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Ukraine joins world’s biggest public opinion poll on climate change

Celebrities and youth activists met with UN officials, governments and civil society today for the launch of Mission 1.5, a campaign that aims to bridge the gap between people and governments on…  

EIB and UNDP help to revive social infrastructure in nine oblasts in Ukraine: Early Recovery Programme Conference in Kyiv

More than 100 participants gathered in Kyiv for the annual conference of the Early Recovery Programme in Ukraine.  

Pastries, dances and the Ukrainian Elon Musk: three winners of the Big Stories of Small Business announced

The readers of have chosen their favourites from the Big Stories of Small Businesses video contest. The project saw the creation of a series of motivational videos about entrepreneurs from…  

EU and UN transferred brand-new mobile ASCs to communities in Luhansk Oblast

Two brand-new Mobile Administrative Service Centres will be travelling the streets of Bilovodsk and Kremina ATCs, providing locals with much-needed administrative services quickly and efficiently.  

UN held a forum in Donetsk Oblast to address gender-based violence

One in five women in Ukraine between 15-49 has experienced at least one form of physical or sexual violence in her lifetime. And despite many countries having strong national policies and frameworks…  

Young people against corruption: Students learn how to use anti-corruption instruments

Marking the International Day Against Corruption on December 9, the UN Recovery and Peacebuilding Programme launched an educational campaign among students of law faculties in Luhansk Oblast, aiming…  

On the Human Rights Day a Photo Exhibition “Just Like You” was opened in Kyiv

The heroes of the photo exhibition are human rights defenders who are focusing on such topics as gender equality, palliative care, human rights during the conflict, inclusivity, human rights in places…  

Ukraine ranks mid-table in UNDP’s 2019 Human Development Report

Ukraine placed 88th out of 189 countries covered by UNDP’s 2019 Human Development Report released today, ranking it in the high human development category with a Human Development Index of 0.750.  

The successes of electronic governance: Estonia’s lessons for Ukraine

Estonia’s successful experience in applying e-governance instruments and possible ways to replicate it in Ukraine were discussed at the forum “Estonia’s experience for eastern Ukraine: e-governance,…  

UNDP brings together members of the judiciary to strengthen legal, rights support for HIV/TB patients

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Ukraine is holding the National Judges’ Platform on HIV, TB and Health Rights in Kyiv today, aiming to support a new generation of legal experts on…  

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