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Green agenda ‘could mobilise political parties, turn their promises into action’

An analysis of the election manifestos of parties and majoritarian candidates in the 2019 election to the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine showed the various parties have similar sustainable energy and…  


The Right to Know: Three ways to improve Ukrainians’ access to information

Access to information or ATI is an essential driver of sustainable development and is one of the key principles underpinning the UN’s Declaration of Human Rights. In 2019, Ukraine along with another…  


Community Safety Centres in Donetsk Oblast get medical, training equipment from UN worth USD 58,000

Emergency responders in Donetsk Oblast, have been supplied with nearly USD 58,000 worth of equipment to help them bring, police, fire, rescue and medical services to the population in…  


Four public facilities open after renovation in Azov Sea region thanks to EIB loans

On September 25-26, 2019, two kindergartens and two hospitals opened in Melitopol and Prymorsk in Zaporizhizhia Oblast and Mariupol in Donetsk Oblast after large-scale renovation and modernization…  


Six best youth innovations of U-Inn 2.0 RELOAD to gain financing, mentoring support

The six youth initiatives declared the best of the U-inn 2.0 Youth Innovations Program, which aims to promote innovative youth initiatives at the local level, are to receive financial and mentoring…  


UN Climate Action Summit 2019

UN Secretary-General António Guterres is calling on all leaders to come to New York on 23 September with concrete, realistic plans to enhance their nationally determined contributions by 2020, in line…  


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.  

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