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The Power of Change: Seven Women Leaders of Ukrainian Communities Tell Their Success Stories in New Special Project

The need to ensure equality between women and men in politics and decision-making is no longer a matter for debate. It is, rather, a necessary requirement for economic growth and the development of…  


Ukraine’s government approves action plan for new National Human Rights Strategy

UNDP in Ukraine supported the development of the new strategy, approved by presidential decree in spring 2021, which charts the next stage in bolstering human rights observance in Ukraine.  


From driver to paramedic

Training in newly established speciality of emergency medical technician opens new horizons for ambulance drivers.  


Digital solutions to accelerate societal change

The Ukrainian participant in Generation17, an international initiative for young changemakers, talks about his experience of developing digital tools for the benefit of his fellow citizens  


Where every call matters

The Kramatorsk Medical Call Centre provides critical information about COVID-19 to more than 80,000 city residents.  


Denmark, Ukraine and UNDP: Close friends and partners

Today, most Danish development assistance, both direct and that channeled through international organizations like UNDP, supports the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals through the…  


Masculinity Paradox: Vulnerabilities of Men During Pandemic

The pandemic has affected practically all people. You are at risk of getting the disease, regardless of what continent you are on, your country’s ranking in the World Happiness Report, and the number…  


Flowers, water and textiles: Winning short videos from the Big Stories of Small Businesses Competition Announced

A story about the “queen of flowers” from the town of Horlivka took first place in viewers’ voting for videos in the Big Stories of Small Businesses project, which is being implemented with financial…  


UNDP supports children in Kherson Oblast, Ukraine

At least 60 children from low-income families living in remote settlements in Kherson Oblast, Ukraine, now have better access to online education thanks to UNDP via the new pilot project.  


Being a woman leader: the strengths, and the challenges and inspiration to overcome them

The theme of 2021 International Women’s Day is “Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world.” We asked participants in the UNDP Enhancing Women’s Role in Politics and…  

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