Ukraine Explained
April 3, 2020

How Ukraine’s Volunteers and Businesses Are Rescuing the Nation from COVID-19

The global coronavirus pandemic is a daunting challenge for Ukraine, which has been trying to reform its healthcare system. Its civil society, volunteers and private business have stepped up...
Ukraine Explained
March 31, 2020

Zelensky VS Kolomoiskyi: Why The President Goes Against The Oligarch

On March 30th, during a dramatic sitting that protracted into the night, the Verkhovna Rada (Ukraine's Parliament) adopted the agricultural land market law and took the first step in passing...
Ukraine Explained
March 28, 2020

Ukrainian Culture Held At Gunpoint Amidst Coronavirus Crisis

In its fight to prevent the spread of coronavirus in the country, the Ukrainian government may sacrifice one of the country’s biggest assets since the Euromaidan Revolution, its culture. While...
Ukraine Explained
March 21, 2020

What quarantine in Ukraine means for foreigners

From 16 March, all foreign citizens are barred from entering Ukraine till at least 3 April. Here is some of the key information worth knowing about, according to the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry.
March 20, 2020

What should we learn from coronavirus?

It doesn't matter whether you’re a black man or white man. Coronavirus knows neither Muslim nor Christian. Coronavirus understands neither Turkish nor Japanese, but neither the Turk, the Japanese,...
March 17, 2020

Ep. 19 – Why Ukrainian culture is interesting

Host Volodymyr Yermolenko (Ukraine World, Internews Ukraine) welcomes to the studio Volodymyr Sheiko, the Ukrainian Institute's Director-General. They discuss the recent renaissance of the Ukrainian...
March 12, 2020

Post-Merkel Germany: What can Ukraine expect?

Chancellor Merkel is preparing to step down after a decade and a half in power. What will her departure mean for German policy towards Ukraine and Russia?
March 10, 2020

Why we should never forget about Crimea

Six years ago, in February 2014, Russia started an operation to establish its military and political control over Crimea.
Ukraine Explained
March 9, 2020

Ukraine seeks to reinvent its relations with the UK after Brexit

Contrary to what one might think, Brexit has set a brand new agenda for a far wider circle of actors than just for Great Britain and the European Union. With its own interests and goals, Ukraine...
Ukraine Explained
March 5, 2020

Coronavirus in Ukraine: How the country combats COVID-19 (LIVE Updates)

The Ukrainian government faces a challenge to prevent the virus from spreading and not letting panic take over.