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Students-ukrainologists from Switzerland visited Bykivnya

02.09.2019

Students-ukrainologists from Switzerland visited Bykivnya

On September 2, 2019, a group of students from different cities of Switzerland - Basel, Zurich, Bern, Fribourg, visited the National Historical and Memorial Reserve Graves of Bykivnya. The group was accompanied by a Ukrainian historian, doctor of historical sciences, head of the department of modern history and politics of the Institute of History of Ukraine of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine Georgy Kasyanov. Young scientists are united by participation in the initiative Ukrainian Research in Switzerland - URIS, which is implemented in 2017-2019. The purpose of this initiative is the development of Ukrainian studies in Switzerland, the encouragement and support of young scientists, and the development of a network of university research in Ukraine.