Yalta European Strategy (YES) is a leading forum for discussing Ukraine's European future and global context. It is governed by an international supervisory board: Aleksander Kwaśniewski (Chairman), Carl Bildt, Pat Cox, Wolfgang Ischinger, Stéphane Fouks, Victor Pinchuk (founder), and Anders Fogh Rasmussen.
Since 2004, YES has organized high-level international meetings and events in Ukraine and the EU. Its Yalta Annual Meetings are the major international forum in Ukraine to discuss global challenges and the future of Ukraine in Europe. The 16th YES Annual Meeting 'Happiness Now. New Approaches for a World in Crisis' took place on September 12-14, 2019 in Kyiv.