Glorious anniversary

Glorious anniversary

Dear friends, On 25 April 2017, with support from the Permanent Mission of Ukraine to UN and other international organizations in Geneva, and at the initiative of the Geneva Branch of the Ukrainian Society in Switzerland, there was organized a special event – creative evening of Ms. Zoya Lisovska-Nyzhankivska from the famous families of Lisovsky…

Photo report on “Promka” photo exhibition in Geneva in March

On 27 March, in the premises of the Impact Hub Geneva, our organization in Geneva organized a photo exhibition “Promka”, which was created by the Ukrainian photographer Oles Kromplias. We are grateful to all, who visited “Promka” and also participated in the panel discussion after the exhibition tour. Panel consisted of several prominent people: famous French…

Photoreport from Promka photo exhibition in Geneva

Photoreport from Promka photo exhibition in Geneva

Photoreport from Promka photo exhibition in Geneva

Report on money collected (april 2017)

Report on money collected (april 2017)

500 euro gathered from the souvenir sell was sent to Koziatyn Central District Hospital (Vinnitska oblast). Our volunteer Elizaveta Savchuk – Head of Organization «Vinnychchyna Euroclubs Association»-  is taking care of the project. The gathered money will be used for buying the following medical equipment for the Children Department at Koziatyn Central District Hospital: ·         Electrocardiograph – 12 000 UAH /…

Shevchenko, whom we don’t know

Dear fans of literature! We are glad to inform you that on 13 April at 7-8 pm we will hold the next Evening of the Ukrainian Literature.  During the Holy Week, on Maundy Thursday, we speak about the life and creativity of Taras Shevchenko. In April 1861, Mykhaylo Lazarevskiy managed to receive a permission to…

Recital of Ms. Zoe Nyzhankivska in April

Recital of Ms. Zoe Nyzhankivska in April

Dear Ukrainian community, Dear ladies and gentlemen, The Permanent Mission of Ukraine to the United Nations Office and other International Organizations in Geneva and the Geneva branch of the Ukrainian Society in Switzerland (Société Ukrainienne en Suisse) are pleased to announce an extraordinary event – creative evening of Ms. Zoe Nyzhankivskya, born in the famous…

Round table in Bern

Round table in Bern

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,…

Easter fair in Nyon

Dear friends, On 8-9 Aril, Free Ukraine together with the Geneva Branch of the Ukrainian Society in Switzerland will take part in the Easter fair in Nyon. Three years the Ukrainian booth is being presented at the fair in Nyon, which became a good tradition with certain objectives, which are: To demonstrate our history, traditions…

Report from the meeting of Swiss Ukrainian Society regional branches

Report from the meeting of Swiss Ukrainian Society regional branches

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…

Exhibition of the modern Ukrainian artists

Exhibition of the modern Ukrainian artists

Open Air Nazar Bilyk, Ksenia Hnylytska, Oleksiy Sai March 23 – April 2, 2017 La Galerie d’Anières Rue Centrale 18 – 1247 – Anières – CH Organised by Kateryna Ivanova For the first time, three of the most prominent Ukrainian contemporary artists present their work in the Geneva region. The exhibition presents recent projects by…