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Energy efficiency trend: biomass makes up 80 per cent of renewable energy supplies

“Biomass is one of the most promising renewable energy sources. Despite its limited use in Ukraine, biofuels and waste accounted for 80 per cent of renewable energy production in the country in…  


Reconstructed police department opens in Donetsk Oblast

Inhabitants of Druzhkivka in Donetsk Oblast now have improved access to the law enforcement system following the official opening of the rehabilitated Druzhkivka National Police department.  


New Biomass Heating System Installed in Zakarpattia with the support from UNDP and the Global Environment Facility

A new boiler, operating on agrarian biomass, has been installed in Nevytske village, Uzhgorod district, Zakarpattia Oblast as part of UNDP’s “Development and Commercialization of Bioenergy…  


Reconstructed city court opens in Donetsk Oblast

The conflict-affected population of Donetsk Oblast now has improved access to justice following the official opening of the rehabilitated Vuhledar city court. The building has undergone major…  


UNDP and the Government of Denmark continue promoting human rights in Ukraine: things to know about the new project

Kyiv, 6 March 2019 – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Ukraine with the support of the Government of Denmark has launched a new project – “Human Rights for Ukraine” (HR4U) – to…  


World Rare Disease Day: a vital cue to leave no one behind

About 6 per cent of the world’s population are living with rare diseases, meaning that this is an issue that requires serious attention. About 5 per cent of Ukraine’s people are living with rare…  


GIZ, UNDP and Open University of Maidan outlined how sustainable development should be studied in Ukraine

The ‘E-learning for Sustainable Development’ Project – implemented by UNDP with financial support from the German Government via Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH –…  


EU and UNDP launching new Parliamentary Reform Project

The European Union and the United Nations Development Programme in Ukraine (UNDP) are launching a new "Parliamentary Reform Project" to foster internal reform and strengthen institutional capacity of…  


How to create an environment and services accessible for all: the best practices from the Universal Design Summit

Everything we design and produce should be done in a way so that every person is able to use it. The ways to translate this key idea of the Universal Design into practice were discussed at the…  


Persons affected by conflict in eastern Ukraine to benefit from increased social cohesion and better services thanks to Denmark, Sweden and Switzerland

Today the Governments of Denmark, Sweden and Switzerland announced the launch of the “Good governance and citizens engagement for justice, security, environmental protection and social cohesion in…  

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