Ukraine ‘grateful’ for UK support as schools ruined

The Ukrainian federal government today thanked UK universities for supporting the war-torn country’s education system over the previous 7 months, throughout which time over 2,000 scholastic organizations have actually been damaged by dispute.

Speaking via video call at Universities UK’s 2022 conference, Serhiy Shkarlet, Ukraine’s minister for education and science, told participants that their assistance has actually assisted to establish the country’s education provision and guaranteed that Ukrainian students are accepted into universities in different nations.

Shkarlet stated Ukraine’s education system “has actually suffered since of the atrocities of the Russians”, with over 2,000 organizations damaged and 284 entirely destroyed.

“I hope in the future, we have instructional system that’s based upon the very best education standard around the world”

“This time is challenging for Ukraine and Ukrainians,” Shkarlet told guests in an equated speech. “But in this time we have some good chance to alter our education system. With our associates, and particularly from UK associates, we’ve implemented [a] brand-new academic system. And I hope in the future, we have [an] instructional system that’s based on the best education requirement worldwide.”

UUK released its #TwinForHope campaign at the occasion, celebrating over 75 partnerships formed in between UK and Ukrainian universities considering that April. The new campaign aims to highlight the positive effect that the partnerships are having.