Sustainable Economic Development
Destination Ukraine — Sustainable Economic Development, Trade and Investments
Ukraine was extremely hit by the economic crisis of 2008. It is challenged to reform its economic structure. A series of innovative measures are required, which should promote economic growth and improve regional competitiveness in the future oriented sectors.
While organizing the measures for «European Village», we have therefore a special focus on the new for Ukraine topics and on the prospective regional initiatives which aim at economic development.
What do Green Economy and Green Business in the current national conditions mean? And who is going to deal with them?
How to transform the industrial city in the Donezk region into touristic city and how to attract investment with the help of territorial branding?
How can enterprises and entrepreneurs on the regional level or on the city level cooperate as a cluster (agrarian and industrial sector, jewelry sector, touristic sector)? What kind of advantages does such cooperation have?
Which possibilities does an entrepreneur from a village or small city have to finance his own business?
Is it profitable to install the solar plants?
Is it common for Ukrainian people to consume seafood? Does such a consumer culture exist in Ukraine? What can Black Sea offer?
How to spend vocation in a «green tourism» farmstead?
How and where can we buy organic food and who does produce them?
How can a young Ukrainian manager get a professional retraining abroad?
Are there young scientists and innovators in Ukraine and what do they deal with?
We are going to present the following:
the process of development and implementation of the innovative tools, which stimulate development and growth of small and medium enterprises in Ukraine.
Economic development and employment promotion project
tel: +38 050 411 99 28
What to see in the European Village
We propose for your participation a number of activities, prepared both by domestic and international actors especially for the visitors of the European Village.
Our program includes:
15th of June, Friday
1st Day: focus on economic development
The following topics shall be presented in the framework of this theme:
- Financing of small business
GIZ rural finance project www.giz.de
- Manager Training Programme
- Green Economy
Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine www.me.gov.ua
Donetsk Chamber of Commerce and Industry www.cci.donbass.com
«Energy Efficiency Cluster» Sevastopol eep.org.ua/page/clusters_development/uk/
- Local Economic Development
Kramatorsk Jewelry cluster http://eep.org.ua/files/jewelry-cluster-renovation.pdf
Municipalities of 5 pilot cities in Donetsk region (Artemovsk, Kramatorsk, Makeevka, Gorlovka, Krasniarmeysk)
- Organic Food
1st Agrarian cluster www.agrocluster1.com.ua
- Young scientists and experts
National Agency of Ukraine on Science, Innovations and Informatization dknii.gov.ua
16th of June, Saturday
2nd Day: focus on tourism and development:
New perspective types of tourism in Ukraine: green tourism, industrial tourism, conference-tourism, active/youth tourism.
- Crimea as a touristic destination
Ministry of Economy and Trade of AR Crimea www.minek-crimea.gov.ua
Sevastopol Chamber of Commerce www.stpp.org.ua
«Seafood Cluster» Sevastopol seafood-cluster.org
«Conference tourism Cluster» Sevastopol turcluster.sevastopol.com
- Chernivtsi as a touristic destination
«Meridian Chernoviz» festival, Chernivtsi region www.meridiancz.com
and other entertainments and presentations, designed by partners from Ukraine and abroad, such as European Union Border Assistance Mission to Moldova and Ukraine www.eubam.org