Meet Ilona – Ukrainian public servant of the new generation in EUAM Partner StoryNovember 16, 2018
Ilona Havronska from the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine has a strong faith in a prosperous future for her country. She is one of 24 participants of EUAM’s nine-month ‘Leading the Change’ programme that will be completed in December. The programme helps civilian security sector employees such as Ilona to build capacities to push for […]
Cars donated by EUAM help to police Chornobyl exclusion zoneOctober 25, 2018
“We do the same work as police in any other part of the country, just with some specifics” – this is how Ihor Artemchuk describes his work as Chief of Prevention Section of Chornobyl Nuclear Plant Zone police station, which patrols the large exclusion zone (home to 130 people today) established after the nuclear disaster in […]
Ukraine’s first community policing trainers Ihor and Anatoliy in EUAM Partner’s StoryOctober 05, 2018
Meet Anatoliy Povarchuk and Ihor Tsvilenko – the stars of our second #EUAMPartnerStory. With EUAM support, these experienced police unit commanders from Borispyl district are training their colleagues in community policing – a new concept for Ukraine. What are their thoughts on the experience? Find out from this video!
Meet Ilona from Ukraine’s Patrol PoliceAugust 17, 2018
The sky is the limit for this ambitious EU Advisory Mission (EUAM) partner. Starting out as a regular patrol police officer, within just two years Ilona Havrysh has become a senior inspector in a tactical unit at the police of Ukraine. At 28, she is studying for her third university degree. These are two facts […]
Community Policing explainedJuly 10, 2018
The National Police of Ukraine is working with EU partners to introduce community policing concepts in Ukraine. Community policing is a philosophy, which emphasises building links between the police and the community they serve. Watch this video and find out more.
EUAM congratulates National Police of Ukraine on its anniversaryJuly 04, 2018
Head of EU Advisory Mission (#EUAM) Kęstutis Lančinskas congratulated the National Police of Ukraine on its third anniversary. EUAM supports a strong and democratic Ukraine, and we support our Ukrainian partners in their efforts to create effective, accountable law enforcement structures that enjoy public trust
Dialogue during demonstrations – Odesa police adopts new approachJune 19, 2018
There are a number of events in April and May in Odesa, which present challenges for the police tasked with ensuring public safety. This year, the Odesa police for the first time used dialogue as a tool to minimise the risks of violence and maintain public order
Open Doors Day at EUAMMay 23, 2018
On 19 May, to celebrate Europe Day, the European Union Advisory Mission Ukraine (EUAM) in Kyiv opened its doors to the public.
Winning public trust is vision for reforming police in PodilskMay 08, 2018
There is something special about the way the police works in the district of Podilsk, Odesa region (population 70,000). With support from the EU Advisory Mission Ukraine (EUAM), the police there is working actively with the community and is adopting new approaches that aim to win public trust. Find out more in this video
EU and Canadian police officers train Ukrainian colleagues in safety tacticsMarch 30, 2018
A police officer needs to know how to protect not only а community, а gathering, or an individual, but also themselves as their work often means facing dangerous and unpredictable situations. European and Canadian police officers delivered a four week training for Ukrainian Police trainers
Public order policing training for Ukrainian police officersMarch 26, 2018
Best practices in communication with crowds, de-escalation during mass events and other topics were covered in a training for the Ukrainian Police delivered by their Scandinavian and European colleagues.
EUAM opens Regional Presence in OdesaMarch 14, 2018
On 7 March 2018, the EU Advisory Mission opened a Regional Presence in Odesa. It is the Mission’s third presence in Ukraine’s regions and supports EUAM’s ambition to deliver advice, trainings and equipment to law enforcement and rule of law organisations across the whole of Ukraine.
EUAM trains safety instructors for Ukrainian PoliceDecember 21, 2017
Professionalism is the key! Currently, the National Police of Ukraine is in need of 600 safety instructors and EUAM, together with the Canadian Police Mission, is happy to provide training to help ensure that objective is reached. International experts have been working hard in 2017 to train Ukrainian police officers to become more confident in […]
‘Leading the change’: an explanation of the Ministry of Internal Affairs programmeNovember 23, 2017
EUAM’s ‘Leading the Change’ programme was designed for all MoIA agencies and has been ongoing since summer time. The purpose of the programme is to build capacity in public policy, change management, idea-generation and planning skills. Find out more here.
International conference on the code of criminal procedure of Ukraine: challenges and perspectives for improvementNovember 21, 2017
How to improve pre-trial investigations? Should the procedure for investigation of criminal offences be simplified? How to protect victims’ rights?