Ukraine Explained

Ukraine Explained
May 14, 2019

Life in a Valise: Installation About Displaced Persons Unveiled in Kyiv

How much of one’s life can fit into a suitcase? This is the question that around 1.5 million Ukrainian internally displaced persons have dealt with for the past...
Ukraine Explained
May 3, 2019

NATO's anniversaries: is Ukraine invited for a birthday party?

The year 2019 is filled with NATO celebrations: 70th anniversary of the Alliance and the 10th anniversary of the NATO Liaison Office in Ukraine. Alongside this,...
Ukraine Explained
May 3, 2019

Eat in Ukraine: The 10 tastiest Ukrainian dishes

Ukrainian food is delicious but still not well-known around the world. Here is a brief overview of the 10 most outstanding Ukrainian dishes.
Ukraine Explained
April 30, 2019

You Can Learn A Lot About Ukraine By Watching Its Football

Ukrainian football, which managed to survive shortly after the collapse of the Soviet Union, embarked on a new model of development beginning from the 2000s. The...
Ukraine Explained
April 30, 2019

Hot Wet Ukrainian Summer: Ten Interesting Summer Festivals in Ukraine

We have selected the best music and art festivals right across Ukraine, which would be a perfect summer trip destination.
Ukraine Explained
April 25, 2019

Ukraine’s Language Law in Questions and Answers

On April 25th Ukraine’s Parliament adopted the Law “On Functioning of Ukrainian Language as a State Language”. Here we explain the key provisions of the law in...
Ukraine Explained
April 24, 2019

Zelenskiy’s populism 2.0. What it means for Ukraine

The political plan of President-elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy is largely unknown. Will his presidency be as unique as his rise to power?
Ukraine Explained
April 19, 2019

Ukraine's Election 2019: LIVE Updates (second round)

The first round of Ukraine's Presidential elections took place on 31 March, while the second round is set for 21 April. This article is your go-to place for all...
Ukraine Explained
April 8, 2019

What Ukraine's presidential candidates say about human rights?

Ukrainians voted for a new President on 31 March. Ahead of the second round on 21 April, we analyse the programs of the top-5 candidates that people supported to...
Ukraine Explained
April 3, 2019

What Does Comedian’s Big Win Mean for Ukraine?

Comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy won the 1st round of Ukraine’s presidential election and has a strong chance of winning the run-off on April 21. We analyse what his...