Viktoria Siumar

Deputy Secretary, National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine

Viktoria Siumar is deputy secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine. From 1999 to 2013, she was a freelance correspondent for Voice of America in Ukraine and an anchor of political programs on Hromadske Radio. She is founder of the journalist movement Stop Censorship. Siumar was a lecturer at the Institute of Journalism of Kyiv’s Taras Shevchenko National University and executive director of the Institute of Mass Information. She was a member of the National Presidential Commission on Freedom of Expression and Information Development from 2005 to 2010 and is a board member of International Renaissance.

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