Cooperation in cultural and humanitarian spheres between Ukraine and Kenya
Cooperation in the cultural sphere is an important aspect of bilateral relations between Ukraine and the countries of the area of responsibility of the Embassy of Ukraine in Kenya, which also includes organisation of cultural events, and promotion of Ukrainian culture in Kenya, the involvement of the Ukrainian diaspora with the events, various cultural exchange.
Contemporary Ukrainian cinema speaks best of Ukraine and its culture. The embassy organizes film screenings, as well as ensures the participation of Ukrainian movies at the international film festival. With the support of the Ukrainian State Film Agency in autumn 2018, Embassy held the first Ukrainian film festival in Nairobi. In 2019, Ukrainian films were presented at the 21st European Film Festival in Kenya. The festival is a notable event in the cultural and artistic life of Kenya, it draws the attention of a wide diverse audience.