The Ukrainian Ministry of Digital Transformation and Startup Grind Kyiv, with the support of USAID, have selected 15 winners of the competition Open Call Pitch Event to participate in a global conference in the United States.
Society and Culture
The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) sent four trucks carrying humanitarian aid to the temporarily occupied territories of Donbas, according to the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine.
Businessman Ihor Kolomoisky has become the chairman of the Supervisory Board of TRC Studio 1+1 LLC, according to the TV channel’s press service.
The approval rating as of mid-December 2019 is headed by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, who is trusted by 67% of respondents and distrusted by 25%, according to a poll conducted by the Rating Sociological Group during December 13-17.
The Verkhovna Rada has approved the president´s bill "On Ukraine's joining the European support Fund for the co-production and distribution of creative cinematographic and audiovisual works (Eurimages) (No.0013).
19 December 2019
The number of Ukrainians who consider Russia an aggressor country with respect to Ukraine has increased from 64% to 70% over the past month, according to a poll conducted by the Rating Sociological Group during December 13-17.
Children from the National Scout Organization of Ukraine and the Association of Ukrainian Guides have handed over the Peace Light of Bethlehem to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, according to the official website of the head of state.
Ukraine's accession to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is supported by 51% of Ukrainians, according to a joint sociological survey conducted by the Gorshenin Institute and the Friedrich Ebert Foundation.
The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) has welcomed the adoption by the Ukrainian parliament of the Law “On state recognition and support of Plast National Scouting Organization of Ukraine” with president’s proposals.
18 December 2019
A large amount of "evidence" in the case of Vitaliy Markiv, a Ukrainian National Guard serviceman convicted in Italy, has been used from Russian propaganda sources.
Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk has stated that there will be enough funds to carry out a census in Ukraine in 2020.
Latvia will continue to support the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine and will continue its rehabilitation programs for Ukrainian prisoners of the Kremlin, Saeima Speaker Inara Murniece has said.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine approved a decision to extend the pilot transplantation project into 2020.
New temperature record was set in the city of Kyiv on Tuesday, December 17, the Central Geophysical Observatory named after Borys Sreznevskyi reported.