Roman Melnyk

Civic Activist, Political Scientist
Co-Founder of NGO Wikipatrol

IMPULSE WORKSHOP „Defending the Truth in Times of War in Ukraine“

Roman Melnyk is a Ukrainian civic activist, political scientist, co-founder of NGO Wikipatrol which combats Russian propaganda in Wikipedia and spreads the truth about Ukraine and Ukrainian-Russian war in multiple Wikipedia languages.

Roman has a background in political science and urbanism, having finished leading Ukraine’s universities: Kyiv-Mohyla academy and Taras Shevchenko Kyiv University.

As a M100 Alumnus, Roman has a profound knowledge in grass-root initiatives, political consulting and data journalism.