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MAINSTREAM organized special activities during the celebration of Europe Day in Ukraine
Natacha Efimoff
Natacha Efimoff
Head of the Press and Information of the EU Delegation to Ukraine
‘The idea of unity lies in the heart of Europe Day. That’s why we wanted to show the most significant results of the partnership between the European Union and Ukraine in projects that were held in the Creative EU Zone.’
Celebration of Europe Day in Ukraine

Celebration of Europe Day was held in Kyiv on Mykhailivska Square with the support of the EU Delegation to Ukraine on May 18, 2019. Twenty embassies of EU countries participated in the celebration along with the Ambassador and Head of the EU Delegation to Ukraine Hugues Mingarelli, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, Vice-Prime-Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration of Ukraine Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze, Mayor of Kyiv Vitaly Klitschko, Minister of Foreign Affairs Pavlo Klimkin.

This year celebration included the Creative EU Zone with 100 square meters of special activities: art-performance about the corruption, interactive game about road safety, online course regarding Ukraine–European Union Association Agreement, opportunities for SME, and many other events. Overall, the Creative EU Zone included more than 20 projects and initiatives financed by the EU.

MAINSTREAM had elaborated and held special activities as the part of project ‘EU Support of Cultural and Sports Events’, with the help of which guests got to know so much more about the EU, European values and culture, played games that required attention and elaboration of associations with the EU, and just relaxed in soft star-shaped pouffes and made selfies in the photo zone named ‘Europe starts here’.

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Europe Day

is the annual holiday that celebrates common cultural values of Europe and Ukraine. This year the celebration was dedicated to Yaroslav the Wise and his daughters, queens of European countries, symbolic bridesmaids of European countries.