Ukraine Explained

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...
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...
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...
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.
March 4, 2020

Ukraine’s Government Fell: Why, and What Does It Mean?

On March 4 the Ukrainian Parliament sacked the government of Oleksiy Honcharuk, and voted in favor of appointing a new prime minister, Denys Shmyhal. Many ministers...
February 28, 2020

Funds for Good: How the EU’s Bank Makes Ukraine a Better Place

Ukraine’s economy will be able to do much better by improving the country’s infrastructure and spurring the development of its regions. To understand how EU funds...
Ukraine Explained
February 22, 2020

Kyiv Food Market: Key Trends Of Capital’s Vibrant Gastronomic Life

The past several years have brought a boom in Kyiv’s restaurant industry. This industry in Ukraine’s capital has been rapidly flourishing with numerous cafés, restaurants,...
Ukraine Explained
February 20, 2020

6 years after killings of Maidan protesters: Is Ukraine still committed to Maidan Values?

February 20, 2014 was the most tragic day of Ukraine’s Revolution of Dignity of 2013-2014, known as “Maidan” or “Euromaidan”. At least 48 people were killed on Instytutska...
Ukraine Explained
February 18, 2020

Reading in Ukrainian: The Resurgence of the Ukrainian Book Industry

When I was a child growing up in the nineties, seeing a book in Ukrainian was like a miracle. There were very few publishing houses which printed books in Ukrainian....
Ukraine Explained
February 17, 2020

Statement On The 12 Steps For A "Peaceful Settlement" For Ukraine

More than 80 Ukrainian diplomats, experts, and civic activists have signed the statement on the 12 Steps For A "Peaceful Settlement" For Ukraine