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Girkin: my bodyguards in Ukraine war were all Russian Orthodox Church monks

One of the leading figures in Vladimir Putin’s Ukraine War has admitted that his personal security detail during his time in eastern Ukraine consisted exclusively of monks from the Russian Orthodox Church’s Sviatohirsk Cave Monastery

Monday, 15 October 2018 13:02

Kharkiv’s key role in Ukraine’s nation-building story helps debunk the myth of an insurmountable east-west divide

Kharkiv has been at the center of Ukraine’s progress towards statehood for more than two hundred years and proved decisive in the fight back against Putin’s hybrid attack

Friday, 12 October 2018 02:05

ORTHODOX INDEPENDENCE: Putin in panic as Ukraine prepares to break free from Russian religious dominance

The loss of Russian Orthodox authority over Ukraine would represent a geopolitical earthquake for Vladimir Putin and a huge setback for his imperial ambitions in the former Soviet space

Tuesday, 09 October 2018 00:11

COUNTERING CORRUPTION: UNIC aims to make compliance culture fashionable in Ukraine

New UNIC certification initiative aims to incentivize greater integrity among members of the Ukrainian business community

Monday, 08 October 2018 22:38

Social media campaign aims to debunk Ukrainian society's many medical myths

Ministry of Health takes to social media in bid to challenge and debunk the medical mythmaking that remains widespread in modern Ukraine

Saturday, 06 October 2018 18:23

CHOOSING EUROPE: What do ordinary Ukrainians really think about the country’s post-2014 EU integration efforts?

Ukraine’s European choice has transformed the geopolitical landscape of the entire region and plunged the world into a new Cold War but a new survey suggests the debate is still far from over inside Ukraine itself

Friday, 05 October 2018 23:57

KYIV ON CAMERA: Ukrainian capital named one of world’s most photographed cities

The photogenic Ukrainian capital features among top fifteen cities in new international ranking alongside global tourism hotspots such as Paris, London and New York

Wednesday, 05 September 2018 14:11

Ukraine’s ambitious new national branding campaign wins top global design award

Ukrainian agency Banda has received a prestigious Red Dot Design Award for their “Ukraine Now” branding campaign

Thursday, 16 August 2018 16:24

MEDIA LITERACY: Defeating disinformation through education – Ukraine on the global fake news frontlines

Since 2014, disinformation has played a key role in Russia’s hybrid attack on Ukraine. Ukrainian audiences are now a key battleground in the international fight to improve media literacy and defend against the dangers of fake news

Sunday, 12 August 2018 11:57

ENVIRONMENT: Radisson hotels in Ukraine introduce eco-friendly “no straw” policy

Move to reduce use of disposable plastic straws is part of broader efforts aiming to limit plastics in the environment

Friday, 10 August 2018 16:52

Ukrainian Davos in Kaniv

Natalia Zabolotna hopes her new forum can help create a model for regional rejuvenation in the central Ukrainian town more famous as Taras Shevchenko’s iconic last resting place

Wednesday, 04 July 2018 01:17

Can Ukraine’s ambitious healthcare reform provide the cure for chronic corruption?

Many see acting Minister of Health Ulana Suprun’s healthcare reform agenda is a test case for post-Maidan Ukraine’s ability to embrace institutional change

Wednesday, 27 June 2018 13:23

Teaching Ukrainian Kids English

ACC President Andy Hunder reflects on the importance of English-language skills after volunteering to teach at Ukraine's popular and innovative GoCamp initiative 

Monday, 25 June 2018 12:23

HISTORY: The Romanian who helped lay the foundations for the modern Ukrainian state

Petro Mohyla played a crucial role in the development of Ukrainian national identity and statehood in the seventeenth century

Saturday, 09 June 2018 12:02

DECENTRALIZATION: Local optimism vs national pessimism - making sense of Ukraine’s post-Maidan paradox

Ukrainian politicians must make the case that decentralization is more than a local success story

Monday, 21 May 2018 16:45

Orthodox Independence Bid

Ukraine's recent appeal to Constantinople could lead to historic recognition for a unified Ukrainian Orthodox Church and further the ongoing geopolitical divorce between Ukraine and Russia

Saturday, 19 May 2018 15:33

COMMUNITY: Culture of Corporate Social Responsibility starting to take root in Ukraine

More companies in Ukraine now look to give back to communities – but positive examples remain crucial to promoting the trend

Thursday, 17 May 2018 00:17

New Ukrainian bakery project seeks to challenge negative Down syndrome stereotypes

Netherlands-backed initiative seeks to integrate people with Down syndrome into Ukrainian society

Tuesday, 08 May 2018 12:37

Dutch-Ukrainian initiative helps disadvantaged Kyiv kids find their future profession

Netherlands-backed charity offers disadvantaged Ukrainian children career support and work experience to help them transition into a meaningful and fulfilling adulthood

Saturday, 28 April 2018 18:00

PASSPORT POWER: Half million Ukrainians enjoy visa-free EU travel as Ukraine passport leaps up annual global rankings

Visa-free EU breakthrough helps Ukrainian passport jump 19 places to rank among world's biggest gainers in annual Quality of Nationality Index

Saturday, 28 April 2018 14:49

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