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“New normal” of sustainable energy transformation requires change in mindset and political will, urges Ministerial Conference

Policymakers and energy experts from some 100 countries joined a discussion about the role of energy transition in sustainable development and opportunities for cooperation at the Ninth International…  


European Union renews support for recovery, peacebuilding and governance reforms in conflict-affected areas of eastern Ukraine

A contribution of EUR 25 million from the European Union marks the beginning of a new phase of the “EU Support to the east of Ukraine – Recovery, Peacebuilding and Governance, 2018-2022” project, to…  


58 per cent of Ukrainian women consider corruption as one of the major issues in the country, UNDP study

Corruption has a negative impact on the entire population, but women are disproportionally affected by its consequences, according to the study "Corruption in the eyes of women and men" conducted by…  


Lviv brings together 70 businesses from eastern Ukraine for East Expo 2018

A full-scale exhibition of enterprises from eastern Ukraine, East Expo 2018, was held at the Lviv Arena Stadium on 1-2 November as part of the 18th Lviv International Economic Forum. The exhibition…  


Surgical unit reopens at Myrnohrad city hospital thanks to EIB loan

This is the first of hundreds of social infrastructure facilities that are being repaired under the EIB-financed Ukraine Early Recovery Programme in eastern Ukraine.  


Denmark and UNDP are teaming up to support peace and stabilization in eastern Ukraine through support for governance reforms

The Government of Denmark will contribute US$9.2 million to the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Ukraine on a cost-sharing basis. The contribution is the start of a new phase of enhanced…  


UNDP to support 15 municipal heating projects

Following the UNDP/GEF call for municipal projects proposals in the heating sphere using agricultural biomass, 15 such projects will be provided with technical assistance, including consultancy in the…  


The First Regional Inclusive Festival “The World for Equality” kicked off in Mariupol

The weekend of 29-30 September 2018 saw the first inclusive festival for Donetsk Oblast “The World for Equality” in Mariupol. The event, which coincided with the City's Day, brought together more than…  


Improving access to quality administrative and social services for the conflict-affected population in Mykolaivka

Over 17,000 residents of Mykolaivka territorial amalgamated community in Donetsk Oblast will have access to some 170 administrative and social services thanks to the rehabilitated Administrative and…  


Human Development Indices: Ukraine ranks 88th out of 189 countries

According to the latest Human Development Index, people living in the very high human development countries can expect to live 19 years longer, and spend seven more years in school, than those living…  

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