“To implement changes in the community there is a crucial need to establish
Over 50 local community leaders and representatives of the local authorities from Borodianka, Ivankiv and
Open Space format stimulated
Lack of constructive communication in community and lack of desire to overcome barriers in
Representatives of national minorities also joined the disscusions.
The most popular issues for leaders of national minorities are the ways they can participate in
The Open Space event was conducted within the project “New Opportunities for Marginalized Rural Communities in Chernobyl-Affected Areas of Ukraine” implementing by GURT Resource Center and supported by UNDEF.
Project aims to ensure inclusive governance within depressive rural communities of Chernobyl-affected areas by involving all community stakeholders into participation in the innovative community development actions and introducing civic education as a method to allow equal participation for marginalized groups.