Projects

Upcoming Events

Washington, DC
February 14-15, 2017
 
Washington DC
April 27, 2017
 
Washington, DC
June 15, 2017
 
Kyiv, Ukraine
August 30, 2017
 
Washington, DC
October 12, 2017
 
Washington DC 
December 7-8, 2017 
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CUSUR 2016 - Project I
US-UA “Working Group” Initiative

The US-Ukraine “Working Group” Initiative was launched in 2007 in order to secure an array of experts in "areas of interest” for CUSUR and its various forums/proceedings; at the same time, it was hoped that the ‘experts’ might agree to write a series of ‘occasional papers’ to identify “major issues” impacting on US-Ukrainian relations.
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CUSUR 2017 - Project II
Publication Efforts

Recognizing the urgent need to set up proper channels for the maximum circulation of the information/analysis CUSUR possessed or had at its disposal, the Center long focused on having ‘a publication presence’ of some form or another.
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CUSUR 2017 - Project III
DC Occasional Briefings Series

CUSUR did not turn its attention to having a DC presence until summer 2012. Borrowing space when the need arose (particularly for various forum steering committees meetings) from the American Foreign Policy Council, its longest abiding partner, seemed to suffice; an Acela ride from the Center’s NY office did the rest. If there was a concern, it was to open an office in Kyiv.
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CUSUR 2018 - Project IV
Kyiv Seminars for UA Officials

The several visits of young, fresh minded, reform oriented UA military commanders and national security analysts to various top flight foreign policy think tanks and institutes of higher diplomatic or military learning in DC (prompted in good part by CUSUR invitations to its Occasional Briefings) in the latter part of 2014 prompted the UA MOD to propose a slightly different arrangement for similar discussions/conversations in 2015.
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Taking Measure of a U.S.-Ukraine Strategic Partnership
ImageRoundtable II: Taking Measure of a U.S.-Ukraine Strategic Partnership was held in Washington, DC on October 31 and November 1, 2001, at the Wyndham Crown. The forum focused on assessing the capacity of the two countries to make the requisite political, economic diplomatic and military commitments to the realization of mutual strategic objectives.

Speakers included:

Ivan BilasIhor Mityukov
Ian BrzezinskiCameron Munter
Ariel CohenPyotr Naimski
William CourtneyHafiz Pashayev
Paula DobrianskyWilliam Perett
Lana EkimoffCarlos Pascual
Bohdan FuteyMykhailo Ratushny
Bohdan HawrylyshynBob Schaffer
Geza JeszenskyEdilberto Segura
Anatoliy KinakhLouise Shelley
Nicholas KrawciwOleksandr Skipalsky
F. Stephen LarrabeeTamara Solanyk
Nancy LeeVolodymyr Stelmakh
Eberhardt KoelschBorys Tarasyuk
William MillerHennadiy Udovenko

Sponsors:

American Foreign Policy CouncilOrganization for the Defense of Four Freedoms for Ukraine
Columbia University/ISERomyr & Associates
Congressional Ukrainian CaucusUkrainian Central Information Service
Embassy of Ukraine to the United StatesUkrainian American Freedom Foundation
Harvard University/BSSPUkrainian Congress Committee of America
Georgetown University/CEREESUkrainian National Information Service
International Republican InstituteUS Library of Congress
Johns Hopkins University/SAISU.S.-Ukraine Foundation
National Democratic Institute 

Patrons:

SigmaBleyzerUkraine International Airlines
UkreximnefteproductThe PBN Corporation
Kyiv Atlantic Ukraine/Atlantic FarmsFirst Security Federal Savings Bank
Western NIS Enterprise FundRAND Corporation
DynCorpUkrtransnafta

Steering Committee:

Please note the UA Quest Roundtable Steering Committees are listed here.

Proceedings/Presentations:

Transcript of Under Secretary of State Paula Dobriansky's keynote address

Transcript of Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan Hafiz Pashayev's featured remarks

Transcript of United States Ambassador to Ukraine Carlos Pascual's featured remarks

Press:

Press release announcing the event's scheduling change [as a result of the 9/11 tragedy]
 

Program:

The event's program

The event's brochure

Speaker Bios:

Short biographies of the the participants are available.
 

Past Highlight Events

RT XVII Items of Note
Highlights from Ukraine's Quest for Mature Nation Statehood RT XVII: Ukraine & Religious Freedom, held in Washington, DC on Oct. 27, 2016
 
UA HES SE: UA 25th B-Day
Highlights from UA HES Special Event: 'Commemorating the 25th Anniversary of the Modern Ukrainian State', held at the NY Princeton Club on Sept. 17, 2016
 
US-UA WG YS IV Highlights
Highlights from US-UA WG Yearly Summit IV: Providing Ukraine with an Annual Report Card, held at the University Club in Washington, DC on June 16, 2016
 
US-UA SD VII Items of Note
Highlights from US-Ukraine Security Dialogue VII held on February 25, 2016 in Washington DC
 
UA HES SE: WW2 Legacy
Highlights from the UA Historical Encounters Special Event: 'Contested Ground': The Legacy of WW2 in Eastern Europe, held in Edmonton on October 23-24, 2015
 
Holodomor SE Highlights
Highlights from the UA Historical Encounters Special Event: Taking Measure of the Holodomor, held at the Princeton Club of NY on November 5-6, 2013
 
US-UA SD III Items of Note
Highlights from US-Ukraine Security Dialogue III held on May 19, 2012 in Chicago, IL

  • Former UA Foreign Minister Volodymyr Ohryzko's keynote
 
UEAF Forum VI Highlights
Highlights from UEAF Forum VI, held in Ottawa, Canada on March 7-8, 2012
 
RT XII Items of Note
Highlights from Ukraine's Quest for Mature Nation Statehood RT XII: PL-UA & TR-UA, held in Washington, DC on Oct 19–20, 2011
 
US-UA ED III Items of Note
Highlights from US-Ukraine Energy Dialogue III, held in Washington DC
on April 15-16, 2008
 
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