Meeting with the AWV

Meeting with AWV (Arbeitsgemeinschaft für wirtschaftliche Verwaltung e.V.) for discussion of the latest sustainable development projects, funded by the German government: E-Rechnung; Digitalization of the Income Tax Payments; etc. #awv #sustainabledevelopment #ferd #erechnung #cbvs #greeneconomy

Information Asymmetry, Corporate Disclosure and Climate Finance

Our new corse with Prof., Dr. Reimund Schwarze and Boris Raeder (D-EITI) on Information Asymmetry, Corporate Disclosure and Climate Finance at European University Viadrina (Frankfurt, Oder) will encompass different aspects of the information asymmetry concept by Blended Value Creation, climate finance mobilization, disclosure of the non-financial information and the role of modern IT-solutions for the information…

How the Blockchain Technology Could Change Energy and Financial Worlds

The idea of combining financial and energy systems into a single unit through the construction of a mechanism for automatic collection, processing and analysis of information arose in the Soviet times. Although academic Glushkov failed to fully implement it, today his ideas are being used in projects that are being implemented on the basis of blockade…

Sustainability Report of the Kyiv National Economic University

After joining in 2017 the UN Global Compact Network, the Kyiv National Economic University gamed after Vadym Hetman (shortly, University) found itself obliged to implement the concept of sustainable development into the daily life. In other words, the University is aiming to improve its sustainability to economic, environmental, social and governance risks (non-financial risks). On…

We Have Robbed Ourselves

The heating season and the lowering of the temperature have traditionally raised the “degree” of relations in the gas sector. And if the latest news on the decision of the Stockholm Arbitration court gives grounds for optimism, internal events make us think about the effectiveness of the so-called “reforms”, which are always “on the list”…

Energy Efficiency and Business. Can We Consume Energy Economically?

SEPTEMBER 1, 2017, ASSOCIATION AGREEMENT BETWEEN UKRAINE AND THE EUROPEAN UNION COMPLETELY ENTERED INTO FORCE. MOST IMPORTANT ARE  THE CHAPTERS ABOUT TRADE AND ECONOMIC COOPERATION. UKRAINE STEPS INTO A NEW DEVELOPMENT STAGE BY ADAPTING PROGRESSIVE WORLD REQUIREMENTS, REGULATIONS AND STANDARDS. THE FIRST POSITION ON THE LIST OF PRIORITIES IS DEDICATED TO ENERGY EFFICIENCY, RESOURCE SAVINGS…

How Russia is Going to attract European Money and Overcome Existing Sanctions

The COP23 conference in Bonn was a great opportunity to see not only the newest trends in green finance, but also to analyze performance of our northern neighbors (Russian Federation) in this area – how we should protect our interests and promote domestic green economy!   Full article on the webpage of Delo.ua

The Reform of Natural Gas Market in Ukraine Fails: Governance Risks at NAK “Naftogaz” and Steady Monopolization

The changes of the constituent documents of “Ukrtransgas” and subsequent subordination of this company to the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade could threaten the functioning of the GTS (gas transmission system). It was also a clear evidence of the governance risks importance and their potential impact on the company’s activities and financial performance. Thus,…

Results of the ISS “Green Economy and European Integration” (Report)

REPORT III International Summer School “GREEN ECONOMY AND EUROPEAN INTEGRATION” (August 25-28, 2017) Third time in a raw the Konrad Adenauer Foundation in Ukraine together with Scientific Society of KNEU named after V. Hetman from August 25 to 28 of 2017 have conducted an International Summer School dedicated to the issues of green finance and…