"Who is Our Friend in the EU?"

03:35 20.06.14
Institute of World Policy has released the results of expert survey "Who is our friend in the EU?"

42 Ukrainian experts took part in the survey. They evaluated the level of support for Ukraine of each EU member state for Ukraine using a ten point scale. The survey was conducted from 12 to 19 June 2014.

Survey Results

1. Poland 392 (2 experts undecided)

2. Lithuania 376 (2 experts undecided)

3. Sweden 354 (1 undecided)

4. Latvia 316 (2 undecided

5. Britain 308

6. Estonia 298 (3 undecided)

7. Republic 283

8. 262 Germany

9. Slovakia 242 (1 undecided)

10. Finland 235 (4 undecided)

11. 217 France

12. Romania 216 (4 undecided)

13. Austria 215 (1 undecided)

14. Croatia 206 (6 undecided)

15. The Netherlands 202 (3 undecided)

16. Slovenia 193 (5 undecided)

17. Spain 185 (7 undecided)

18. Luxembourg 185 (10 undecided)

19. Hungary 182 (2 undecided)

20. Portugal 179 (7 undecided)

21. Denmark 175 (6 undecided)

22. Italy 167 (3 undecided)

23. Bulgaria 165 (2 undecided)

24. Belgium 163 (5 undecided)

25. Greece 139 (5 undecided)

26. Ireland 135 (12 undecided)

27. Malta 96 (13 undecided)

28. Cyprus 95 (10 undecided)


1. Lyubov Akulenko, Director of the European Program, Centre UA

2. Vitaliy Bala, Director, Agency for Modeling Situations

3. Olena Bekrenyova, Director, Bohdan Havrylyshyn Charitable Foundation

4. Natalya Belitser, Expert, Pylyp Orlyk Institute for Democracy

5. Volodymyr Dubovyk, director, Centre of International Studies, Odesa Mechnikov National University (Odesa)

6. Rostyslav Dzundza, Head of Public Social Forum, Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum

7. Volodymyr Horbach, Political Analyst, Institute for Euro-Atlantic cooperation

8. Larysa Ivshyna, Editor-in-Chief, Newspaper “The Day”

9. Igor Kogut, Chairman of the Board, Agency for Legislative Initiatives

10. Oleh Kokoshynskiy, Deputy Head, Ukraine-NATO Civic League

11. Ihor Koliushko, Head of the Board, Centre for political and legal reforms

12. Valeriy Kravchenko, Expert, Center of International Security

13. Valentyn Krasnoperov, Political Analyst; Aspirant, Donetsk National University

14. Ostap Kryvdyk, political scientist

15. Kostyantyn Kvurt, Head of Executive Board, “Internews – Ukraine”

16. Kateryna Levchenko, president, International Women’s rights center “La Strada - Ukraine”

17. Yulia Lymar, Editor-in-Chief, Information-Analytical Agency “Glavcom”

18. Anatoliy Martsynovskiy, Journalist, “Gazeta po-ukrainsky”

19. Vasyl Moysiyenko, Centre for European and Ero-atlantic Integration, National Bohdan Khmelnytsky University of Cherkasy (Cherkasy)

20. Taras Mykhalniuk, Director, Open Ukraine Foundation

21. Volodymyr Ohryzko, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine (2007-2009)

22. Oleksandr Palii, Political Expert

23. Plotnikov Oleksiy, Doctor of Economics, Professor, Honored Economist of Ukraine

24. Potyekhin Oleksandr, Director, Centre for Peace, Conversion and Foreign Policy of Ukraine

25. Kyryl Savin, Director, Heinrich Böll Foundation`s Office In Ukraine

26. Viktor Shlinchak, Chair of the Supervisory Board, Institute of World Policy

27. Dmytro Shulga, European Program Initiative Director, International Renaissance Foundation

28. Mykola Siruk, Head of International Section, Newspaper “The Day”

29. Bogdan Sokolovsky, Ukraine's President's Representative on International Energy Security (2008-2010); representative,

30. Serhiy Solodky, First Deputy Director, Institute of World Policy

31. Sergiy Sydorenko, Editor-in-Chief, “Europeis`ka Pravda” (European Trusth)

32. Ihor Todorov, professor, director, EU Information Centres under Donetsk National University

33. Vadym Tryuhan, expert on international and European law

34. Yaropolk Tymkiv, public policy expert, Pact in Ukraine, Uniter

35. Yulia Tyschenko, Head of Board, Ukrainian Center for Independent Political Research

36. Oleksandr Tytarchuk, research fellow, Foreign Policy Research Institute

37. Alla Yevdokymova, director, Human Rights Centre “Tree of Life”

38. Volodymyr Yermolenko, Director of EU-Related Media, Internews-Ukraine

39. Viktor Zamiatin, Leading expert of Political and Legal Programmes, Razumkov Centre

40. Igor Zhdanov, President, Analytical Centre “Public Policy”

41. Pavlo Zhovnirenko, chairman of the Board, Center for Strategic Studies

42. Mariya Zolkina, Political Analyst, Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation.

The research was conducted within the “New European Policy” project supported by the “Ukraine National Initiatives to Enhance Reforms” (UNITER) project funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Pact.

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Publication produced in the framework of the project “V4 Supporting Communication Strategy of Moldova, Georgia and Ukraine on Implementing AA and DCFTA led by the Foreign Policy Association of Moldova and supported by the International Visegrad Fund.
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