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An Entrepreneur is Raising Funds to Build a Mini-park with English Lessons in Luhansk Oblast

A family mini leisure park, with a sports ground and cinema and which will also offer English lessons could open in the town of Sievierodonetsk in Luhansk Oblast. Local entrepreneur Anastasiia…  


Local authorities and civil society activists from Donetsk, Luhansk and Zaporizhizhia oblasts increased the knowledge on the UNSCR #1325

More than 85 regional and local government authorities, members of the local councils, national police representatives and civil society activists from conflict-affected communities in Donetsk,…  


Psychologists use dogs to help Ukrainians traumatized by armed conflict in east

Through the use of “canistherapy” – an approach to psychotherapy that arose in the 1960s in the United States – a group of civil activists has recruited friendly pups to treat children badly affected…  


Rubizhne to become the first city in Ukraine to pilot “Safe City and Safe Public Spaces” methodology

The city of Rubizhne in Luhansk Oblast is to become the first city in Ukraine to pilot the methodology of a UN Women Global initiative called “Safe City and Safe Public Spaces.”  


Can we design our way to sustainability?

Swedish designer calls for shift in thinking to prevent climate change. “Communication is at the center how you create change. When visualizing UN’s sustainable development goals my objective was to…  


UNDP celebrates National Environment Day with Tree Planting Campaign in Kaniv

On the Ukrainian National Environment Day, UNDP with the support of the Global Environment Facility has held a tree planting campaign in the city of Kaniv, Cherkasy Oblast. Around 200 paulownias, fast…  


For the first time, the new Open Government Partnership Action Plan has been aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals

Civil society activists have learned how to engage with implementation of the new 4th Open Government Partnership Action Plan 2018-2020, and state bodies have been informed about the new priorities…  


Big Stories of Small Businesses: Winners of the video contest announced

The results of online voting for the best short video about sustainable and innovative businesses from Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts are made public. The voting was organised under the special project…  


Human rights must be mainstreamed in all policies – Blerta Cela, UNDP

As of today, Ukraine has completed implementation of the Action Plan on Implementation of the Human Rights Strategy by 29%, a monitoring conducted by 11 civil society organizations concludes. Human…  


UNDP launches a research project on the integrity and inclusiveness of the democratic process in the regions of Ukraine

The comprehensive study of the integrity and inclusiveness of the democratic process is now underway in all 24 oblasts of Ukraine. The research initiative will continue until the local elections in…  

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