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Preserve memory of sunken villages

Communities

Preserve memory of sunken villages

There are many villages and cities under Dnipro waters today. This is due to the construction of cascades of hydroelectric power plants (HPP) and reservoirs on the Dnipro river in the second half of the 20th century. Dozens of villages...

Olia Hercules. Borshch à la Great Britain

Ukrainians abroad

Olia Hercules. Borshch à la Great Britain

The British people cook Ukrainian borshch, varenyky and other exotic and previously unknown dishes. Olia Hercules, a Ukrainian chef, culinary writer and food stylist who has lived in London for almost twenty years, has taken the lead to introduce the...

What is Plast? London Branch

Ukrainians abroad

What is Plast? London Branch

In 2020, London celebrated the 15th anniversary of the Plast revival. Created in a similar way to scouting but with national features, for many people, this youth movement is an important place for growing up and education, shaping one’s identity,...

Who are the Ukrainians?

Ukrainians abroad

Who are the Ukrainians?

Established in 1991, the British band the Ukrainians managed to combine Ukrainian folk with western rock even before that begun in Ukraine. During its 30 years of existence, the band with only 2 people with Ukrainian origins became famous in...

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