Foreign Policy Council

Chair – Roman Waschuk
Former Ambassador of Canada to Ukraine, 2014-2019

Andrij Dobriansky
Chair – UN Affairs

Ihor Chocholak
Chair – UWC Mission Brussels


Adrian Karatnycky

Senior Fellow, Atlantic Council, Managing Partner – Myrmidon Group LLC, NYC, USA

Orysia Lutsevych

Research Fellow and Manager, Ukraine Forum, Russia and Eurasia Programme, Chatham House, London, UK

Volodymyr Zaryckyj

Executive Director, Center for US-Ukrainian Relations

Zenon Kowal

Representative of the French-speaking governments of Belgium, 1996-2019 (Prague, Hanoi, Tunis, Warsaw, Paris/UNESCO, OECD), Special Councellor – Embassy of Ukraine (1992-1995)


Martha Kichorowska Kebalo, PhD

World Federation of Ukrainian Women’s Organizations, WFUWO Main Representative to UN/ECOSOC, New York

About the Council

UWC Foreign Policy Council brings together globally renowned foreign policy experts and thought leaders.
The Council informs and leads UWC international advocacy efforts in support of Ukraine’s peace process, Euro-Atlantic integration and democratic reforms. Through UWC offices in New York, Toronto, Kyiv and Brussels, the Council works with governments, civil society and international organizations to strengthen UWC public diplomacy program. The Council works with UWC member organizations on policy and advocacy development, enabling UWC to realize its strategic priorities and mission.

2020 highlights

High-profile discussions

  • Occupied Crimea: the path towards de-occupation
  • Minsk Peace Process: Deadlock or Gradual Success
  • Ukraine Reforms: What next?

Meetings with key stakeholders

  • Olha Stefanishyna, Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine
  • Oleksii Reznikov, Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine
  • MEPs Witold Waszczykowski, Andrius Kubilius, Viola Von Cramon
  • EU, UN and other Ukraine’s diplomatic missions
  • Crimean Tatar World Congress, Belarusian diaspora
  • Atlantic Council, Ukraine Think Tanks Liaison Office and more


Panel Discussion: #NATO at the Forefront.

Occupied #Crimea: the path towards de-occupation

Minsk process: gradual success or political deadlock” panel discussion.

Video conference “#EU#Ukraine Summit: the road ahead”