Researches about Ukraine

Youth Platform is Transforming Eastern Ukraine

Atlantic Council

“We brought down some Lenins in people’s heads,” says organizer Yuriy Didula
Days after Ukrainian forces retook the city of Kramatorsk on July 5, 2014, Yuriy Didula and two colleagues from western Ukraine piled into a car and drove building materials into the city.”People in the east felt abandoned by the state,” Didula said in a June 25 interview. The 25-year-old manages the Lviv Education Foundation’s eastern Ukraine portfolio.As a student at Ukrainian Catholic University in Lviv, Didula developed a long-lasting friendship with another student in Kramatorsk through an exchange program that brought young people from eastern to western Ukraine for …read more

Source: Atlantic Council

Exit mobile version