Ukrainian telecentres are places where the general public can go to access information, connect with loved ones, and find jobs. While the Internet is a staple in North American homes, its popularity has only recently begun to grow in Ukraine. Many citizens are currently unable to afford Internet…Continue
Posted on May 13, 2013 at 12:00am — 1 Comment
Nadiya Mytelyshchenko is a frequent guest of the Chekhov Library in Druzhkivka, Donetsk region, Ukraine. Nadiya’s profession is an event organizer and it is very difficult for her to find clients or full-time employment in a small town with around 60,000 residents.
When underemployed, Nadiya had…Continue
Posted on April 3, 2013 at 7:35am
An artist from Yevpatoriya, Crimea, Ukraine Kateryna Turovets has loved painting since childhood. She has written poems and discovered history and mythology. However, due to her job as a freelance journalist, she does not have many resources and cannot afford an internet connection at home. Yet, she is a…Continue
Posted on March 18, 2013 at 5:30am
Kryzhopil District Library has been helping orphans and students from low-income families who study at the College #9 in Kryzhopil. The library organizes events for youth focused on the development of skills necessary to live independently, which is very important for those who grew up in the orphanages.
Since the program Bibliomist became a partner of the library, the variety of the services has increased. In particular, the Internet is available for the…Continue
Posted on February 25, 2013 at 4:30am