukrainian attitudes toward the EU, Russia, and NATO changed? Is it possible to conduct opinion polls in the Donbas? And why is support for the Ukrainian Communist Party in decline? On the eve of critical parliamentary elections in Ukraine, Dmitry Volchek of RFE/RL's Russian Service speaks to Kyiv-based sociologist Iryna Bekeshkyna, director of the Democratic Initiative polling fund.

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20 October 2014
Mass media

Donbas poll finds support for united Ukraine

September polling shows weak support for separation and that more people want to be citizens of a united Ukraine.

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13 October 2014
Events

National Exit Poll on 2014 parliamentary elections

On October 26, 2014 – day of the elections to Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine – “National Exit Poll” consortium which includes Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation (DIF), Kyiv International Institute of Sociology (KIIS), and Ukrainian Centre for Economic and Political Researches named after Oleksanr Razumkov (Razumkov Centre) will conduct the National Exit Poll-2014.

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9 October 2014
Events

Majority of Ukrainians are ready to make serious concessions to Russia and DPR and LPR leaders in exchange for establishment of peace

51% Ukrainians are willing to seek compromise in order to establish peace with Russia and self-proclaimed Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republic. This is highlighted by the public opinion poll conducted by the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation together with Kyiv International Institute of Sociology during September 12-21, 2014.

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9 October 2014
Events

Majority of Donbas population wants to live in Ukraine

Majority of Donbas population wants its region to stay inside Ukraine, but with more autonomy. This is confirmed by results of the public opinion poll conducted by the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation and Kyiv International Institute of Sociology during September 12-21, 2014.

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26 September 2014
Events

Electoral attitudes of population one months before the elections

The nation-wide public opinion poll was conducted by the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives together with the Kyiv International Institute of Sociology during September 12-21, 2014, with the financial support of the MATRA program of the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Ukraine.

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