Society

New Year 2018 at Sophia Square: locations and attractions
22/11/2017
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New Year and Christmas celebrations under project 'New Year 2018 at Sophia Square' will begin on December,19 and run until January,14. The large-scale festive event will cover three major locations:- Sophia Square (the country's main New Year tree decorated with thousands of lanterns that lit in different colors every day);- Michael Square (children's roundabout, snowstorm, the Ferris wheel, Kinder-zone and St.Nicholas' Residence); - Volodymyrsky passage (Folk FM radio station where Ukrainian artists will
The first Ukrainian girl to compete for Miss Top of the World Plus Size title
06/11/2017
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A 28-years-old Victoria Shchelko will first introduce Ukraine at the International beauty contest Miss Top of the World Plus Size 2017.The girl has graduated from five higher education institutions and serves as a police lieutenant in Kyiv law enforcement agencies.The international beauty contest Miss Top of the World Plus Size 2017 will be held in Singapore on November, 8-13. The contestants will defile in swimsuits, sing and demonstrate their knowledge and skills in intellectual competitions
Ukrainians in USA to publish a magazine to form Ukraine's positive image in the world
25/10/2017
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October 4, the English-language magazine 'The Ukrainian: Life And Culture' to form Ukraine's positive image worldwide will be presented in Kyiv. The magazine is published by the American nonprofit organization 'Ukrainian Cultural Initiatives' (Arlington, VA). Ukrainians in the USA, artist-designer Oleksii Chekal, journalists, art experts and literary critics from Ukraine are engaged in the project
ITALIAN GIRL SHOWS '50 SHADES OF UKRAINE' TO THE WORLD
19/09/2017
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20 year-old Miriam Panieri from Italy spent 46 days in Ukraine as part of a volunteer project. The girl chose Ukraine because it's a beautiful country, indipentent from URSS since 1991, because she didn't know much about the nation, 'I've noticed a huge GAP between Ukraine and Italy and I've said 'Let's fill it!' When the project finished the girl made a website '50 shades of Ukraine' where she tells about Ukraine, its national cuisine, Ukrainians' lifestyle, etc
TWO UKRAINIAN GIRLS TO PARTICIPATE IN 'MISS WHEELCHAIR WORLD'
11/09/2017
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Oksana Kononets and Uliana Pcholkina will take part in International contets 'Miss Wheelchair World 2017' to be held in Warsaw from September,28 to October,10. The contest is mainly aimed at promoting the social integration of people with disabilities and demonstrating that there are no restrictions for the people with disabilities. The event will be attended by 25 girls from different parts of the world
Ukraine's Independence Day celebration: must attend events in Kyiv
21/08/2017
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Aug.24, Ukraine will celebrate its 26th Independence Day. On this occasion, a number of festive events will take place in different districts of Kyiv.Aug.18The flower exhibition opened at Spivoche Pole (Pechersk Landscape Park). The visitors can see all regions of Ukraine in flower compositions. In total, 200,000 flowers have been planted there. The exhibition will run until Sept.9.Aug.21-25The route from Independence Square to European Square will serve as a platform to show military equipment