Exposition "DEFENDER OF UKRAINE" to the Day of defender of Ukraine, will be presented in the city center of Kyiv on 14 October 2016


Venue: The 3rd line of Globus shopping center, 1st floor at the main entrance. (Behind the Independence Monument) 

The exhibition aims to draw attention to the defenders of the Motherland. Show an example of heroism, bravery, the strength of the Ukrainian military who fight today for the future of Ukraine. To show that to be the Ukrainian military is a pride.

Organizer: Ministry of information policy of Ukraine.

The event will be held with the support of the shopping center Globus and creative support of the Agency Smart Family Forum.


The Ministry of defense of Ukraine, Ukrainian state enterprise of posts “Ukrposhta”, Kyiv city state administration,

NGO “Internews-Ukraine”, the newspaper “People’s Army”,

Military Institute of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, NGO Ukrainian Association of ATO invalids

The Student Council under MIP.

The exhibition includes:

– The exhibition “My army. To see with your heart” includes photos of the Ukrainian military in ATO zone. This is a documentary photo story about the second birth of the Ukrainian army, which is told through photographs of the witnesses of the Russian-Ukrainian hybrid war in the Eastern Ukraine;

– Presentation of the Ukrainian philatelic products which is dedicated to the brave Ukrainian defenders, as well as a special ceremony of signing art envelopes from series “Heroes do not die”, released in honor of the participants of ATO, and who were posthumously awarded the honorary title of Hero of Ukraine.

The first persons of ministries (Ministers) will be invited to conduct the ceremonial signature of art envelopes.

– Presentation of the special edition of the newspaper “Evening Kyiv” to the Day of defender of Ukraine;

– Presentation of the book “Bowing low to the Ukrainian soldier” and a celebratory issue of the newspaper “People’s Army”;

– Photo zone installation that reproduces the atmosphere of war. Presentation of inspiring documentary 2016 “The Return”. Photo shoot of guests and public film screening. Guests will be presented discs with the documentary;

– Motivational flyers “Become a student of one of the best military schools of Ukraine”. Presentation of the film about a military graduate who is a knight of the Order of Bohdan Khmelnytsky, ATO soldier will take place. Also, an information desk about the task of the Military Institute of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv will be presented;

– Presentation of Souvenirs (shells, medals) and book products by the veterans of ATO zone, who will read poems and tell stories from the military zone;

Reference: The event will be attended by the students of the Military Institute of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv.

A band as a symbol of a talisman of the Ukrainian army (a project of the Student Council under MIP) will be presented to all guests of the event.

Mini-cinema zone, which will screen the segments of mentioned films and videos, will work for visitors.

The opening of the event will be held at 11:00 a.m. with the participation of the first persons of the ministries.

The estimated number of visitors is 1,000 people.

We invite the leading national media to participate in the event.

Accreditation of media is available by phone: 097 888 63 86, [email protected]