Ukraine Explained

Ukraine Explained
June 10, 2019

Second Wind: Will Ukrainian Regional Airports See the Take-off of European Low Cost Carriers?

In the last few years, development of aviation has received an unprecedented boost in Ukraine. In fact, Ukraine's Ministry of Infrastructure went as far in its enthusiasm...
Ukraine Explained
May 22, 2019

The Fourth Estate, Oligarch Style: Key Facts About Ukrainian Media

Internews Ukraine experts have prepared a comprehensive overview of Ukrainian media sphere (https://medialandscapes.org/country/ukraine) for the Media Landscapes...
Ukraine Explained
May 22, 2019

How Has Populism Influenced Political Culture in Ukraine?

Ukrainian statehood is relatively young, but its political culture has a vast legacy that is continuously reflected in Ukrainian elections. What are the main characteristics...
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?