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June 7-9th, 2019, Novi Petrivtsi village, Kyiv Oblast | Ukraine
MEZHYHIRYA FESTIVAL
Investigative journalism | Journalism vs. Activism

Schedule



Days

In the residency of ex-president Yanukovych

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Participants

International & local experts

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Events

Talks, discussions, workshops & parties

Some speakers



Arta Giga
Arta Giga

Editor and director at Red Dot Media, Producer at Latvian TV

Tamás Bodoky
Tamás Bodoky

Executive Director of Atlatszo

Drew Sullivan
Drew Sullivan

Chief Editor at OCCRP

Carolyn Thompson
Carolyn Thompson

Data Journalist

Tommaso Canetta
Tommaso Canetta

Fact-checker at Pagella Politica

Oksana Bizenkova
Oksana Bizenkova

Executive Director at Bihus.info

Jakub Górnicki
Jakub Górnicki

Co-founder and director at Outriders

Valér Kot
Valér Kot

Senior media advisor at MDIF

Tomáš Bella
Tomáš Bella

Co-founder and head of digital at Dennik N

Anna Babinets
Anna Babinets

Co-founder and reporter at Slidstvo.Info

Pavla Holcová
Pavla Holcová

Founder of investigace.cz, regional editor of OCCRP

Pascale Müller
Pascale Müller

Reporter for BuzzFeed News Germany

Ismail Ferdous
Ismail Ferdous

Photojournalist

Karolina Baca-Pogorzelska
Karolina Baca-Pogorzelska

Correspondent at Dziennik Gazeta Prawna

Sanita Jemberga
Sanita Jemberga

Executive Director at Re: Baltica

Michal Potocki
Michal Potocki

Editor at Dziennik Gazeta Prawna

David Schraven
David Schraven

Publisher at Correctiv

Axel Gordh Humlesjö
Axel Gordh Humlesjö

Journalist and Co-producer at SVT

Timur Alexandrov
Timur Alexandrov

Product Manager at Genesis Media Emerging Markets

Roman Dobrokhotov
Roman Dobrokhotov

Editor in Chief at The Insider

Stevan Dojcinovic
Stevan Dojcinovic

Editor in Chief at Krik

Eva Kubaniova
Eva Kubaniova

Investigative Journalist at Investigace.cz

Valeria Egoshina
Valeria Egoshina

Journalist at Cxemu

Danylo Mokryk
Danylo Mokryk

Journalist at Bihus.Info

Vladimir Thorik
Vladimir Thorik

Reporter at RISE Moldova

Leyla Mustafaeva
Leyla Mustafaeva

Journalist at Meydan.TV

Ali Feruz
Ali Feruz

Journalist at N-Ost/Unit, activist

Piotr Andrusieczko
Piotr Andrusieczko

Correspondent at Outriders

Nataliya Gumenyuk
Nataliya Gumenyuk

Head of Board at Hromadske

Natalia Sedletska
Natalia Sedletska

Author and host at Cxemu

Yaroslav Harahuts
Yaroslav Harahuts

Founder of Clarity Project

Yuriy Antoshchuk
Yuriy Antoshchuk

Founder of Open Schools

Olena Shkarpova
Olena Shkarpova

Media director at Vox Ukraine

Bojana Pavlović
Bojana Pavlović

Fact-checker at OCCRP, KRIK

Oleksandr Voloshyn
Oleksandr Voloshyn

Lawyer at RPDI

Vladyslav Greziev
Vladyslav Greziev

Founder of Lobby X

Myroslav Simka
Myroslav Simka

Coordinator at ProZorro

Serhii Nikitenko
Serhii Nikitenko

Journalist at MOST

Volodymyr Torbich
Volodymyr Torbich

Chief Editor at 4 vlada

Oksana Petruk
Oksana Petruk

Journalist at Syla pravdy

Dmytro Bulakh
Dmytro Bulakh

Head of Board at Kharkiv Anti-corruption Center, activist

Daryna Shevchenko
Daryna Shevchenko

Executive Producer at Slidstvo

Jakub Parusinski
Jakub Parusinski

Chair of the Media Development Foundation

Oleg Khomenok
Oleg Khomenok

Senior Media Advisor for Internews Network, GIJN Board of Directors member

Aubrey Belford
Aubrey Belford

International Editor at OCCRP

Yevhen Hlibovitsky
Yevhen Hlibovitsky

Managing partner at pro.mova

Katya Gorchinskaya
Katya Gorchinskaya

Media expert, ex-Executive Director at Hromadske


Organizers



A group of Ukrainian journalists and activists behind investigation and publishing of the enormous wealth of information founded in Yanukovych villa.

is a non-profit organization founded by Kyiv Post journalists to improve Ukraine’s journalism profession through three main activities: investigative/enterprise journalism, journalism exchanges and specialized training.

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  • KyivPost

Location

  • Mezhyhirya compound, kyiv countryside
  • Ex President Yanukovych residence Mezhyhirya, was the former private residence of former President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych in the village of Novi Petrivtsi, nearby kyiv which he occupied since 2002. On February 22nd 2014, after the end of the Yanukovych government and his abrupt leave, the Mezhyhirya compound, his residence in the Ky iev countryside, was opened to protesters, activists and journalists. On February 23, 2014 the Ukrainian parliament adopted a resolution on transfer of Mezhyhirya into a state ownership.

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