Policy Documents

Overview of the EU-Ukraine related policy documents, including bilateral agreements and background information.
  • InnoPolicy: publications

    InnoPolicy - Enhance Innovation Strategies, Policies and Regulation in Ukraine The EuropeAid-funded Innopolicy project was implemented in Ukraine between 2009 and 2011 in order to support the formulation of the Ukrainian innovation and research policy on the governmental and regional levels, to support improvement of the regulatory and legislative environment for Research, Innovation and intellectual property rights in Ukraine and bring the Ukrainian legislation in compliance with the best European practices.
    [more] (URL: http://www.st-gateukr.eu/en/674.php)
  • EU-Ukraine STI Cooperation Roadmap 2011-2013

    An S&T Cooperation agreement between Ukraine and the EU was signed in 2003. This Agreement has been renewed twice, firstly in 2004 and then again in 2011.
    [more] (URL: http://www.st-gateukr.eu/en/672.php)
  • ERAWATCH Country Info Ukraine 2012

    The linked PDF provides an overview of the science landscape of Ukraine, including reserach policies, policy mis, governance structures, research funding, research performers, national policy and the European Research Area, and the internationalisation of STI cooperation.
    [more] (URL: http://www.st-gateukr.eu/en/568.php)
  • EU/Ukraine Action Plan

    The EU/Ukraine Action Plan covers a timeframe of three years. Its implementation is meant to encourage and support Ukraine’s objective of further integration into European economic and social structures. Implementation of the Action Plan will advance the approximation of Ukrainian legislation, norms and standards to those of the European Union.
    [more] (URL: http://www.st-gateukr.eu/en/567.php)
  • European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument

    The European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument (ENPI) has been operational since 1 January 2007. It is the main source of funding for the 17 partner countries (ten Mediterranean and six Eastern European countries, plus Russia) of ENP. The ENPI is the financial instrument which supports the ENP through concrete assistance actions. It replaces the co-operation programmes TACIS (for the Eastern European countries) and MEDA (for the Mediterranean countries).
    [more] (URL: http://www.st-gateukr.eu/en/569.php)
  • OWWZ-Publications

    The East-West-Science Centre (OWWZ) was established as an initiative of the University of Kassel, Germany in 1992 to pave the way and intensify the co-operation in research and educational fields with universities and research and development organisations in Central and Eastern Europe. The aim of the OWWZ is to support the scientific exchange as well as to convey information on the landscape in science and technology in each of these countries. Here you will find a list of the OWWZ-Publications (in English and Russian).
    [more] (URL: http://www.st-gateukr.eu/en/449.php)
  • SCOPE-EAST: publications

    The project “Scenarios for a co-ordinated approach to sustainable S/T co-operation with the Eastern Neighbours of the EU (SCOPE-EAST)” intends to take sustainable steps in view of an enhanced coordination of the R&D co-operation of interested EU-Member States and Associated Candidate States with Russia and Eastern Europe. SCOPE-EAST will address the question of how to achieve optimum coherence between national cooperation strategies and the EU R&D cooperation strategy and of how cooperation in R&D can contribute to other policies of the EU such as the European Neighbourhood policy. Target countries are in the first step Russia and Ukraine.
    [more] (URL: http://www.st-gateukr.eu/en/311.php)