What changes will European civil service reform bring to Ukraine?

Author: Tetiana Kovtun, Deputy State Secretary of the Cabinet of Ministers

June 23  is Civil Service Day and, in Ukraine, this sector is on the verge of significant and necessary changes.  Read more

How to be selected out of 25,000 people? Insight from a traineeship at the European Parliament

Every year, around 25 000 people apply for a traineeship at the European Parliament and 600 of them are selected. Only 10% of the trainees may be nationals from countries beyond the EU and applicant countries, which makes the competition especially tough for Ukrainians. Yet impossible is nothing. A fresh Ukrainian alumnus of this traineeship tells about her long way to the heart of EU law making. Read more