On 30 January 2018, Razumkov Centre together with Institute for Economic Research and Policy Consulting and CEDOS think tank organised a public discussion titled "Independent Analysis, Cooperation with Government, Reform Support: Why Think Tanks Are Important in Ukraine Today".
The discussion was devoted to the release of the 2017 Global Go To Think Tank Index Report published by Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program of the Lauder Institute, University of Pennsylvania.
Over 170 organisations in 100 cities of the world were holding similar events.
During the event, the following issues were discussed:
1. Role of think tanks in the implementation of reforms.
2. Populism and half-truth – challenges for society and think tanks.
3. State and think tanks: is analytical services market possible in Ukraine.