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Shevchenko, whom we don’t know

31.03.2017/ no Comments
Dear fans of literature! We are glad to inform you that on 13 April at 7-8 pm we will...
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Recital of Ms. Zoe Nyzhankivska in April

29.03.2017/ no Comments
Dear Ukrainian community, Dear ladies and gentlemen, The Permanent Mission of Ukraine to the United Nations Office and other...
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Round table in Bern

18.03.2017/ no Comments

Five representatives of Geneva Branch of Swiss Ukrainian Society were honored to participate in the first Round Table on Ukraine run by Andrey Lushnytsky, President of the Swiss Ukrainian Society. The meeting took place in the Federal Palace (Houses of Parliament) in Bern on March 9th, 2017. Fantastic panel members included: Iryna Beleshkina, Kateryna Boguslavska, Olexiy Haran, Christa Markwalder, Nataliya Popovych and Oleksii Sydorchuk who informed the policy makers, MPs Civil Society representatives, journalists, academics and students, etc. on the state of reforms and the ongoing war in Ukraine. Partners included the Democratic Initiatives Foundation, the Swiss-Ukraine Parliamentary Friendship group, the Interfaculty Institute of Central and Eastern Europe of the University of Fribourg, the Fondation Vidrodgenia, the Ukrainian Embassy in Switzerland and the Ukrainian Society of Switzerland. This is a worthy event to repeat and we are planning to do so annually! Merci, thank you, Дякую, Danke to all who participated.

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Easter fair in Nyon

15.03.2017/ no Comments
Dear friends, On 8-9 Aril, Free Ukraine together with the Geneva Branch of the Ukrainian Society in Switzerland will...
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Report from the meeting of Swiss Ukrainian Society regional branches

15.03.2017/ no Comments

Report from the meeting of the Swiss Ukrainian Society regional branches

The first meeting of the Swiss Ukrainian Society (SUS) regional branches took place in Bern on March 11th, 2017. The Embassy of Ukraine in Switzerland has kindly agreed to host the meeting. Prof. Andrey Lushnytsky, President of SUS, led the discussion. Meeting attended 12 representatives from Fribourg, Basel, Geneva, Lausanne, Neon, Zurich, Lucerne, Bern and other regions.

Representatives of the regional branches had a chance to present their activities and share the plans for the next few months. Participants of the meeting were also able to discuss the strategic development of the regional branches, as well as the general policy of the Society.

Participants agreed to organize the round table on Ukraine on the annual basis at the Swiss Parliament, with support from the Swiss-Ukrainian Friendship Group and the Ukrainian Embassy in Switzerland. Next round table is scheduled for March 2018.

Next meeting with the regional branches is planned to be organized on May 7th, 2017 in Fribourg.

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15.03.2017/ no Comments
Open Air Nazar Bilyk, Ksenia Hnylytska, Oleksiy Sai March 23 – April 2, 2017   La Galerie d’Anières Rue...
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Brief on the Round Table in March

15.03.2017/ no Comments

Dear friends,

Five representatives of the Geneva Branch of Swiss Ukrainian Society were honored to participate in the first Round Table on Ukraine led by Andrey Lushnytsky, President of the Swiss Ukrainian Society. Round table took place in the Federal Palace (Houses of Parliament) in Bern on March 9th, 2017. Fantastic panel members included: Iryna Beleshkina, Democractic Initiatives Foundation, Kateryna Boguslavska, Chatham House, Olexiy Haran, National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, Christa Markwalder, Member of Swiss Parliament, Nataliya Popovych, Ukraine Crisis Media Center and Oleksii Sydorchuk, Democratic Initiatives Foundation, who briefed the audience on the state of reforms and the ongoing war in Ukraine. Partners of the Round Table included the Democratic Initiatives Foundation, Swiss-Ukrainian Parliamentary Friendship Group, Interfaculty Institute of Central and Eastern Europe, University of Fribourg, Fondation Vidrodgenia, the Ukrainian Embassy in Switzerland and the Ukrainian Society of Switzerland.

Experts presented very interesting data on the attitude of the Ukrainian population on the reforms, implemented mechanisms to fight corruption, political situation, clear path of Ukraine towards EU,  and the most recent developments in the Donetsk and Lugansk regions of Ukraine. All participants had an opportunity to ask questions and receive answers from respected experts.

We hope that such round tables will be conducted on a regular basis. And we thank the organizers and participants!

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INVITATION TO THE UKRAINIAN PHOTO EXHIBITION “PROMKA”

07.03.2017/ no Comments
INVITATION TO THE UKRAINIAN PHOTO EXHIBITION “PROMKA” Dear Ladies and Gentlemen, Ukrainian Society in Switzerland, with support of the Embassy of...
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