West Cherkaschyna Was Presented at the All-Ukrainian Guide Forum

February 19, 2020 in Kyiv, with the support of the Office of Tourism and Promotion of the Kyiv City State Administration, held an annual forum of tourist guides. It was organized by the public association “All-Ukrainian Association of Guides”. In total, 170 guides from all regions of Ukraine participated in…

With the Assistance of the Butska Hromada’s Management, the Activities of Did Panas’ Workshop Were Restored

As we reported in October, the leadership of West Cherkaschyna Tourism Cluster has decided to assist Mykola Dekhtarchuk, known as Did Panas, who was forced to cease operations in Uman in mid-2019. Finally, we succeeded in helping Mr. Dehtyarchuk resume his activities. Production of souvenirs remains in Uman, and the…

Oleksandr Fainin Passed the First Round of the Competition for the Position of Head of State Tourism

West Cherkaschyna Tourism Cluster President, EBRD International Advisor, and European Commission Expert for Tourism Oleksandr Fainin is one of the candidates for the post of Chairman of the State Tourism Development Agency. After the first round of the competition, which took place on January 28 in the premises of the…

The State Budget of Ukraine for 2020 Plans the Largest Expenditures on Tourism in the History of Independence

Reforms in the tourism industry are ongoing. The State Budget project for 2020 envisages UAH 940M for tourism development including UAH 240M directly for the industry and UAH 500M for the youth mobility program. According to experts, it is much more than it was before – in dollar equivalent the…