9 May 2018
A Route to National Resilience: Building Whole-of-Society Security in Ukraine
Civil society is widely acknowledged as an important ingredient of democracy and a bulwark against authoritarianism.
3 May 2018
Piret Pernik Quoted in "La Vanguardia" Article
On 29 April La Vanguardia, a leading daily newspaper in Catalonia that is printed both in Spanish and Catalan, published an article entitled ”Las...
4 April 2018
NATO-EU Roundtable 2018
On April 4 Sven Sakkov, Director of ICDS, moderated a panel “NATO-EU Cooperation in Countering Hybrid Threats — From Past Origins to Future Prospects”...
2 April 2018
Societal Resilience in Eastern Ukraine: Building Solid Foundations for a Nation
The long-awaited and much-debated official adoption of the so-called Donbas De-Occupation Law by Ukraine’s Verkhovna Rada provoked a heated discussion...
13 March 2018
Dmitri Teperik at the 11th Europe–Ukraine Forum
ICDS Chief Executive Dmitri Teperik participated in the 11th Europe–Ukraine Forum, which was held in Rzeszów, Poland on 13-14 March 2018.
6 March 2018
Countering Disinformation: The Danger of Hype—and Ignorance
A superficial understanding of the core strategy of disinformation as well as its ways, means, and ends leads us to naivety about its real effects on...
5 March 2018
Latvian Banking System in Early 2018: Coping with Bad Apples?
The Latvian banking system is less than 30 years old. During these three decades, the current liquidation of AB.lv banks is the fifth major crisis in...
5 February 2018
Disinformation: A Fight for Crimea, Ukraine and the World
In discussing disinformation as a component of contemporary military conflicts, it is necessary to point out three key issues.