Nadia Bureiko spoke on the role of think tanks in the process of drafting the foreign policy agenda
Dr. Nadia Bureiko, deputy head of the NGO “Quadrivium”, was a guest at the radio programme devoted to the role of think tanks in the process of drafting the foreign policy agenda and its further implementation. Together with Olga Chyzhova, Communications Director at Foreign Policy Council ‘Ukrainian Prism’, Ms. Bureiko spoke on various programmes and project initiatives designed to enhance the expert involvement in the decision-making process in the field of foreign policy and public diplomacy. According to the experts, there is an increasing need for cooperation between the expert community and state authorities directly involved in the process of implementation of Ukraine’s foreign policy as well as a need to support initiatives of public diplomacy. ‘Today there is a need to facilitate not only initiatives that aim at maintaining Ukraine’s image abroad, but also a special attention should be paid toward projects targeting at intensification the inter-regional relations within the country’, says Ms. Bureiko.