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How will the war affect the national economy? Do we need to raise taxes for businesses to fill the budget, or is it time to carry out liberal reforms? How should ordinary people act in challenging economic conditions? These issues now concern us all as much as the situation at the front. The Citizens' Economic Literacy course is our attempt to bring essential knowledge of how the economy and its laws work to all stakeholders. The course was created with the support of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation Representation in Ukraine. Please, find the link here
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Almost two-thirds of Ukrainian population lives in the area with polluted air. According to WHO premature death is four times more common here than in 5 of the most cleanest countries in the world. This problem needs to be solved...
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“Solution Journalism” course started July, 23 on vumonline.ua platform. Its purpose is to spread constructive journalist skills among Ukrainian media community. Constructive journalism tools go far beyond the coverage of events and processes, and allow to support the search of...
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How to turn a museum into a center of public life, what is museum education, how much does it cost to turn an abandoned Soviet museum into a tourist magnet, how to use modern technologies in museums and why do we need museum projects? This course tries to answer these and other questions. The authors of the course - leading museum managers, researchers and curators share their knowledge and experience. The course will be interesting, first of all, for museum managers and employees, managers and representatives of local self-government bodies caring for culture, independent curators and artists , teachers and educators of formal and non-formal education, activists seeking change in cultural life. The course is available here in Ukrainian. The course was created with the support of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation Representation in Ukraine.  
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We often discuss our politicians, the Verkhovna Rada, deputies, but in fact we know not so much about how this whole political construction works. Some people have a superficial perception of the public administration processes, other people are partly familiar...
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The NGO OUM team wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! This year has not been easy for everyone. It made it very clear how important to be flexible and be able to react quickly to changes....
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Recently, a new course “Are our taxes a money pit?” has launched at the VUM online. We have to pay taxes. When you start this course, you will be surprised at how much the average Ukrainian actually pays to the...
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In 2020, the NGO OUM became a member of the Civic Education in Eastern Europe (EENCE) network. EENCE’s mission is to contribute to the sustainable development of civil society in the Eastern Partnership region through the development of civic education...
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5 years have been passing today since the distance civic education platform www.vumonline.ua started its way in the educational and information space of Ukraine. The platform appeared as an attempt to find the answer: “What is needed for Ukrainian society...
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The All-Ukrainian Day of Libraries is celebrated in Ukraine on September 30 each year. Especially for this professional holiday, the new course – “Libraries in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals” was launched on the VUM online platform. Libraries are unique...
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