Together, civil society of Ukraine, Russia and the EU are working to create a “Map of the Conflict Actors in Donbas”

On May 28, 2020, an expert discussion took place on a large-scale document “The Map of the Conflict Actors in Donbas” prepared in cooperation with the CivilM+ Platform. It has taken about two years to collect information about those involved... View Article

Join the online-dialogue on contested narratives

To involve a wider circle of the experts to the dialogue on historical narratives, our partners from inmedio peace consult (Berlin, Germany) have designed a consensus-oriented online-dialogue tool that enables collaborative working on one joint text. The online-dialogue instrument proposes... View Article

CPI “Ideas for Change” participated at the international platform CivilM+ meeting in Kyiv

On March 2 – 4, 2020, the representatives of the Centre of Public Initiatives “Ideas for Change” along with the independent civil society organizations from Ukraine, Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, Russia, and France participated at the meeting of the open... View Article

# JointHistoryTextbook-2090. Gaps and Overlaps

This consensus paper shows the results of the respective group discussions reconstructing the narratives on the following topics: Holodomor/the Great Famine of the 1930s and its impact on the idea of Ukrainian independence; 1991 – different perceptions on the dissolution... View Article

# JointHistoryTextbook-2090. Experts’ meeting in Berlin

Using the Mediative Dialogue Approach, 18 experts from academia, think tanks and NGOs, as well as journalists and dialogue practitioners, met in Berlin on 08 – 12 November 2019. They analyzed and reflected on Ukrainian, German and Russian historical narratives... View Article

About Us

Centre of Public Initiatives “Ideas for Change” (IfC) was founded in November 2015 but started its active project work from January 2017. The IfC’s founders have a considerable experience in civil sector as well as in the think-tanks, international organisations... View Article

Women, Peace and Security: A Chance for Georgia’s and Ukraine’s Protracted Conflicts? (2019)

Following the Ukrainian-German project in 2016 and the German-Ukrainian-Georgian project in 2018, the Centre of Public Initiatives “Ideas for Change” (Kyiv), Polis180 (Berlin) and the IDP Women Association “Consent” (Tbilisi) continue their work on the Women, Peace and Security Agenda in the... View Article