“The State of Israel – Ukrainian roots”
This exhibition was prepared by the Zionist Federation of Ukraine in collaboration with the Kyiv Institute of Jewish Studies. The exhibition consists of twelve 2-meter posters, each of them reveals the direction of development of the Jewish State, such as the army, medicine, urban planning, agriculture, energy, etc. through the prism of the biographies of those who being born on the territory of today’s Ukraine, came to Palestine and by his ascetic work brought the creation of the Jewish State closer.
The project sponsor is the World Confederation of United Zionists (CUZ)
On the basis of this exhibition will begin its work a new project “Come from Shtetl”, providing for the demonstration of the exhibition, as well as events aimed at studying the history of Israel. The project will be carried out by the Association of Small Jewish Communities of Kyiv and Cherkasy Oblasts in Korsun-Shevchenkovsky, Pereyaslav-Khmelnitsky, other cities.
Also in cooperation with the Maccabi All-Ukrainian Society, presentations of the exhibition will be held in Lviv, Kharkiv and Odessa.