Diaspora life

Ukrainian souvenirs and meals presented at the Ankara Christmas market (photo)
The Ukrainian local community participated in a charity Christmas fair held in Ankara. This year everybody attending the Ukrainian booth could purchase souvenirs, folk art items, traditional toys, embroideries, wooden painted plates, amulets, pottery and clay, paintings; bakery products, Christmas pastries, pizzas, cookies, pickled vegetables and more. The guests were treated with borshch with garlic donuts, pies, dumplings and baked potatoes.The event raised funds will be spent on charitable projects to help children in Turkey
Hanoi charity bazaar visitors to taste Ukrainian cuisine
November 17, Hanoi will host the 27th Charity Bazaar 'Color the Future'. Local Ukrainian community has joined the event as well and will present the naional culture and cuisine to the participants and visitors. Thus, the Ukrainian pavilion will serve national meals, sell different souvenirs and offer master classes to join.Overall, the bazaar involves participation of almost 30 embassies and international organizations. The organizers expect to welcome more than 10,000 visitors.The fair will works from 10am to 4pm
Ukraine's flavours and traditional arts at Seul Friendship Festival (photo)
Ukrainian community joined Seoul Friendship Festival 2019.In particular, visitors of the Ukrainian tent were able to buy postcards, wooden Easter eggs decorated with beads and painting, embroidered towels, books, wooden items and ceramics (souvenirs, decorations, dishes, etc), and taste Ukrainian meals such as varenyks (dumplings), pastries, cookies, sweets, canapes with pickles, uzvar (compote with dried fruits and berries, etc).Overall, representatives from over 60 countries took part in Seoul Friendship Festival
Don't miss The Hague Varenyk Festival!
Varenyks with cottage cheese, stewed cabbage, meat, boiled mashed potatoes, bacon and onions, apples, cherries - the Ukrainian Varenyk Festival will be held in The Hague on September,7.The event program includes numerous varenyk cooking master classes and made in Ukraine food fairs. Ukrainian traditional songs and dances will be a part of the festival as well
Ukrainians in Chicago invite to Uketoberfest festival
August 10-11, the annual Uketoberfest Ukrainian diaspora festival will be held in Chicago. The event program includes: - performances by dance groups;- delicious Ukrainian dishes;- children's entertainment area;- fair of gifts, souvenirs, etc
Buenos Aires locals learn and taste Ukrainian meals
Under 'Buenos Aires - Gastronomic Capital' project, the Women's Association 'Prosvita' will introduce Ukrainian cuisine to the local population.   All presentations and tastings take place in June.     The visitors of the first event could learn more about pliatsky (cakes with cream and different fillings), hrechanyks, uzvar (drink from dried fruits), compote and poppy cake with egg whites. The next gastronomic presentation will take place in the market of the outskirts of San Nicolas (1750, Cordoba Street) on