Institutionalization of Ukraine’s information policy as a function of strategic communication

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Grażyna Piechota
Robert Rajczyk


The paper presents the contemporary information policy implemented by the Ukrainian government. The survey answers the question about the new role of information policy in the state authorities’ activities. The research focuses on the executive branch of power, due to its impact on the internal and external image of Ukraine. The analysis was conducted at the strategic, institutional and operational levels, and concerned the content of messages.


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Piechota, G., & Rajczyk, R. (2018). Institutionalization of Ukraine’s information policy as a function of strategic communication. Środkowoeuropejskie Studia Polityczne, (3), 65-80.
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Grażyna Piechota, Andrzej Frycz Modrzewski Kraków University

PhD, Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Management and Social Communication of the Andrzej Frycz Modrzewski Kraków University (Poland). Her research concerns include the matters of civil society, social and political communication, as well as intercultural communications. In 2017, she was the Scholar Recipient in the Center for Chinese Studies in Taipei; she has conducted a research project Non-governmental diplomacy in service of Taiwan’s soft power. She has directed national and international research projects in cooperation with universities in Germany, Ukraine and Taiwan. Reviewer in the international academic journal “Cogent Social Sciences”.

Robert Rajczyk, University of Silesia in Katowice

PhD, Assistant Professor at the Institute of Journalism and Political Sciences at the University of Silesia in Katowice (Poland). His research concerns mass communication, constitutional systems in Central and Eastern Europe and public diplomacy. He is the author of three books and several academic papers. He has conducted two research projects: World’s Impact of Taiwanese Media System and Public Diplomacy. The modern tool of Taiwanese diplomacy financed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of China (Taiwan).


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