How Ukrainian NGOs can increase their impact: Estonian colleagues’ recommendations

September 26, 2017

Leaders of the national NGOs got acquainted with Estonian colleagues’ experience of establishing cooperation in public sector. Two-day training “NGO as a mover of social change: how do we increase our impact?” took place in Poltava (September 11-12) and Chernivtsi (September 14-15).

The events are a part of “Transform Gurt” project, implemented by GURT Resource Centre in partnership with Network of Estonian Nonprofit Organizations with the financial support of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Estonia.

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Workshop from GURT: what journalists need to know for effective communication

September 17, 2017

GURT Resource Centre invited the journalists-volunteers from five Eastern oblasts of Ukraine (Donetsk, Dnipropetrovsk, Zaporizhzhia, Luhansk, and Kharkiv) to deepen their communication skills. September 9-10, 2017, in the capital two-day workshop “Communication in journalism. Support of the networks for regional journalists of GURT” was conducted. This event was organized within the special media project “Information for conscious actions: hear the voice of people affected by the conflict in eastern Ukraine”, which is implemented by GURT Resource Centre and supported by the Media Development Fund of the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine.


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#Community_is (#Hromada_tse): 1,500 Ukrainians joined the photo flash mob supporting IDPs

September 15, 2017

More than 1,500 people joined the photo flash mob #Community_is (#Hromada_tse), which took place on September 2nd, 2017, in five cities of eastern Ukraine – Berdyansk, Dnipro, Kramatorsk, Severodonetsk, and Kharkiv.

The purpose of the event initiated by the GURT Resource Centre within the special media project “Information for conscious actions: hear the voice of people affected by the conflict in eastern Ukraine” was to consolidate the community and emphasize the positive contribution of internally displaced persons to its development.

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Download mobile app GURT.Media – a guide for everyone working with information

September 15, 2017

GURT Resource Centre offers a convenient working tool for civil journalists and activists working in the information domain. The GURT.Media mobile app gives you tips on writing journalistic articles, preparing audio content and presentations, which allow increasing your visibility.

GURT.Media is a free mobile app developed for Android and iOS platforms by the GURT Resource Centre as a part of special media project “Information for conscious action: hear the voice of people affected by the conflict in eastern Ukraine”.


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Plumber is the profession of the future: results of All-Ukrainian contest of professional skill

July 24, 2017

On June 1, 2017, the final part of All-Ukrainian skills contest in the profession “Installer of the sanitary and technical systems and equipment” was conducted in International Exhibition Center in Kyiv. The event was organized within four-year Swiss-Ukrainian project “Public-private partnership to improve sanitary education in Ukraine” funded by Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation in partnership with Geberit International Sales AG.

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GURT supports the development of small entrepreneurship in Ukraine

July 10, 2017

During 2016-2017, GURT Resource Centre carries out the project «Employment through Entrepreneurship«. The project aimed to increase income-generation of representatives of local communities from Kyiv oblast through the development of entrepreneurial skills and providing support for the development of their small businesses.

The target groups of the project were the veterans of ATO, members of their families, internally displaced persons and other vulnerable groups of the population of Kyiv oblast.


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Entrepreneur Guide from GURT is available on Google Play and AppStore

Julу 09, 2017

GURT Resource Сentre is pleased to announce a unique mobile app which serves to guide the experienced entrepreneurs and entrepreneurs-beginners through various issues of business activity.

Entrepreneur Guide on GURT web portal proposes actual information on business in Ukraine. Now Entrepreneur Guide is available for mobile devices on Android and IOS platforms. It is downloadable on Google Play and AppStore. If you intend to launch or upgrade your business but have no idea what to start with – this guide is right for you.


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GURT and NENO conducted the webinar on the collaboration of non-profit organizations

June 19, 2017

On June 9, 2017, there was an open webinar “Alone or together: what leads non-profit organizations to success?”. The event was held within the project “Building a membership based civil society network in Ukraine based on the GURT Resource Centre”, funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Estonia and implemented in partnership with the Network of Estonian Nonprofit Organisations (NENO). The conversation was devoted to the effective cooperation between CSOs. Read more