Cannes Film Market Unveils Full Ukraine in Focus Programme

Cannes Film Market Unveils Full Ukraine in Focus Programme In anticipation of Marché du Film official announcement on its Ukraine in Focus initiative, the Ukrainian institute is delighted to unveil it’s programme at this year’s upcoming film marker in Cannes. Full programme “Ukraine in Focus” will provide Ukrainian cinematographers and producers with the opportunity for…

Month of Cultural Diplomacy of Ukraine 2022: Detailed Results

Month of Cultural Diplomacy of Ukraine 2022: Detailed Results In February-March 2022, Wikipedia hosted the “Month of Cultural Diplomacy of Ukraine” for the second time. It was aimed at creating and improving articles about Ukraine and Ukrainian culture in as many languages as possible. “Month of Cultural Diplomacy of Ukraine” is an initiative dedicated to…

Call for Kyiv as ‘European Capital of Culture and Peace 2022

Call for Kyiv as “European Capital of Culture and Peace 2022” On 24 February 2022 Russia launched a violent and completely unjustified invasion of Ukraine, a peaceful and sovereign European country. During this war, Russia has killed and tortured thousands of civilians, extensively bombed Ukrainian cities, committed war crimes, and caused great destruction of the…

Comment: Russia’s intention is to destroy the statehood and people of Ukraine

Comment of the Ukrainian Institute and the Supervisory Board on the article by Timofey Sergeytsev “What  Russia should do with Ukraine?” from 03.04.2022 On April 3rd, the Russian state propaganda agency “RIA Novosti”, part of the “Russia Today” media conglomerate (currently under EU sanctions), released on behalf of political consultant Timofey Sergeytsev the programmatic text…

Call to suspend cultural cooperation with Russia and international presentation of Russian culture

Call to suspend cultural cooperation with Russia and international presentation of Russian culture The Ukrainian Institute reiterates its call to international and Ukrainian cultural institutions and individual professionals, academic community, and civil society organisations to suspend any cooperation with Russia. We consider this a necessary step to push back the aggressor that launched a violent…

Ukrainian scores

 As a result of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Ukrainian musicians receive many requests from colleagues all around the world to perform works by Ukrainian composers.Due to the need of resisting not only the military but also the information war of the Russian Federation against Ukraine, an initiative group of the Lyatoshynsky Club, the Ukrainian…

Call to the international scientific and R&D community

On 24 February 2022 Russian Federation launched an insidious and shameful military attack on Ukraine. In the very centre of Europe cruise missiles with cluster munitions and vacuum bombs banned in the civilised world are destroying residential areas, kindergartens, hospitals and civil infrastructure. As of 29 March, killed 1324 civilians, including 145 children and over…

#BoycottRussia

Dear colleagues, On 24 February 2022, at 5 am the armed forces of the Russian Federation attacked Ukraine, launching a full-scale invasion on our country. It is a completely unjustified attack that, as of 29 March, killed 1324 civilians, including 145 children and caused great destruction of civil infrastructure and architectural heritage. Explosions, bombings and…

‘Ukraine’s Cultural Diplomacy Month’ will be launched for the second time

‘Ukraine’s Cultural Diplomacy Month’ will be launched for the second time Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, Ukrainian Institute and Wikimedia Ukraine Launch Information Campaign “Ukraine’s Cultural Diplomacy Month” for the Second Time.  “Ukraine Everywhere” is the motto of the international information campaign entitled “Ukraine’s Cultural Diplomacy Month” that will last from 17 February to 17…