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The Secretary-General: Message on the International day for the preservation of the ozone layer

The Montreal Protocol is both an inspirational example of how humanity is capable of cooperating to address a global challenge and a key instrument for tackling today’s climate crisis.  


Novopskov: First ‘Island of Integrity’™ in Ukraine

One of Ukraine’s new amalgamated local authorities aims to stamp out corruption in its area by applying internationally recognised anti-corruption methodology – and there are hopes this pilot project…  


First Private School to Open in Rubizhne

Victoria Zolina, an educator with almost 20 years of experience, plans to open the first private school in the town of Rubizhne, Luhansk Oblast.  


Ukraine joins the Global Network of Accelerator Labs

Ukraine joined a 60-strong network of development think-tanks spanning 78 countries on Friday, with the launch by UNDP in Ukraine of the country’s new Accelerator Lab.  


Human Rights Media Festival brings together journalism students from across Ukraine to teach them human rights

Human rights values should be a backbone of journalism education. The second Human Rights Media Festival brought together journalism students from all over Ukraine to teach them how to raise human…  


Power monitoring scheme saves Ukrainian town energy and money

Success story from Chortkiv where the energy management system was introduced with the support of UNDP project. Monitoring conducted a year later has proved that the new system not only maintained a…  


Entrepreneurs launch camp on innovative education in Donetsk Oblast

Activists in Sviatohirsk have launched a camp for Innovative Educators, where schoolchildren, parents and teachers will share their ideas about how to take contemporary education in Ukraine to a new…  


Exposing State Officials to Citizens’ Scrutiny

Anti-corruption activist Denys Bihus and his team have developed an online database – declarations.com.ua – that imports information directly from the NACP’s registry and analyses it. It is the…  


UNDP upskills journalists to work on environmental issues

UNDP has launched the School of Environmental Journalism to raise the awareness of Ukrainian journalists, media activists and bloggers in the field of environmental protection and sustainable energy.…  


Black Sea twice as polluted by marine litter as Mediterranean Sea – EU project’s survey

The amount of marine litter in the Black Sea is almost twice as high as in the Mediterranean Sea, while concentrations of some pollutants exceed their toxicity threshold values, according to the…  

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