More than half of Ukrainians trust the volunteer organizations most among all the state institutions.
Society and Culture
Almost 30% of Ukrainians have not yet decided yet which candidate they are going to support in the country's presidential election slated for March 2019, a survey conducted by the Kyiv International Institute of Sociology shows.
Counterintelligence officers from Ukraine's SBU Security Service have detained an organizer and active participant in anti-government riots in Luhansk in the spring of 2014, SBU's press center has reported.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman expects the dual education system to be introduced in Ukraine by 2021.
300 Ukrainian schools are now implementing the principles of New Educational Space, according to Deputy Minister for Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Utilities Lev Partskhaladze.
The national stand of Ukraine has been presented at the annual European Christmas Charity Bazaar in Cairo, the Embassy of Ukraine in Egypt has reported.
Ukraine has taken 118th place out of 162 countries, climbing 16 spots in the Human Freedom Index 2018, but still remains in the category of countries with a low level of human freedom.
A round table dedicated to violation of rights of native peoples in the Russian Federation has been held at the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine (Ukrainian parliament).
The Information Policy Ministry in 2019 intends to further implement the information security doctrine, to counter misinformation, improve the public administration process in conveying information to the general population and work on information reintegration of the occupied territories of Ukraine.
The state budget for 2019 envisages UAH 1 billion for the Ukrainian primary school, according to the Education and Science Minister Lilia Hrynevych.
The Ukrainian community has held a rally in support of Ukrainian political prisoners outside the building of the Canadian Parliament in Ottawa, according to an Ukrinform correspondent.
Ukrinform took part on December 3-4 in an international media conference entitled "News agencies vs fake news" organized by the Albanian ATA agency in Tirana.
Thirteen leading European news agencies launched an initiative against fake news, signing a strong Resolution open for others to join.
Ukrainian city of Lviv entered top 100 most visited cities in the world by foreign travelers in 2018.