“School of young politicians” announces new Call for Applicants from Kharkiv region

Eastern Ukrainian Democracy Development foundation with the support of International Republic Institute invites to take part in the XI School of young politician.

If You are from 17 to 33 years old, you live in Kharkiv region and dream about political career, School of young politicians is waiting for You!

The aim of the project is political education level increasing and creating of the practical conditions of mastering political democratic standards’ bases  for young activists of political parties and youth organizations. (more…)

Date: 19.10.2010
(Ukrainian) Кампанія громадського моніторингу, або демократичні вибори повинні бути прозорими та законними!

All-Ukrainian campaign of local elections social monitoring – an important factor of strengthening democratic principles of the society – started in Kharkiv on the 15th of September 2010.

Official coordinator of the project in Kharkiv region acts “Eastern Ukrainian Democracy Development Foundation” in a partnership with “Center of public initiatives support” together with the International Republic Institute. (more…)

Date: 29.09.2010
Democracy to the masses!

The largest educational event for the members of students’ self-government of Ukraine – The Fourth Interregional Students’ Self-government School took place in Mykolaiv region during the period of  7-11 September. More than 60 leaders of the students from all Ukraine took part in the event! The organizer of this event was Ukrainian students’ self-government association – the biggest organization which unites OSS of the country. (more…)

Date: 19.09.2010
Presentation of the project “Democratic students’ choice”

 Eastern Ukrainian Democracy Development Foundation emphasizes some big problems, which prevent from country democratization. We suppose that they are all-embracing corruption and absolute law ignorance of the people, but one of the main problems is lack of democratic values education of youth. One of these elements is students’ and pupils’ self-government. Nowadays students’ and pupils’ authorities exist more formally than really. The Law on students’ self-government must have changed the situation, but it couldn’t have done anything because of corrupt administrations of Institutes of higher education which do their best to neutralize the force of students’ self-government authorities. There are examples when the heads of students’ self-governments govern the OSS 5-7 or even 10 years, contrary the statute but with the support of the administration. Thus, the content of OSS as the machinery of society democratization is smoothing over. (more…)

Date: 18.09.2010
(Ukrainian) Сьогодні ваше свято!

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Date: 01.09.2010
(Ukrainian) Східноукраїнський фонд розвитку демократі створює «Можливості»!

This summer our organization started new Internet project – “Opportunities in Ukraine” (http://mozhlyvosti.in.ua/). The main difference of this site from other resource centers and information sites for youth is that on this portal there are advertisements about planned seminars, trainings, competitions, film demonstrations, conferences and many other events, which contribute to young man’s self-development. But the most important thing is that all these events are free or expenses are minimal.

Right now this site gets more popularity, information renews regularly, and it’s a great credit on more than 50 public activists and public organizations, which are registered on the Internet resource. Users have possibilities to create news on the site by themselves, add announcements of their projects. (more…)

Date: 04.08.2010
Development of the youth is in our hands

On the 29th of June of 2010 on the initiative of Kharkiv Local Youth Organization “Eastern Ukrainian Democracy Development Foundation” round table on youth culture and patriotic education took place, where members of organization, talented Kharkiv youth, professionals in all spheres of public and culture life took part. The main aim of meeting was activity level determination of nowadays youth and search of the ways of its increasing. Youth needs certain conditions to realize itself in creative work and in its life in general.


Date: 04.07.2010
Seminar “New social media” was held in Kharkiv

The unique training-seminar held by Jake Jones, American specialist in Internet communications, took place on the 29th of June, which was organized by the Eastern Ukrainian Democracy Development Foundation. (more…)

Date: 03.07.2010
(Ukrainian) Політично активна молодь будує соціально справедливе місто

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Date: 20.06.2010
Series of seminars have finished!

In May Kharkiv youth organization “Eastern Ukrainian Democracy Development Foundation” carried out 5 seminars concerning students’ self-government democratization. More than 80 members of students’ and pupils’ self-governments and just active students listened to the seminars.

The main aim of carrying out the seminars was to learn students’ thoughts concerning actual problems for SSO and to acquaint them with machineries of solving this problems. (more…)

Date: 30.05.2010