Heinrich Böll Foundation's Office in Ukraine

Welcome to the Heinrich Böll Foundation’s Office in Ukraine! On April, the 4th 2008 a new office of the Heinrich Boell Foundation was opened in Kiev.
Main activities of the office are: supporting democracy and political education of society, supporting of regional projects for climate protection, Gender and equality politics and protection of human rights.
The foundations objectives are achieved by public discussions, conferences, seminars, debates etc. You are welcome in our Kiev Office and we are glad to cooperate with you!

Last news

Energy Transition is the biggest challenge for Ukraine

The transition of energy sector towards clean and safe renewable energy sources will allow Ukraine to build a new strong economy and break out of the continuous socio-economic decline, to help the international community in solving the problem of climate change, and to enhance security and welfare of its people.

Environmentally friendly development is planned in the city of Horishni Plavni

Heinrich Boell Foundation Regional Office in Ukraine together with the international technical assistance Project “Partnership for Local Economic Development and Democratic Governance”, implemented by the Federation of Canadian Municipalities, presented results of a Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) of the Horishni Plavni Development Strategy to 2028.

Can future of the coal industry in Ukraine be similar to German one?

Members of the Parliament from the Committee on Fuel and Energy sector, Nuclear Policy and Nuclear Safety of Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, mayors of single-industry coal cities, jpurnalists, representatives of the Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine and civil society took part in the study visit to Germany on "Perspectives of development beyond coal." 

Workshop “MeetUp: Take industrial, think cultural”

In cultural exchange programs, we’ve often seen Ukrainians visit Germany to discover and learn from cases to be taken to home and ideally to be applied in a local urban context. This workshop is going to take you into the opposite direction..

Learn more about political development in Ukraine

Last publications

The Real Price of Coal in the Wartime Donbas: a Human Rights Perspective


This publication presents results of a study conducted by the Eastern-Ukrainian Center for Civic Initiatives in cooperation with partner organizations from the Coalition of human rights organizations and initiatives “Justice for Peace in Donbas” with support of the Heinrich Boell Foundation’s Office in Ukraine. 

Welcome to the website of the Heinrich Böll Foundation’s Office in Kiev. We hope that our new format will help you to get acquaintance with our activity and put right with our partners.

To Your attention we presented such topics as: democracy, ecology and international politics, where we write about our own events and our partners’ projects. In column “Publications” we present printed editions of Heinrich Böll Foundation in Ukraine. In column “About us” you can gain more information about aim of  the Heinrich Böll Foundation’s Office in Kiev and find all information to contact it in Ukraine. 

We wish you pleasure reading and happy to hear you proposals and review.