Ukraïnica: The Primary Database of Ukrainian Studies is a platform that connects a growing database of Ukrainian literary works, historical documents, and films in high-quality English translation with a syllabus-building tool for creating and exporting editable reading lists with references for primary and secondary course materials.
Free online courses:
- Prof. Timothy Snyder started to teach a course The Making of Modern Ukraine at Yale University. He’s generously making the lectures available on YouTube. You can check the syllabus here. The first lecture (Youtube). Subsequent lectures will be available on Yale’s YouTube Channel
- Udemy ‘Ukraine: History, Culture, and Identities’ course: A short introductory course in the history, culture, and society of Ukraine from the Middle Ages to the present
- The online university Choice31, in cooperation with the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine, creative agency Banda, and experts in history, culture, theology, business, and political science, has developed the interactive course “Be Brave Like Ukraine.” It is about how Ukrainian identity and courage were formed. The course consists of 15 brief lessons about culture, geography, history, and business that illustrate the formation of the country. It is available in English and Ukrainian.
- The Ukrainian Institute, together with educational studio EdEra, has launched an online course on the past and present of Crimea and Crimean Tatars, indigenous people of Ukraine, called “Crimea: History and People.” You can watch it in English on the Udemy platform. The course is free of charge. It consists of ten sections and 21 lectures with a 1-hour 45-minute total length. The course will also provide information about the indigenous people of Crimea — the Crimean Tatars, and their long struggle for the right to return to their homeland.
You can also learn more about Ukraine
- What is Ukraine? A quick explainer from the The Ukrainian History and Education Center, Somerset, NJ, USA
- 10 Things Everyone Should Know About Ukraine, Ukrainian Institute London
- Ukraїner project, Ukraїner. The Movie is a visual narration about the everyday life of the least known country of the European continent.
- Geschichtsportal »Die Ukraine und Deutschland im 20. Jahrhundert/ «Історичний портал «Україна і Німеччина у 20-му столітті»
- London Ukrainian Review, a special publication of the Ukrainian Institute London
- Ukraine’s 30: prominent Ukrainians who changed the country and the world
- Gel[:b]lau – is a German-Ukrainian magazine (available both digitally and in print) that aims to establish a qualitative and an independent bilingual media platform. This information and entertainment magazine was established in 2016 by young and active Ukrainians in Stuttgart. The aim of the magazine is to maintain and cultivate Ukrainian culture and tradition, as well as to popularize German culture among Ukrainians and bring them closer to everyday life in Germany
- Youtube Channel of the Film.UA group
Be aware of disinformation and fake news! We consider following sources reliable:
- War in Ukraine: the official website of Ukraine, with the information verified by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine. Find here verified information on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and use the media kit for the global united voice. Media requests to email@example.com
- We are Ukraine: Share the truth about Ukraine. The author is One Philosophy consulting group and IT-company Empat supported by volunteers. The portal uses information from official state web resources, Ukrainian Institute, Ukraine WOW exhibition, ukraine.ua, 30ua.info, Ukraine Crisis Media Center and other reliable sources.
- Ukraine Crisis Media Center (in English, German, French, Italian, Ukrainian and Russian)
- Resent translated into German here (Facebook)
- Vox Ukraine provides every two hours an update on russian provocation/ disinformation overview and “Propaganda Diary”: a database of russian propaganda in the Italian and German media
- The Kyiv Independent: an independent English-language Ukrainian media outlet of good quality, also provide free brief newsletters daily
- #UkraineFacts, by the International Fact-checking Network Signatories
- On social media via #StandWithUkraine
- Defence Threat Reduction Agency: Countering misinformation on Ukraine (Biological threat reduction program fact-sheet)