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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…  


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…  


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.  


Human Rights Media Festival brings together journalism students from across Ukraine to teach them human rights

Human rights values should be a backbone of journalism education. The second Human Rights Media Festival brought together journalism students from all over Ukraine to teach them how to raise human…  


UNDP upskills journalists to work on environmental issues

UNDP has launched the School of Environmental Journalism to raise the awareness of Ukrainian journalists, media activists and bloggers in the field of environmental protection and sustainable energy.…  


Black Sea twice as polluted by marine litter as Mediterranean Sea – EU project’s survey

The amount of marine litter in the Black Sea is almost twice as high as in the Mediterranean Sea, while concentrations of some pollutants exceed their toxicity threshold values, according to the…  


UNDP and newly appointed heads of Donetsk and Luhansk oblast administrations sign memorandums of understanding

UNDP in Ukraine and the heads of Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts signed memorandums of understanding in Kramatorsk, Donetsk Oblast, on July 22, with the aim of extending and enhancing their work together.  


Ukraine’s Verkhovna Rada opens Educational Centre for children aged 6 to 18

The Educational Centre of Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine’s parliament, which was officially launched by the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Andriy Parubiy on July 19, 2019, will be open to the public from…  

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