Foreign Policy Research Institute

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Foreign Policy Research Institute

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Announcement of the ROUND TABLE "Concept of Victory in Russian-Ukrainian War"

Foreign Policy Research Institute with organisational support of the Directorate-General for Rendering Services to Diplomatic Missions invites you to participate in a roundtable open for foreign diplomatic missions, leading Ukrainian media, and expert community representatives titled “Concept of Victory in Russian-Ukrainian War”. The roundtable will take place on 20 September 2022 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:10 p.m. in the GDIP Media Center, Kyiv, 6-А Pyrohova St. 

The event will be of combined online and offline format.

Key points of the discussion:

  • Ontology of victory in a social and philosophical context. 

  • Victory as both the result of the war and the political goal of diplomacy.

  • The evolution of views on the military and political contents of victory in the russian-Ukrainian war.

  • Dividends of a military victory.

  • What precisely shall constitute victory in the russian-Ukrainian war, and what are the exact ways of achieving it? 

  • Significance, consequences and price of Ukraine’s victory in the war with russia.


  • Borys PARAKHONSKYI, Principal Scientist of the National Institute for Strategic Studies, Doctor of Philosophy, Full Professor;

  • Volodymyr VASYLENKO, international legal expert, Merited Lawyer of Ukraine, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ukraine, Doctor of Law, Full Professor, Representative of Ukraine to the United Nations Human Rights Council (2006-2010);

  • Serhii ZGHURETS, Director of the Defense Express Media & Consulting Company, Editor-in-Chief of the Defense Express eponymous journal;

  • Mykola BELIESKOV, Principal Scientist of the National Institute for Strategic Studies; 

  • Petro BURKOVSKYI, Executive Director of the Ilko Kucheriv ‘Democratic Initiatives’ Foundation;    

  • Oleksand CHUPRYNIUK, soldier of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, active participant of combat on the russian-Ukrainian frontline.

Event languages: Ukrainian with simultaneous interpretation into English.

Registration will remain open until 19 September 2022, email: For further information, including on registration matters, please contact us by phone: + 287-52-58; +38 (099) 089 56 20; +38 (097) 487 20 00.

Location: 6-A Pyrohova St., the GDIP Media Center