NED President's Remarks to the Ukrainian American Bar Association
There are two important post-communist anniversaries this week. The first is on Monday, November 17 - the 25th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution, on which occasion a bust of Vaclav Havel will be unveiled in the U.S. Capitol. The second, just as important but probably less noticed, is the first anniversary of the Maidan Uprising in Ukraine, which occurs next Friday, November 21.
Oct 28, 2014
NED President Carl Gershman's counterargument to Mearsheimer article
Oct 28, 2014
Democracy in Ukraine
NED President Carl Gershman rejects the argument put forth in by John Mearsheimer (“Why the Ukraine Crisis is the West’s Fault” September/October 2014) in Foreign Affairs (November/December 2014).
In the July 2014 issue of the Journal of Democracy, NED Vice President Nadia Diuk shares her views on a post-Maidan Ukraine and what lies ahead for the former Soviet state. She visited Ukraine in December 2013 during the first week fo the Maidan and again in April, 2014 as an election observer.
Jul 14, 2014
"Ukraine: The Maidan and Beyond"
May 14, 2014
PBS News Hour interviews Nadia Diuk on Eastern Ukraine's vote
From PBS Youtube page: Separatists in Eastern Ukraine declared they are ready to join Russia in Sunday's secession referendum, but no government has yet recognized the move. Gwen Ifill talks to Steven Pifer of the Brookings Institution and Nadia Diuk of the National Endowment for Democracy for analysis on how it affects Ukraine's attempts at rebuilding its government and whether there is any chance for negotiation.
Apr 2, 2014
Nadia Diuk interviewed on RTÉ Radio
Appearing on RTÉ Radio 1 Drivetime(Irish Public Radio) on Monday, March 31st, 2014, NED Vice President Dr. Nadia Diuk discusses the massing of Russian troops on Ukraine's border. The podcast is available online.
Apr 3, 2014
The Revolution Was Televised:
Challenges and Opportunities for Media in Post-Euromaidan Ukraine
The National Endowment for Democracy and the Center for International Media Assistnace cordially invite you to a discussion
Canada Testimony on Ukraine
By Carl Gershman March 24, 2014
Mar 18, 2014
Nadia Diuk interviewed on CNN concerning the Crimea Vote
Nadia Diuk, Vice President of the National Endowment for Democracy, discusses Crimea's controversial referendum.
Feb 27, 2014
Nadia Diuk Interviewed on Recent Events in Ukraine
On March 3rd, NED Vice President Nadia Diuk appeared on the Diane Rehm show to discuss the "political crisis in Ukraine." Listen to the podcast here.
On Wednesday, February 26th, Diuk appeared on PBS NewsHour to discuss the topic, "Will Russia Intervene in Ukraine?"