Repaired bridge will improve inter-regional logistics in eastern Ukraine
Sep 21, 2017
A bridge over Aidar River, repaired by the UN Development Programme in Ukraine (UNDP) with financial support from the government of Japan, is an important transport and logistical artery connecting Luhansk and Kharkiv oblasts. Its restoration will improve logistics within the region and beyond.
Our social campaign to promote eco-friendly behaviour launched in all big cities
Sep 20, 2017
We are launching a two-month nation-wide communication campaign for environmental protection, ecosystem and biodiversity conservation, and climate change mitigation in Ukraine – the issues included into the UN Sustainable Development Agenda to be implemented by 2030.
Eastern Ukraine opens up new opportunities for business cooperation and investment
Sep 14, 2017
The UN Development Programme in Ukraine held a large-scale business conference and exhibition of enterprises from Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts, entitled "East-Expo 2017" in Kyiv on September 12-13. More than 80 companies set up stands to feature their products, which included cheeses, rock salt products, IT technologies, 3-D printers, clay ovens, and eco-friendly products.
UNDP has started medicines procurement for the funds of 2017
Aug 21, 2017
UNDP Ukraine has started medicines procurement for the funds of 2017. Tenders were announced for 11 from 15 programs, which are currently entrusted to the organization.
Repaired bridge to improve logistics in Luhansk Oblast
Aug 16, 2017
A motor road overpass in Luhansk region was repaired by UNDP with financial support from the government of Japan. The overpass is an important transport and logistical artery connecting the three largest cities in the government-controlled part of Luhansk Oblast: Severodonetsk, Lysychansk, and Rubizhne.
UNDP launches video contest dedicated to entrepreneurs from eastern Ukraine
Aug 1, 2017
UNDP, in partnership with the Molodyia social media festival, has launched a new video contest to encourage internally displaced people and local residents in government-controlled areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions to take the initiative and start a business of their own.
Forum attendees map out new development strategy for Luhansk Oblast
Jul 28, 2017
Officials from local and central government, development experts, education professionals and representatives from UN agencies gathered on July 28 at the Luhansk Regional Development Strategy Forum in Kyiv to chart a new course of development for Luhansk Oblast, using best international practice and expertise. An updated strategy for the economic and social development of Luhansk Oblast until 2020 was presented at the forum.
UNDP sets up yoga classes for people with disabilities in Kramatorsk
Jul 28, 2017
UNDP Ukraine, in partnership with UN Volunteers, hosted a yoga class for 40 people with disabilities and special needs at the Interregional Center of Professional Rehabilitation for People with Disabilities in Kramatorsk.
Poland allocates half a million US dollars to boost business development in eastern Ukraine
Jul 28, 2017
The Polish government and UNDP in Ukraine, in close cooperation with the Ukrainian government, launched the second phase of a project aimed at supporting businesses by men and women affected by the conflict.
Ministry of Health has signed agreements with international organizations to purchase medicines for Ukraine for budget funds in 2017
Jul 27, 2017
In 2017, procurement of medicines for Ukraine will be carried out by the United Nations Development Program, the UNICEF Children's Fund and the Crown Agents UK procurement agency. International organizations will purchase medicines in 39 state programs for a total of 5.9 billion UAH.