Ways of improvement of defence planning mechanism in the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine





defense reform, defense and budget planning, budget


The article focuses on generalizing the requirements of the current legislation, other normative legal acts, own theoretical studies and assessing the effectiveness of defense and budget planning systems in Ukraine.

At present, defense reform is based on the principles and principles governing the NATO member states, which in turn requires a revision of the current system and the introduction of new approaches and mechanisms in the defense and budget planning system.

The goal of this article is revealing defence planning mechanism improvement ways in the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine.

Author Biographies

Oleh Oleshko , Military-Diplomatic Academy named after Yevgeny Bereznyak

Candidate of Political Science, Associate Professor, Associate Professor of the Department of International Relations

Yurii Blinov , The National Defence University of Ukraine named after Ivan Cherniakhovskyi

Masterʼs student


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How to Cite

Oleshko , O. ., & Blinov , Y. . (2021). Ways of improvement of defence planning mechanism in the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine. Political Science and Security Studies Journal, 2(1), 40-46. https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4658015