Three New Regions
E-governance and e-democracy tools will be available in the Sumy, Khmelnytsky and Kherson regions.
Zrozumilo! Platform and MEGOGO: Partners in Education
MEGOGO, the media service, has recently launched an exciting educational initiative called “Civilian Training.”
CDTO Campus Opening
New Opportunities for Innovative Learning: CDTO Campus, a GovTech Education Space, Opens in Kyiv.
Charity Event of the Year
The “Together We Shelter” program has been honored with an award in the prestigious national competition, “Charitable Ukraine – 2023.”
Demine Ukraine
A new humanitarian demining portal has been launched in Ukraine. You will be able to apply for certification online and view analytics and current news.
E-Services for Youth Launched
On June 18, a presentation of new electronic services was held in Kyiv. These services are designed to ease the participation of young people in exchange programs and enhance their access to information.
Inclusive Recovery and Reconstruction
The sidelines of URC 2024 in Berlin played host to a pivotal conference on Ukraine’s reconstruction, featuring key representatives from Ukrainian civil society.
Almost ₣60 Million for EGAP Program
Swiss-Ukrainian EGAP Program Receives a New Allocation of Almost ₣60 Million.
Mriia App Beta Testing
Ukraine launched beta testing of the Mriia Educational App designed to transform the educational process and help students achieve their learning objectives.
Together for Support
Recently, we convened with the collaborators of our new initiative – local NGOs that extend their support to Ukrainians impacted by russia’s full-scale invasion.
Diia in Zurich
On May 29, 2024, Diia Summit was held in Zurich, Switzerland, to discuss Ukraine’s accomplishments in the field of digital transformation.
The World's Second
During the Diia in Zurich Summit, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed, marking the establishment of the world’s second Global Government Technology Center
Database from the Fiscal Center
The Ukraine Crisis Media Center presented of an interactive tool for monitoring the expenditures from the Fund for the Elimination of the Consequences of Armed Aggression
In Kyiv for the "TogetherWeAct Fest"
European Union in Ukraine brought together civil society activists, experts, CSOs and media representatives, officials, Kyiv residents and guests at Mystetskyi Arsenal
Outcomes of the Power Up! Project at the Minfin
The implemented measures were presented to the German partners of GIZ in the building of the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine.
Digital Power Summit 2024
The Digital Power Summit 2024, a pivotal event in the realm of digital innovation, was successfully convened. It served to honor communities that have made significant strides in digital advancement. The event also marked the unveiling of Ukraine’s first pilot Territorial Community Digital Transformation Index (TCDTI).
The first year of the eRecovery program
Over 57,000 Ukrainians were able to return to their homes – the results of the first year of the eRecovery program
Understanding Memorandum
East Europe Foundation and Geneva International Center for Humanitarian Demining Ink Understanding Memorandum
Trained partners at a training for NGOs
A training on enhancing organizational capacity took place in Kyiv for 11 organizations. We discussed communications, financial and administrative management, and IT solutions.
Legal Consultation Platform
Within the Acceleration Program of the Phoenix Project, we supported the development of a platform providing free legal assistance
Inclusive Recovery
Recently, the conference "Inclusive Recovery and Reconstruction" was held in Kyiv. The event was aimed at proposing ideas for inclusive recovery and reconstruction.
And every finish is, in fact, the start ©
As we approach the conclusion of the Recovery and Resilience program, we have extended an invitation to our participants for a gathering to celebrate and share the fruits of collaborative efforts.
A course on the language of memorials
A new free course "The Language of Memorials" has been launched on Zrozumilo! online educational platform
Overview of EU programs for Ukraine
We have introduced an analytical guide for civil society and public sector affiliates regarding EU funding programs.
“Project Management in the Public Sector”
We are excited to announce a newly developed training course tailored for representatives of regional state administrations, municipalities, and regional development agencies.
Together We Shelter in Numbers
Unveiling the impact of a program that empowered Ukrainian CSOs and war-affected individuals.
Meeting of the partner CSO
Grant recipients of Together We Shelter program gathered for training, networking, and stress relief.
Discussion about civil society
We invite you to the Public Lecture “Ukrainian Civil Society and War: Challenges, Values, Strength" by Oleksandra Matviichuk
Aligning Ukraine's Laws with EU Standards
Our Foundation, in collaboration with LibMod, has spearheaded an initiative to evaluate the alignment of Ukrainian draft laws with EU standards.
Public Discussion
We invite you to join the discussion about the Ukrainian activism
Zaporizhzhia City Council has new web portal
The Zaporizhzhia City Council has revitalized its web portal using the SVOI platform’s website builder.
Notes from the discussion
Discussion on “Energy of Change: The Triumphs and Trials of Ukrainian Civil Society”
Course on the History of Ukrainian Civil Society
On January 22, a course about the Ukrainian civil society since the country’s independence was presented in Kyiv
Digitization on the March
East Europe Foundation has become a part of a consortium that will implement the five-year program "Digital Transformation Activity."
Ukraine House Davos
Ukraine House Davos serves as an international cooperation platform for politicians, corporate representatives, journalists, and opinion makers.
Giveaway by Zrozumilo! Educational Online Platform
Zrozumilo! Educational Online Platform is hosting a giveaway on its social media pages throughout January 2024.
9th Citizens’ Activity Centre
Inauguration of the 9th Citizens’ Activity Centre, a contemporary space for community residents to exchange ideas, host events, deliberate on crucial decisions, and work or study.
Wi-Fi routers for school shelters
Ensuring Reliable Internet Connection in School Shelters with Wi-Fi Routers.
National Corpus of the Crimean Tatar Language
On November 23, the National Corpus of the Crimean Tatar language was showcased at the House Crimea in Kyiv.
Visit of Board members
On December 5, the Foundation management along with the Board members, visited the Training Center of the State Emergency Service and the Gymnasium “Obolon”
Two Effie Awards Ukraine
The mine safety campaign implemented by the State Emergency Service of Ukraine in cooperation with East Europe Foundation received two Effie Awards Ukraine 2023
High-level event at the Ministry of Finance
A pilot project for the energy modernization of the building of the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine was presented with the participation of the Minister and GIZ management.
The Course on Ukrainians
The Zrozumilo! online educational platform recently introduced its new course “United Ukraine: Rise of a National Identity”
League of Communities course
26 heads of communities completed the League of Communities course. Graduates received certificates and returned to their communities with new knowledge and experience.
Future Perfect
National project to popularize the English language is starting in Ukraine
Grant Competition Results
East Europe Foundation awarded ten grants to Ukrainian companies to finance energy efficiency measures.
We presented study of civil society sector
The results highlight changes in the work, problems and needs of organizations, project activities, and organizational capacity in the second year of the full-scale war.
Five NGO Received Grants
EEF completed the grant funds disbursement to all nongovernmental organizations that supply humanitarian aid within the second wave of the Together We Shelter Program.
Press Event: Presenation of the Research
On October 31, at 14:00, we presented the study of CSOs in a time of a war
Three Gold Awards
East Europe Foundation received three gold awards at the Digital Impact Awards for its landmine safety campaign.
Visit of European Partners
On October 12, 2023, representatives of the EU Delegation to Ukraine, East Europe Foundation and the State Emergency Service (SES) leadership visited the SES Training Center in Kyiv
Partnership for Sustainable Development
On October 17, 2023, the Partnership for Sustainable Development 2023 Award ceremony took place, where East Europe Foundation received four awards
Winners of the Act to Support
The winning civil society organisations were awarded up to 20,000 euros
Online Course on Humanitarian Response
East Europe Foundation created a training course for nongovernmental organizations How to Prevent 90 Percent of Problems in Humanitarian Response.
Roundtable in Berlin
The Ukraine in Europe Program team participated in an expert discussion addressing Ukraine’s European integration.
More Grants to Help People
Six Ukrainian nongovernmental organizations were awarded grants to assist the war-affecetd population within the framework of the Together We Shelter Program.
Demo Day
On October 11 We'll Announce Winners of the Act to Support Competition
A course on Participatory Budgeting on the Zrozumilo! Platform
A course on “How to Create Your Own Draft Participatory Budgeting” has been released on the Zrozumilo! online platform. It consists of eight lectures discussing participatory budgeting, rules for project proposal drafting and conducting a successful awareness-raising campaign for the project to win.
participatory budgeting
Project Management Training
The Recovery and Resilience Project launched a training program for civil servants and regional development agencies.
Digitalize Ukraine’s Future
On September 29, 2023, we launched the Digitalize Ukraine's Future course to help civil servants learn about digital transformation and open data.
New Grants for NGOs
East Europe Foundation has awarded five more grants to civil society organizations as part of the second wave of the Together We Shelter Program.
Monitoring Visits to Shelters
As part of the Together We Shelter Program, nine NGOs received grants to renovate shelters for internally displaced persons. Our team visited the shelters and talked to their residents.
German Partners in Ukraine
Marieluise Beck and Ralf Fücks – co-founders of the Center for Liberal Modernity – visited Ukraine as part of the Ukraine in Europe: Parliamentary Dimension Project
Grants for Energy Independence
East Europe Foundation, with the support of the Governments of Germany and Switzerland through GIZ, is providing 10 grants to enterprises to purchase energy efficient equipment
New Children’s Game by Svitlana Royz
Child psychologist Svitlana Royz together with the NGO “Smart Osvita” with the support of East Europe Foundation released a new game for children “Invisible Gifts: Find Your Strength”
Recovery and Resilience
East Europe Foundation is launching a new program with an aim to help civil servants and regional development agencies improve their project management competencies.
20 projects for the demo day
During the three-day ideathon of the Act to Support competition, the jury selected 20 nongovernmental organizations to participate in the Acceleration Program!
Course for Communities Working with IDPs
Course for Host Communities Working with IDPs "Integration and Adaptation of IDPs" is available on Zrozimilo Online Platform
Training for Civil Servants
Access to Public Information Training Course is now available for civil servants. Course registration is currently open.
Community effectiveness (discussion)
An expert discussion took place at Interfax-Ukraine, focused on the strategic directions of local self-government work
Training on SMM for NGOs
East Europe Foundation and EU Kick Off Social Media Marketing Training for NGOs
Expanding services for ASCs
The government has expanded the list of services available at ASCs
We selected 40 CSOs
We are pleased to announce the completion of the selection process for the participation of CSOs in the Ideathon Act to Support
New course about SMM for NGOs
East Europe Foundation and EU Launch the Social Media Marketing Course for NGOs
War and Us
East Europe Foundation held a charity music event to raise funds to renovate a school shelter
Training on creating online events
We invite you to a training on creating online events and the presentation of a new course on SMM for NGOs
We Invite tou to a press event
On July 24, 2023, at 13:00, the Interfax-Ukraine News Agency will host a public event “Communities in the wartime: how and why to perform better?"
IT platform for statistics
This summer, we are taking the first step towards automated data management by beta testing an advanced portal of the State Statistics Service of Ukraine
The Digital Transformation Index
The research will be conducted within the EGAP Program in cooperation with the Ministry of Digital Transformation and Deloitte
Digitalising the Chernihiv Oblast
Volyn hosted a delegation from communities in Chernihiv Oblast, which is a new EGAP target region.
Useful Guide for Communities
Guide for Communities on IDPs Integration prepared with EU support
Three Years of USESCS
TAPAS project together with partners presented the outcomes of the construction sector digitalization reform and e-system implementation
Monitoring and Evaluation Course Released for NGOs
East Europe Foundation and the Evaluation Association of Ukraine with the financial support of the European Union created new useful online course for CSOs
Another NGO Awarded Grant to Assist Refugees
Recently, East Europe Foundation has awarded the ninth grant to a Ukrainian nongovernmental organization to assist internally displaced persons in Ukraine
Ukraine Recovery Conference 2023
East Europe Foundation had its own special program in the framework of the Ukraine Recovery Conference 2023, which took place in London on June 21-22
Automatic closing of business
A new service for individual entrepreneurs has become available on the Diia portal. Ukrainians can now close their business automatically and in a matter of seconds
The new programme allows Ukrainians to repair their damaged housing, and construction stores and companies can now help them in doing so
Liquidate individual entrepreneurship
The possibility for individual entrepreneurs to close their businesses will soon be available on the Diia portal
Helping People in Kharkiv
In the Kharkiv region, the Volunteer-68 Humanitarian Aid Center nongovernmental organization provides assistance for people affected by Russian shelling and military aggression.
Together We Shelter Program
Eight nongovernmental organizations from different regions of Ukraine have joined the Foundation’s Program to arrange comfortable shelters for internally displaced persons (IDPs)
New Сourse on Wartime Information Operations
The course helps to develop skills of critical perception of information, build resistance to propaganda, and recognize manipulations.
Shelter is the Winning Program
East Europe Foundation’s Program to help internally displaced persons in Ukraine won the Third place at the National Competition, Charitable Ukraine-2022
Energy Independence
Solar panel equipment has been installed in the ASCs of Volyn’s digital communities under the ASC Energy Independence Project of the Swiss-Ukrainian EGAP Program
Participatory Budgeting
On June 2, the “Participatory Budgeting. Reboot” Forum was held in Kyiv. The event was attended by 65 representatives of Ukraine’s communities
Silver at the KIAF 2023!
The song and music video of the TNMK band about mine safety, created with the support of the Foundation and the State Emergency Service of Ukraine, won the Silver award at the Kyiv International Advertising Festival 2023.
We Harmonize Legislation
The Ministry of Digital Transformation presented the Open Data Study to the European Commission. The research was conducted under the USAID/UK Aid TAPAS Project.
Shelters for IDP women in Lviv
The Women’s Perspectives Center nongovernmental organization arranged seven shelters for internally displaced (IDP) women in Lviv
Act to Support Civic Tech Сompetition
EU and East Europe Foundation Announce Act to Support Civic Tech Сompetition to Assist IDPs and Host Communities
Online Course for NGO
East Europe Foundation created the course Together We Are Stronger: Five Steps to Success of a Public Organization to strengthen civil society in Ukraine.
New Citizens’ Activity Centre
The Swiss-Ukrainian EGAP Program opened a Citizens’ Activity Centre in the Solonianska community
Diia.Education platform
We presented Diia.Education, the country’s main learning platform
Discussing e-democracy
The future development of e-democracy in Ukraine was discussed as part of Open Government Week
Ecology in communities
As part of the SVOI Platform, the Eco-monitoring page is now available for Ukrainian communities
Online Course — a record holder
Almost half a million have completed a mine safety course
Dashboard of social service providers
The Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine launches a Dashboard to help find and visualise data on social service providers
Rescue Volunteer Training
Together with Xavier Camus, Head of Operations Section "Good Governance and Rule of Law” of the European Union to Ukraine, we visited the Training Center of the State Emergency Service
Support groups
Our grantee, the NGO Center for Civic Initiatives «Social Dimension», organizes support groups in different Ukrainian cities. Video from Lviv
I’ll Be Mother
In Ukraine, the open-data based Chatbot I’ll Be Mother was launched.
From Denmark with Care
One of the main donors of the Shelter Program was the Embassy of the Kingdom of Denmark in Ukraine. Here is our story about what we managed to do thanks to our partners.
Successful Civic Tech Tool
How the Hotline Chatbot works in Kalush two years after its launch? The project to facilitate communication with authorities was developed by the local NGO UFRA with the support of East Europe Foundation
3 years of services for IEs in Diia
It has been three years since the Diia portal started offering business services
Shelter Program: One Year in Numbers
In March 2022, EEF directed all its resources, skills and knowledge to help Ukrainians who fled the war. To find out what and how we accomplished, refer to our report.
Digitization of state statistics
A new State Statistics Service portal will appear in August this year
Cancellation of car sharing
EGAP Program has joined the development of a car sharing cancellation service in the Diia mobile app
Results of the meeting with the SDC
Meeting with Andrea Studer, Assistant Director General of the SDC, to deepen cooperation on the transformation of Ukrainian education
Cybersecurity Course for NGOs
Zrozumilo! Online Educational Platform presents a new course on personal and corporate cybersecurity and data protection released in the form of educational series.
Training and presentation of the course
Find out about secure communication on the Internet, features of messengers and a new course on cybersecurity for CSOs
Digital Communities Forum
On 20–21 March, the 2023 Digital Communities Forum took place in Lviv
ProKrym: state policy of reintegration of Crimea
New free online course has been published on the educational online platform Zrozumilo!
Volunteering from A to Z
A new course launched on the Zrozumilo! Online Educational Platform will tell you all about volunteering
Gadgets for Ukraine
The #LaptopsForUkraine campaign was launched on 1 December 2022. Its goal was to collect more than 50,000 gadgets for war-affected regions of Ukraine
WSIS 2023 Forum
On 13-17 March, the WSIS 2023 Forum was held in Geneva
Updates to SVOI Platform
New pages have appeared on SVOI Platform
We Continue Providing Grants
We never stops helping Ukrainians. Recently, we funded three NGOs under the Shelter Program that supports IDPs throughout Ukraine.
Creativity Despite the War
More than 2.5 thousand children are currently enrolled in the educational institution in Khmelnytskyi. During air raids, children continue to study in the shelter.
Board Game “Watch Your Step!”
You should talk about landmine safety with children. To make sure the important information is presented clearly, EEF together with SESU and the YMCA published a board game “Watch Your Step!”
Child’s residence register extract
Child’s residence register extract is available on the Diia portal. Previously, the service was only available in the app.
Grants for Kharkiv organizations
We are pleased to announce a grant support for four organizations from Kharkiv
Online Course – CBRN Threats
This new course addresses chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear threats in simple and understandable terms. A special session is devoted to info-terror.
Story of Chernihiv Nursery
Damaged during the hostilities, Chernihiv Nursery School was closed for students in 2022. However, recently, it has been completely renovated in order to resume childcare in 2023.
Notes from the discussion platform
Discussion of the experience and challenges of communities and IDPs, local solutions for the challenges that arose since February 24, 2022, and subsequent transformation of those challenges.
‘My Land of Luhansk’ Digital Hub
As part of the Swiss-Ukrainian EGAP Program, ‘My Land of Luhansk’ — the first digital hub for IDPs — has opened in Dnipro
How a Shelter is Refurbished for a Kyiv
This school in Kyiv was one of the first to participate in the East Europe Foundation's Safe School Project. Recently, repair works to create a comfortable shelter have been completed.
Starlink Adapters
The Swiss-Ukrainian EGAP Program handed over Starlink adapters to the Vinnytsia City Council and the Regional Military Administration
New grants for NGOs
The EU and EEF announced Phoenix Project and new grant competition
Memorandum of Cooperation
The Ministry of Youth and Sports of Ukraine and the East Europe Foundation concluded a Memorandum of Cooperation
Psychological support group for CSOs
Open call for representatives of the public sector to participate in a psychological support group based on the course "Psychological Resilience for CSOs in a time of war"
New grant competition to be announced
On February 16 we announce new project and grant competition for CSOs
We awarded a grant for an educational project
Veteran Hub receives grant funding within the "Capable and Resistan" Project to support veterans in intimate relationships and parenthood
Another model shelter opened
A comfortable and fully equipped shelter was opened in an educational institution in Khmelnitsky
The Power of Questions
Child psychologist Svitlana Royz and the Smart Education nongovernmental organization, with the support of East Europe Foundation, released a game for children and adults.
Digitalisation of the Eastern Regions
Despite the heavy shelling of the Dnipropetrovsk Oblast and the occupation of the Luhansk Oblast, we continue to operate and supply our communities with everything necessary.
School Safety
A model shelter has been equipped by EEF in one of Kyiv gymnasiums, as part of the Safe School Program. Later the school shelter was extended and now it includes even a cinema
Found a Suspicious Item?
EEF, in partnership with the SES, launched an information campaign to raise awareness of Ukrainians about landmine safety
Results at Diia Reels event in Davos
The Diia Reels event took place within the framework of the World Economic Forum in Davos, where the Ukrainian delegation shared the results of digital transformation work done during a large-scale war.
Landmine Safety Blockbuster
TNMKsang about the danger of unexploded ordnance and how to treat them. The project was initiated by East Europe Foundation with the support of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine.
E-democracy training session
On January 13, a training session themed Implementation of Electronic Democracy Tools for Youth Councils was held in the city of Vinnytsia within the framework of the EGAP Program.
Launching the USR extract service
A service offering electronic extracts from the USR has appeared on the Diia portal, enabling its users to obtain a document online in less than one minute.
Three Rules of Landmine Safety
East Europe Foundation and the State Emergency Service of Ukraine, created an educational video about landmine safety rules. Everyone should know them!
About Landmine Safety with Fagot
EEF, together with the TNMK Band frontman, presented the online educational Course “Watch Your Step! Watch Where You’re Going!”
Demining Ukraine Application Update
Demining Ukraine Application was created by the SES to protect civilians from explosive ordnance (EO) and raise awareness of Ukrainians about landmine safety.
Kherson is on the SVOI Platform!
In December 2022, the city of Kherson returned to the SVOI Platform after the liberation of the right-bank portion of Kherson Oblast from Russian occupation.
Online Course on Psychological Resilience
We Present Free Online Course on Psychological Resilience for Civil Society Organisations
Training for Identifiers
On December 5–21, East Europe Foundation together with the State Emergency Service of Ukraine held a training for identifiers of explosive objects.
Opening Safety Class for Children
On December 20, East Europe Foundation together with the State Emergency Service of Ukraine, opened a new interactive safety training class for schoolchildren.
Survival Course “Safe”
The course “Safe" was launched on the Zrozumilo! Online Educational Platform.
Grants for Humanitarian Aid
Two more organizations to assist IDPs in Kharkiv and Dnipropetrovsk regions as part of the Shelter Program.
Return Crimea
On December 16, 2022, to commemorate the 30th anniversary since the establishment of the Office of Representative of the President of Ukraine in Crimea, a panel discussion “Achievements and Challenges on the Path towards De-Occupied and Peaceful Crimea” was held.
Workshop for communities in Ivano-Frankivsk
Representatives of the host community discussed how to interact with internally displaced persons in order to better adapt new residents at the workshop within the training component of the “Stiyikist’” Programme.
Fundamentals of Civil Defense for Volunteers
An online course on civil defense fundamentals for volunteers
Support from Google
$2 million for digital education is a new initiative by Google to support Ukraine. In this initiative, East Europe Foundation acts as an implementing partner.
12 grants for CSOs
12 CSOs get support for important projects and institutional capacity development
We are stronger together
Our resilience leads us to victory
In November, East Europe Foundation held a training "CSOs' work during the war: how to overcome challenges" in Lviv, which gathered 60 representatives of SCOs
Shelter Program: grants
More than ten villages in Kherson, Chernihiv and Chernivtsi regions will receive humanitarian aid within the framework of the Shelter Program.
New Administrative Service Center
An Administrative Service Center was opened in the Smidyn Community in Volyn region to provide community residents with quality services.
The Resilience Story
Entrepreneur in Chernihiv oblast is restoring his export business, which was fully destroyed by the enemy after the month of occupation
Advanced training center
Supported by the EGAP Program, more than 3,500 citizens have received professional training.
Winners of communities' selection
16 territorial communities will take part in training from EEF
Переможці відбору громад
Coworking space for displaced children
An innovative educational and development center for children and youth has been opened in Dnipro for displaced persons from the Luhansk Oblast.
Grants for Humanitarian Aid
As part of the Shelter Program, we have selected five new grantees to help IDPs in Donetsk, Kharkiv, Zaporizhia and Kyiv regions.
A new service has appeared
An extract evidencing your place of residence can now be generated on your smartphone with a few clicks. The service that was launched on the portal in June has now become available in the Diia app.
The ABC of Security
In million-plus cities, we placed billboards, city lights and digital screens with important information on all-hazard emergency plans.
Digital Regions Week
Digital Regions Week — the Ukrainian week of regional digital transformation — is now over.
Supporting business
300 entrepreneurs received the first tranche of micro-grants from EU4Business. The implementing partner of the microgrant initiative is East Europe Foundation.
Digitizing ASCs
Personal identification via Diia becomes accessible at Administrative Service Centers throughout our pilot communities.
Landmine Safety Week
On September 22, Landmine Safety Week. North started as a joint project of East Europe Foundation, Charitable Foundation Soloma Cats and the State Emergency Service.
We continue to evaluate applications
Winners of the Stiykist' Programme grant competition will be announced in mid-November
Three grants for psychological support
In addition to equipping shelters and providing food and non-food supplies to IDPs, we, at East Europe Foundation, care greatly about the mental wellbeing of the Ukrainians.
Memorandum with Switherland
Switzerland Allocates 15 Million Francs to Boost Digitalization in Ukraine — Memorandum Signed
Brave and Strong in Spirit
A doctor from Donetsk oblast lost his home and workplace but found aspiration to keep working thanks to the grant financial support
Let’s Preserve the Language
Recently, the National Corpus of the Crimean Tatar Language (NCCL) has been launched in Ukraine as a special online project to preserve and develop the endangered Crimean Tatar language. This online resource should be seen as a useful tool for linguists and people who want to learn the Crimean Tatar language.
We presented the work of EEF
In October, on the 30th Congress “Neighborhood in the middle of Europe” in Rzeszow, Poland we presented EEF work in a time of war.
Mobile Suitcases in Odesa region
Our project to equip communities with mobile digital suitcases continues in our pilot regions. Recently, Chornomorsk and Bilyaivka communities in Odesa region received this modern digital equipment.
The EEF partners visited Ukraine
Colleagues from France and Norway visited EEF and partner CSOs of Chernihiv and Vinnytsia.
Renovation of Ukraine
Victor Liakh talked about digital tools that could be helpful for renovation of Ukraine
Swiss partners in Vinnytsia region
Recently, the delegation of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation visited Vinnytsia region, one of the five target regions where the EGAP Program is implemented. During the day, the partners visited the Vinnytsia Regional State Administration, the Vinnytsia City Council, Citizen Activity Center in the Viytivtsi community, as well as the humanitarian information hub I am Mariupol.
All about the administrative procedure
The Eastern Europe Foundation presented the online course "General Administrative Procedure"
See a Landmine? Don’t Touch!
East Europe Foundation and the State Emergency Service of Ukraine have launched an information campaign on landmine safety.
We Support the Host Communities
We announce the selection of Joint Territorial Communities for the “Home Together: Resistant Community, Effective IDPs Adaptation” Component
E-Queue Launched on SVOI Platform
To mark the 10th anniversary of the Law of Ukraine On Administrative Services, the EGAP program launched the E-Queue module for residents to schedule appointments with municipal authorities on the SVOI platform.
School Participatory Budget
Over 5,000 citizens voted online to express their support for the projects within the School Participatory Budget.
Shelter Program geography has expanded
East Europe Foundation will award grants to five organizations as part of the Shelter Program. Together, we will continue to support forcibly displaced persons and those who have suffered as a result of hostilities.
Civil Protection Program
East Europe Foundation, in partnership with Hala Systems Inc. and the State Emergency Service of Ukraine, is launching Civil Protection Program.
Let’s Play Watch Your Step!
Our team, together with the YMCA game developers, made a visit to Obolon School in Kyiv to present the educational board game Watch Your Step! to the fifth grade students.
Landmine Safety for Children
East Europe Foundation presented the online course Civilian Safety and Emergency Preparedness and the video tutorial Caution: Landmines for students of grades 5-9
"Anti-tank mines are all over this area"
Our team, together with our partners from DanChurchAid, visited a liberated village in Kyiv region. We spoke with deminers working in the landmine-contaminated area.
Friendly Visit
Martin Schroeder, Head of the Local and Human Development Section at the EU Delegation to Ukraine, visited the office of East Europe Foundation.
Electronic School Diaries
The system of Electronic School Diaries for Students and Tutors was proven successful in 121 other schools that implemented it. Educational process was further digitized in four regions of Ukraine: Volyn, Odessa, Dnepropetrovsk and Vinnitsa.
IDPs Chat Bot
Persons affected by Russian military aggression can now use the Legal Advisor for IDPs chat bot – if they do not have access to Viber, Telegram, Facebook and other instant messengers – by going directly on the chat bot website. This feature is available free of charge and around the clock.
More grants!
Four awards have been granted recently by East Europe Foundation within Shelter Program. We provide funds to support internally displaced persons.
Western opinion leaders visited school shelters
Former US Ambassador to Ukraine John Herbst and Deputy Director of the Atlantic Council's Eurasia Center Melinda Haring paid a visit to two educational institutions in Kyiv.
Landmine Safety for Everyone
East Europe Foundation together with the State Emergency Service conducts trainings to raise landmine hazard awareness among citizens.
Grant Writing Training Sessions
EEF to Hold Grant Writing Training Sessions for CSOs on September 20-22
Air Raid Alert at School
East Europe Foundation launched an online course Psychological Safety of Adults and Children During Air Raids at School to assist teachers in the educational process.
LLC Automatic Registration
On Ukraine's Independence Day, a new service was launched on the DIIA online portal: registration of an LLC.
Four more grants
Under the Shelter Program, East Europe Foundation awarded grants to implement four additional initiatives. The money will be used to support internally displaced persons.
Safe School
East Europe Foundation, in partnership with the State Emergency Service and the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, launched The Safe School Program.
Cooperation with French agency
We started our cooperation with an agency Fondation de France. The partners will fund humanitarian work within the Shelter Project.
Educational Platform NAZK.Study
National Agency on Corruption Prevention (NACP, NAZK from Ukrainian) and East Europe Foundation presented Educational Platform NAZK.Study.
Training for Identifiers
On July 11–13, East Europe Foundation together with the State Emergency Service of Ukraine held a training for identifiers of explosive objects.
We've developed despite disruption
The nearly two-year 3D Project supported the public sector during the pandemic, and its end coincided with the start of a full-scale war, but it confidently achieved the expected results
Course "Managing your own finances"
New course on the Educational online platform Zrozumilo! teach how to save, set financial goals, plan expenses and control risks
Looking for justice
Ukrainians who were affected by russian aggression can submit an application to the European Court of Human Rights online and receive a compensation
Coworking Zone for IDPs in Dnipro
In cooperation with Luhansk Oblast Civil-Military Administration, East Europe Foundation within EGAP Program opened a coworking space for IDPs from Luhansk oblast in Dnipro
Online Course “How to Support a Kid during the War?” Was Presented
The course contains information on how to support your child and yourself during difficult times and how to discuss the war with the child, how to cope with fear, anxiety, and panic attacks, and how to react to hysterics.
Startups During the War
Civic tech tools that were developed by the winners of the Act to Connect competition and work of their teams nowadays
Стартапи в часи війни
Closed Discussion
On May 24, East Europe Foundation organized a discussion for German and Ukrainian politicians during which they discussed rising ammunition supplies to Ukraine, our course of European integration, and increasing sanction pressure on russia
Shelter Project in Numbers
How we managed to help 65 000 people in 2,5 months: we present EEF’s interim report for Shelter Project
Memorandum of Cooperation
Today, on May 19, the International Charitable Organization East Europe Foundation and the State Emergency Service of Ukraine (SESU) signed a memorandum of cooperation.
Support at Lviv train station (video)
Volunteers, psychologists and doctors help people who came from active combat zones and ended up at the train station in Lviv
Medical aid via smartphone
The chatbot "Marta" provided communication between the medical institutions and the patients. The team of IT-developers from Mariupol continues to improve it to help Ukrainians nowaday
Kyiv Region Gradually Revives
Social School Enterprise “School Hive” Resumes Its Work
Lviv oblast is helping
Recently our partners from Lviv Regulatory Hub delivered sets of food, hygienic products, kids clothing, and toys to the accommodations for internally displaced persons within the Shelter Project.
ЛРХ допомагає переселенцям
The Shelter Project in Volyn Oblast
NGO "Volyn Institut of Law" joins the Shelter project and will support shelters in two communities in Volyn oblast
Луцьк, Волинська область
Humanitarian Aid from Slovakia and Czech Republic
The aid was transferred to the residents of Bucha, Vorzel, Hostomel, Kharkiv oblast, Sumy, and to the hospitals of Kyiv and Chernihiv
New partner for the Shelter Project
NGO InSource joins Shelter project and helps shelters in Ternopil oblast
Облаштування прихистку на Тернопільщині
Support for shelters in Carpathian region
NGO "STAN" helps shelters of Ivano-Frankivsk oblast with the equipment
ГО СТАН передає шелтерам Івано-Франківщини обладнання за сприяння Фонду Східна Європа
Support from Germany
Co-founders of Zentrum Liberale Moderne – German politicians Marieluise Beck and Ralf Fücks – visited Ukraine to express support
France supports Ukraine
2 Thousand Euros Were Raised during the Charity Breakfast
The "Shelter" Project in Rivne oblast
Last week the aid cargos from Civil network Opora/Rivne, with the assistance of Harcerski Hufiec "Wołyń" and East Europe Foundation, were transferred to their destinations
ОПОРА/Рівне та Фонд Східна Європа працюють разом в межах проєкту Шелтер
New donations for the Shelter Project
American NGO CNFA donate 20,000 dollars for the unternally displaced persons
Пожертви на допомогу переселенцям в Україні
Hearts to support Ukraine
Eight-year-old girl Michelle, who lives in England, sews and sells hearts with the Ukrainian flag on it to support IDPs in Ukraine
Мікеле з Англії шиє сердечка на підтримку України
Sweet Charity for Ukraine
Ten-year-old twins from England, Miri and Leila, organized a charity sale of sweets to support internally displaced persons in Ukraine
Благодійний продаж смаколиків для допомоги ВПО з України
Equipment for shelters in Vinnytsia Oblast
Within the Shelter Project, IDP support centers in Vinnytsia Oblast received washing machines, tumble dryers, hairdryers, and kitchen equipment
Обладнання для Шелтеру на Вінниччині
We are helping to ATC of Ivano-Frankivsk oblast
Withi the Shelter project, equipment for the shelters was delivered to three communities of Ivano-Frankivsk oblast
Допомога для прихистків Івано-Франківщини
Two more CSOs are implementing “Shelter”
East Europe Foundation within the Shelter Project has financed activities of two more public organizations that provide help to internally displaced persons
We implement “Shelter” Project in the regions
The first CSOs from Ivano-Frankivsk, Lviv and Vinnytsia oblasts have received funding to help IDPs
Проєкт Шелтер почали реалізовувати у трьох областях
Solidarity truck
The University of Murcia sent the first truck with humanitarian help to East Europe Foundation
Utensils that warm
Retail network “Eldorado” donated UAH 470 000 worth of supplies to East Europe Foundation
“Shelter” received support from Georgia
$19 970 was received from the partners of Eurasia Foundation Network to help internally displaced persons
The first donations for “Shelter”
Danish company NREP donated €89 900 to help Ukrainians who had to flee from their homes
Евакуаційний потяг
Opportunities for deoccupation of Crimea
On February 10, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine in partnership with East Europe Foundation held a strategic session of stakeholders of the Crimean Platform.
The Winners of the Regulatory Initiative Open Call
East Europe Foundation Supported by USAID CEP Announces Communities Selected to Participate in the Regulatory Initiative
We've achieved the goal
A final independent evaluation of the completed EEF program on the establishment of social school enterprises was conducted.
Crimean Platform Expert Network
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine and East Europe Foundation presented the Action Plan on 2022 of the Crimean Platform Expert Network to the international partners
Official visit
The Vice President of the Swiss Confederation met with representatives of the EGAP Program
We present a new online course
EU and East Europe Foundation present online course on design thinking and innovation for NGOs
Salt Boom Festival in Sloviansk
Students of the Academy of Public Activism held an art festival in Sloviansk
What comes after Merkel?
On September 28, the project "Ukraine in Europe: Parliamentary Dimension" organized a discussion "Germany and Ukraine after Merkel: the importance of elections to the Bundestag."
State Grants on Vzayemodiia Platform
Mincyfra and partners have launched a service of electronic competitions on the Vzayemodiia Platform. Civil society institutions will be able to submit proposals for their projects and receive state grants if they win.
(Укр) Успіхи грантистів 3D Project
(Укр) В Україні запрацював додаток для протидії сексуальному насиллю для військовослужбовців