NO to the destruction of culture! / Online protest27.03.2020
TODAY, March the 27th, at 3:00 PM! We are going to a big online protest to prevent cultural collapse in Ukraine!
NO to the destruction of culture! / Online meeting
«The chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on Humanitarian and Information Policy Oleksandr Tkachenko stated that the Ministry of Finance plans to reduce financing by 7 billion UAH. In particular, 750 million UAH for Derzhkino, over 500 million UAH for the construction of Holodomor museum and Revolution of Dignity museum, 250 million UAH for creative unions, 500 million UAH for Ukrainian Cultural Fund, 150 million UAH for Book Institute, and 500 million UAH for information policy programs, country stapling, youth, repairs and restorations. ”
For the importance of supporting the cultural segment and exemplary models of interaction with the cultural sphere in the current context, read in the article by Catherine Paradise “Aborting” the cultural sector in Ukraine in online magazine #Букви
The organizer of the action is Ukrainian Film Academy proposes to prepare in advance a piece of paper with the slogan “NO to the destruction of culture!”, in order to show their disagreement with the decision to withdraw the financing of cultural fields of the country.
Direct link to the zoom-protest in defense of Ukrainian culture: https://zoom.us/j/780700054