According to the survey, 50 percent of Ukraine’s population knows what channels and radio stations are part of the National Public Broadcaster. UA:Pershy television channel takes the lead in regional news coverage.
Since 1993, Internews has been working in Ukraine with journalists, public officials, civil society activists and citizens. Through grant support and targeted technical assistance, Internews helps a wide array of local partners carry out projects that they design and implement themselves. These initiatives include educating citizens and journalists about the public service role of a responsible media sector, increasing the quality and quantity of investigative reporting by local journalists, helping traditional media increase their online offerings, providing legal support to journalists and media outlets, and reforming media legislation to approach European standards. Through trainings, consultations, and grants, Internews also helps its partners build their own organizational capacity in finance, administration, digital security, and other areas.
Roundtable on IDP Issues in Siverodonetsk
270,000 IDPs were registered in Luhansk region, which is the second largest number of registered IDPs in Ukraine.