On October 10, Director of the National Institute for Strategic Studies Oleksandr Lytvynenko participated in the international high-level conference "Security Challenges in the Black and Baltic Sea Regions", held under the auspices of the Swedish Atlantic Council in Stockholm.
During the conference Oleksandr Lytvynenko presented a vision of the security situation in the region. He underlined that only a successful region with strong countries can produce a reliable response to the challenges and threats. O. Lytvynenko also focused on peace building in Donbass area.
While visiting Stockholm Director of the National Institute for Strategic Studies discussed with the representatives of the Folke Bernadotte Academy the prospects of implementing common projects on the social re-adaptation of internally displaced persons as well as holding joint activities on security issues.
During his visit to Sweden, Oleksandr Lytvynenko has met members of the Ukrainian community of Stockholm - the Ukrainian youth of Sweden and Fr. Andrew, rector of the Ukrainian mission of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church. O. Lytvynenko informed the community representatives about the work being done in Ukraine for the purpose of establishing peace in our country, and answered the questions.