Infographics & Photos
Ukraine’s first patrol police driving instructors ready to train their colleaguesSeptember 11, 2018
Six Ukrainian patrol police officers have become the first group of certified defensive driving instructors in their organisation after a training organised by the EU Advisory Mission Ukraine. They are now qualified and ready to train their colleagues across Ukraine. Over a six week period, the officers were trained in how to safely manoeuver vehicles in […]
Road safety is first item on agenda for Kharkiv kids on return to schoolSeptember 06, 2018
As part of the community safety strategy in Kharkiv, EUAM staff at the Kharkiv Regional Presence joined their police counterparts in marking the beginning of the school year by raising awareness among the children of road-safety issues. To support this outreach, EUAM has erected advocacy street banners near schools in Kharkiv, and is distributing more […]
Odesa training focuses on preventing and combating domestic violenceAugust 08, 2018
A training organised in Odesa by the EU Advisory Mission on August 6-10 is focusing on preventing and combating domestic violence. The training brings together police officers, social workers and representatives of civil society to discuss ways to better coordinate efforts, particularly in the wake of recent legislation. A new law ‘On Preventing and Combating […]
Basic tactical training completed for the NPUJune 08, 2018
If a police officer is safe, the pubic is safe as well. EUAM experts have completed an extensive two-year training programme for the National Police of Ukraine. Together with the Canadian Police Mission, EUAM experts trained over 200 personal safety police instructors, who will now cascade their knowledge to colleagues in the National Police all […]
EUAM opened doors to the public on Europe DayMay 23, 2018
On 19 May, to celebrate Europe Day, the European Union Advisory Mission Ukraine (EUAM) in Kyiv opened its doors to the public. Visitors had the opportunity to find out more about work of the mission, meet EUAM staff and take part in various educational games and activities. As a partner organization, the National Police of Ukraine showcased the […]
Ukraine’s criminal-investigation ‘merger’ projectMay 15, 2018
EUAM has been supporting the National Police with the restructuring, improvement and optimization of the police’s criminal-investigation practices through the establishment of detective departments. See here the progress so far
EUAM staff tidy up Kyiv park to mark Earth DayApril 25, 2018
EUAM staff members and their families tidied up Khreshchatyi Park, next to the Mission headquarters in Kyiv, as a contribution to a greener planet, last Sunday, 22 April, which was Earth Day. Led by the Head of Mission Kestutis Lancinskas and the Deputy Head of the EUAM Fredrik Wesslau, international and local staff collected around […]
Strategic communications activities in 2017February 21, 2018
EUAM supports the development of strategic communications in the government institutions of the civil security sector, assists in development of communication strategies and information campaigns and conducts trainings for heads, speakers and press secretaries. As EUAM strategic communications advisor Luciano Scambiato Licciardi explains: “The communication of the reforms is as important as its implementation. If […]
EUAM awareness campaign on jury service in Lviv regionNovember 15, 2017
EUAM has taken steps to raise public awareness of jury service in the Lviv region. The mission held media event several weeks ago, in which President of a District Court, representative of Local Council, President of the ‘Association for Independent Judicial Oversight’, Head of the State Judicial Administration in Lviv and EUAM participated and called […]
Nationwide launch of the strategy of the Ministry of Internal AffairsSeptember 27, 2017
The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine launched a new organisational strategy in mid-September. This was the coming to fruition of months of work that EUAM advisors played a central role in. Following the launch in Kyiv, senior MoIA management travelled to Odessa, Lviv and Kharkiv in order to inform the staff of MoIA’s sub-agencies […]
Donor coordination conference in KyivSeptember 26, 2017
The conference concluded a series of trainings and seminars for the representatives of international cooperation departments of Ukrainian institutions, aiming to increase awareness of the culture of coordination in Ukraine.
Road Safety Contest for Children in OdessaSeptember 25, 2017
Every year, the National Police of Ukraine invites groups of children from all over Ukraine to compete in a theatrical performance competition, in order to raise awareness of road safety. EUAM supported this year’s edition in Odessa by providing many of the prizes and observing the performances.
SPRU Project: Support to Police Reform in UkraineMay 12, 2017
Community policing is a concept which aims to build strong links between the police and the community they serve, for example via Community Action Groups involving different community stakeholders, such as local authorities, local businesses, religious leaders, etc. It also encourages a holistic approach to preventing and solving crime, with an emphasis on working with […]
Learn more about dialogue policing from our infographic!April 07, 2017
* The core of the dialogue policing method, which was developed over a decade ago in Germany and Sweden, is to protect the rights of citizens to assemble freely.
The results of EUAM strategic communications team activities for 2016February 01, 2017
On 31 January, EUAM organised a meeting with communications donors operating in Ukraine. The aim was to exchange information on one another’s strategic communications activities and to discuss possible future cooperation for the benefit of Ukraine state institutions.