An Update From Ukraine: What the Political Unrest Means for Europe and Associations

An Update From Ukraine: What the Political Unrest Means for Europe and Associations

By: Alfons Westgeest

With the election of a new president in May 2014, the political noise in Ukraine could begin to finally settle down. But has the damage already been done? Here's a look at how the EU and associations have been affected.

In spite of the recent presidential election, Ukraine in June 2014 is still in a very uncertain situation. Peace is at risk and the country may be divided or split by the creation of a special zone or districts beyond what has already happened in The Crimea. The news keeps coming in every day. Its citizens face a tough period, and several questions remain: How will Europe respond? How will associations in Ukraine or members of international associations cope?...