We call on the public to join Toloka on the eve of the Day of Remembrance of Victims of Political Repression. It will take place on May 11, 2019, on the territory of the National Historical and Memorial Reserve Grave of Bykovnia. Time: Saturday, May 11, from 11:00 to 15:00.
On April 24, 2019, a photo-documentary exhibition "The Shot Elite: The Bykovnian Aspect" was presented at the National Museum of the History of Ukraine. The presentation was attended by General Director of the National Historical and Memorial Reserve Graves of Bykivnya Bogdan Bilashyvsky, Deputy Director of the State Archive of the Security Service of Ukraine Anatoly Khromov, senior researcher at the Institute of History of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, executive secretary of the editorial board of the scientific and documentary series of books "Rehabilitated by History" Roman Podkuru, Deputy Director General for Science of the Reserve Tetyana Sheptytskaya, researchers from the National Museum of Ukrainian History, journalists, public.
On February 19, 2019, Nikolai Brivko, a research associate at the National Historical and Memorial Reserve "Graves of Bykivnya" gave a lecture “Bykivnya - the Territory of Memory” at the Donbass State Pedagogical University (Slavyansk) for students, professors and librarians of the University.
On February 12, 2019, Tetyana Sheptytskaya, a deputy general director for the scientific work of the National Historical and Memorial Reserve Graves of Bykivnya, met with pupils of the 7th form of the secondary school № 70, at the library No. 9 for children of the Shevchenkivskyi district of Kyiv.
The National Historical Memorial Preserve “Graves of Bykivnia” is sincerely grateful to the relatives of the repressed for their cooperation and attention to our institution.
On December 17, 2018, a photo-documentary exhibition "The Word Broken in Bykivnia" (extended version) was opened in the premises of the Regional Literary and Memorial Museum of M. Ostrovsky in Shepetivka/ The exhibition is prepared by the scientists of the National Historical and Memorial Reserve "Graves of Bykivnya" in cooperation with the Ukrainian independent publishing house "Smoloskyp".
The program “Historical truth with Vakhtang Kipiani: NKVD executioners. Bykivnya"came out on ZIK channel on December 8, 2018
On December 1, 2018, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin and Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Chaputovich commemorated the victims of Soviet mass political repression at the Graves of Bykivnia National Historical Memorial Reserve.
On November 17, 2018, the National Historical Memorial Reserve "Graves of Bykivnia" was attended by the participants of the educational seminar “How to agree with the past”. Young scholars, historians, community activists, journalists, political scientists, those who work with initiatives in the humanitarian sphere, from different cities of Ukraine - Kiev, Kharkov, Lvov, Ostrog, Boguslav, Dnipro several days were finding out why the institutions of national memory arise only in post-totalitarian states, and tried to find new formats for working with the past. Answers to these questions they tried to find during a visit to the Reserve.
On November 11, celebrations with flowers laying on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the restoration of independence of the Republic of Poland took place on the territory of the National Historical and Memorial Reserve "Graves of Bykivnya".