Kryvyi Rih, the hometown of Volodymyr Zelenskyy, Ukraine’s president | Ep. 205

March 9, 2023

Kryvyi Rih is a big industrial Ukrainian city, and the hometown of president Zelenskyy. We went there to see what the city looks like during the war, and how (and if) it is changing. In this episode, we try to describe both the civic and political life of the city.

Hosts: Volodymyr Yermolenko, Ukrainian philosopher and journalist, chief editor of, and Tetyana Ogarkova, Ukrainian scholar and journalist in charge of international outreach at the Ukraine Crisis Media Centre.

This material was prepared with financial support from the International Renaissance Foundation.

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