The roundtable “Problems of information security and European integration of Ukraine” has taken place at Odesa I. Mechnikov National University today, on April 10th, 2014. The Foundation “Democratic initiatives” (Kyiv), Center for International Studies of the Mechnikov University and National Information Agency Ukrinform were among its co-organizers.

The presenters were Y. Gorban and M. Zolkina (“Democratic Initiatives”), O. Chekmyshev (Kyiv Taras Shevchenko National University), well-known Odesa media expert L. Shtekel, V. Dubovyk and D. Kuzmin (Center for International Studies, Mechnikov University).

The following issues were addressed: forms and methods to ensure the country’s information security under the circumstances of the propaganda war against it, specifics of the information policies in various regions of the state, assistance of international partners to Ukraine. The roundtable was followed by its speakers appearing at the press-conference at “Paritet” press-conference.