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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…  

Suggestions to the draft National Strategy on Barrier-free Ukraine to be presented this week

The ultimate goal of the strategy is to make barrier-free principles a new social norm.  

Five Effective Ways to Involve Women in Politics

UNDP has conducted a study with the goal of enhancing women’s role in politics and decision-making at the subnational level in Ukraine.  

Entrepreneurs from Mariupol launch IT courses for children and raise funds to expand them

The IT-Camp in frontline Mariupol provides an IT education for young children and teenagers, and gives free classes to children from disadvantaged groups.  

People Raise Funds to Build Social Family Cafe in Mykolaivka, Donetsk Oblast

Now the town of 15 000 population has only a restaurant for loud companies and those who want to drink coffee or eat cakes with their families and friends have to travel 20 kilometres by bus to…  

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