Dr. Iryna Solonenko

Senior Fellow


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Dr. Iryna Solo­nenko is a Senior Fellow at the Centre for Liberal Moder­nity. She is an expert on Euro­pean inte­gra­tion and foreign policy, specif­i­cally the Euro­pean Neigh­bour­hood Policy /​ Eastern Part­ner­ship. Her focus is on Ukraine, its reform process, and the nexus between wealth and polit­i­cal power.

She has twenty years of pro­fes­sional expe­ri­ence as a project manager at the East­West Insti­tute in Kyiv and at the Euro­pean Exchange in Berlin, as Direc­tor of the Europe Pro­gramme of the Inter­na­tional Renais­sance Foun­da­tion (Open Society Foun­da­tions) in Ukraine, and as an inde­pen­dent policy con­sul­tant. She studied History, Euro­pean Studies, and Urban Admin­is­tra­tion at the Kyiv Mohyla Academy, Academy of Urban Admin­is­tra­tion in Ukraine, Central Euro­pean Uni­ver­sity, and Birm­ing­ham University.

Pub­li­ca­tions (Selec­tion)

Die voll­ständige Pub­lika­tion­sliste zugänglich unter https://europa-uni-de.academia.edu/IrynaSolonenko