The city authorities gave Kiev another holiday. From next year, every third Saturday of may Ukraine will celebrate the Day of a neighbor.
This was reported by representatives of the Kiev city administration.
This decision was supported by 86 deputies of the city Council.
Example was the European day of neighbor. It is celebrated in most countries of the EU. On this day, the inhabitants of the cities self-organize festive events near their homes, picnics, fairs and concerts. Invite sovih neighbors and prevdate time together, talking, grilling, and so This date also falls on the celebration of Europe Day.
The authorities want this event contributed to the development of good-neighbourly relations between the inhabitants of Kiev. The Dogo for the people of Kiev Klitschko plan to develop a special program of celebration.
“In Paris in 1999 was the first Day of a neighbor. And it was aimed at combating the social phenomenon of loneliness in the big city. Since 2003 neighbour Day has become a European-wide practice and today it is celebrated in 50 countries around the world. This event is not just familiarity with the residents of his house. In its roots the deeper essence: people organizes and satisfied, for example, the joint home kindergartens, and help poor neighbours, problems with employment. That is, the Day of a neighbor — an important and indispensable social event, ” — said the initiator of the draft decision, the Deputy city Council Lyudmila Kostenko.
And until the Day a neighbor for a long time, it is necessary to think about the holidays that will delight us soon. We have prepared for you a list of events that will take place in Kyiv during the celebrations of the New year 2019.
Recall that in the framework of the programme of de-communization, the Ukrainian government decided to abolish international women’s day – 8 March. Historian Vladimir V Eterovic said that in the future this holiday needs to change its format.This news divided the Ukrainians into two hostile camps.
As reported by the portal Know.ia, in Kiev, a street with the name of the famous Polish writer Jerzy Giedroyc. In the framework of Council renamed the street of Tver, in goloseyevsky area.
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Dave Zakarian has been a reporter on the news desk since 2013. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Koz Post, Dave Zakarian worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella.