Ukrainian Fruit and Berries Producers Will Present Their Products at the Largest Asia-Pacific Industry ExhibitionAugust 23, 2017
Proceeding with popularization and promotion of Ukrainian fruit and berry production on the world market, “UKRSADPROM” Association acts as organizer of the Ukrainian display booth at the largest Asia-Pacific industry exhibition – Asia Fruit Logistica 2017.
Western NIS Enterprise Fund and “UKRSADPROM” Association sign Partnership AgreementAugust 18, 2017
Within the course of the Western NIS Enterprise Fund (WNISEF) “Leadership, Export Promotion, Investment Attraction and Development Program” the Fund and the “UKRSADPROM” Association have signed the Memorandum of Understanding on technical assistance.
Schoolgirls from All Over Ukraine Presented in Lviv their Problem-Solving IT-ProjectsJuly 29, 2017
Twenty-five girls from all over Ukraine presented innovative IT-projects aimed at solving various urban problems. The presentation took place in Technovation Summer Camp, organized by Western NIS Enterprise Fund in cooperation with Peace Corps Ukraine in the course of the Technovation Ukraine project.
Agents of change in rural education: yearly progress report of 24 HUB-schoolsJuly 12, 2017
24 HUB-schools from all regions of Ukraine presented the interim work results on new development strategies that were framed and launched in the academic year 2016-2017. During the first year, the schools introduced mixed learning, started to raise extra funds on a project basis, and increased the students and parents’ involvement in school management and lesson planning. These were the results of their participation in the “Pilot 24” project, which was set in motion by Western NIS Enterprise Fund and Center for Innovative Education “Pro.Svit”.
Ukrainian Tech Expo returns to CES 2018June 29, 2017
The annual Las Vegas event, the International Consumer Electronic Show (CES), will again host Ukraine with its national Tech Expo. As in the past year, UA Tech Expo Zone will be settled up by the Ukrainian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (UVCA) with the support of Western NIS Enterprise Fund (WNISEF).
“A year ago, I planned to do my bachelor’s degree and go abroad. But now I know that I will stay” – The graduate of the Ukrainian Leadership Academy second enrollmentJune 27, 2017
On June 27, 2017, Kyiv witnessed the second graduation of the Ukrainian Leadership Academy. The 10-month training helped 192 students of the five ULA branches build up their vision of future and gave a chance to explore Ukraine in a more thorough way.
Western NIS Enterprise Fund Invests $30 million In Horizon Capital’s Emerging Europe Growth Fund III, LPJune 23, 2017
Western NIS Enterprise Fund (“WNISEF”) has committed $30 million to Emerging Europe Growth Fund III, LP (“EEGF III”), a fund with a target size of $150 million, managed by leading regional private equity firm, Horizon Capital
Western NIS Enterprise Fund granted over USD 1 mln to 16 more students to pursue studies in top U.S. universitiesJune 15, 2017
Western NIS Enterprise Fund, established by the U.S. Government and funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has sponsored the SEED Grant Scholarship program for three years. The SEED Grants program provides Ukrainians and Moldovans with education stipends covering up to 100% of tuition for MBA, MPA and LLM studies at top U.S. universities. This year 16 talented individuals from Ukraine and Moldova were awarded such grants at a ceremony at America House.
Western NIS Enterprise Fund supported the Technology Nation Kids project in UkraineApril 13, 2017
Western NIS Enterprise Fund (WNISEF) supported Technology Nation Kids program, which provides free programming training for 9-11-year-old children in 5 cities of Ukraine. The Fund will also subsidize the robotics video course.
Ambitious IT-education project gets rolling in ChisinauApril 03, 2017
The Ukrainian BrainBasket Foundation with the support of Western NIS Enterprise Fund and iHub Chisinau launch the social project Technology Nation in Chisinau, which is aimed to improve IT education in the region.