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?
Dialogue policing – training in LvivOctober 31, 2017
During mass events such as demonstration and football matches, specially trained police negotiators are deployed in most EU member states in order to maintain a dialogue with event organisers and participants. This tactic — called dialogue policing — is proven to reduce violence. Last year and earlier this year, the EU Advisory Mission and the […]
Join justice! EUAM joins partners in Lviv region to call for more jurorsOctober 23, 2017
Currently, over half of the positions for jurors in the Lviv region are unfilled. This leads to unacceptable delays to justice as many cases cannot be heard in court. Join justice! Apply to become a juror at the Lviv City Hall (room 343) or your local council. Find out more about the issue in this […]
How to make Ukrainian courts more secure – EUAM reportOctober 04, 2017
The security of Ukrainian courts was the subject of an extensive roundtable discussion organised by EUAM. A lack of security for courts and the people who work in them may have serious consequences for judicial independence. A Dutch expert has spent the last half-year analysing the court security situation in Ukraine and he presented his […]
Reducing violence at demonstrations in Ukraine – launch of EUAM public order trainingSeptember 26, 2017
The training programme, which will run from 25 September – 27 October 2017, forms part of EUAM’s contribution to the development of a new public order policing model for Ukraine that tries to minimise the risk of violence. The training will be delivered by police officers from a number of European countries, mainly Denmark and […]