The 7th annual meeting of the Yalta European Strategy (YES) entitled «Ukraine and the World: Re-Thinking and Moving On», organized by the Yalta European Strategy in partnership with the Viktor Pinchuk Foundation, was held in Yalta, Ukraine, from September 30 to October 3.
This year’s meeting of the main non-government forum on Ukraine’s global integration mainly focused on re-thinking the basic approaches to economics, politics and international relations, discussing key global threats and challenges, such as climate change, and exploring various models for modernizing the country to adjust it to the current world environment.
Among the YES forum discussion participants there were prominent politicians, public figures and senior EU, Ukrainian and Russian experts. The forum was opened by Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski. The special guest was the 42nd US President Bill Clinton.
Lavrynovych and Partners Law Firm was represented at the event by its Managing Partner Maksym Lavrynovych.