ANNOUNCEMENT. Press conference "Public opinion on the war, victory, and security guarantees"

March 28, 2023

At 11:00 on March 31, 2023, Ukrinform will host a press conference "Public opinion on the war, victory, and security guarantees", organized by Razumkov Centre.


Andriy Bychenko — Razumkov Centre Sociological Service Director;

Mykhailo Mishchenko — Razumkov Centre Sociological Service Deputy Director;

Leonid Polyakov — adviser to the director of the National Institute of Strategic Studies, First Deputy Minister of Defence of Ukraine (2005–2008), Deputy Minister of Defence of Ukraine (2014);

Mykola Sunhurovskyi — Director of Military Programmes of Razumkov Centre;

Oleksiy Melnyk — Co-Director of Foreign Policy and International Security Programmes of Razumkov Centre. 

Yuriy Yakymenko, Razumkov Centre President.

Issues for discussion:

  • Belief in victory and the image of the victory.
  • Attitude to the possibility of negotiations with Russia.
  • Assessment of international aid to Ukraine.
  • Attitude to NATO membership.

During the event, the results of a public opinion poll conducted in February-March 2023 by the Razumkov Centre Sociological Service in all regions of Ukraine, with the exception of the temporarily occupied territories of Donetsk, Zaporizhzhia, Luhansk, Kharkiv, Kherson regions, Crimea and territories where hostilities are taking place, will be presented. The poll was conducted within the framework of the MATRA Program project, financed by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Ukraine. The assessments and conclusions of the authors should not be considered as the official position of the Embassy.

This event is conducted by Razumkov Centre as part of its project implemented under the USAID/ENGAGE activity, which is funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and implemented by Pact. The contents of this event are the sole responsibility of Pact and its implementing partners and do not necessary reflect the views of USAID or the United States Government. 

The event will be broadcast on the Ukrinform website and YouTube channel: