Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs considers budget increasing possibility on humanitarian projects for Ukraine

On November 2, 2015 within his working visit to Israel, Oleg Vyshniakov, the Honorary Consul of the State of Israel, had a meeting with Tzipi Hotovely, the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Israel.

Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen!

During September the Honorary Consulate of the State of Israel in Lviv was not only working, but also celebrated traditional Jewish holidays.

At the youth club "Hillel" Havdalah at Rosh Hashanah passed with traditional food, dancing and Israeli cinema.

On the eve of Rosh Hashanah the large Ukrainian delegation of representatives of political and economic ranks arrived to Israel. The largest visit in the Ukrainian history was organized by the Parliamentary Association of Ukraine-Israel friendship. Among the 40 delegates, there were 4 ministers and 24 deputies of the Verkhovna Rada, as well as public figures and leading businessmen of Ukraine; the delegation visited the country with a five-day official visit. The delegation is headed by the co-chairs of the organization, deputies of the Verkhovna Rada Georgy Logvinsky and Boryslav Rozenblat.

We will not be broken down, because we have the strength to live, create and to move on!

"Dobrogo dnya", "Dzien dobry" and "Shalom" - these are the words that marked a start of a miraculous performance of music and dancing . LvivKlezFest has already become a cultural tradition of the city that has millions of visitors from around the world. Great music, Jewish motifs and colorfully costumed dancers fascinated the audience. Lviv citizens as well as the guests of the city had the opportunity to try a variety of treats Jewish cuisine. The motto of the 7th festival was "Jews for peace and unity!"

Israel can help Ukraine to solve ecological problems

Last week within his visit to Isreal, Oleg Vyshniakov, the Honorary Consul of the State of Israel in Western Region of Ukraine, had a meeting with Avi Gabai, the Minister of Environmental Protection of the State of Israel.

Well-being of citizens is not always determined by the level of economic development

Why does lifespan in Israel increase while in the USA and Europe it decrease? In Israel a key point of social policy is to invest in health and comfort of senior people. Not only the State itself acts in such a way but it motivates businessmen and citizens to do this as well.

Direct flight Lviv-Tel Aviv-Lviv will be extended for winter period

“Direct flight Lviv-Tel Aviv-Lviv will be extended for winter period”, Ukraine International Airlines informed the Honorary Consulate of the State of Israel in Western region of Ukraine. In particular, the UIA announced that it is planned to leave two flights per week between Lviv and Tel Aviv as it was in summer.

Children of Ukrainian warriors who suffered during ATO were warmly welcomed in Israel

From 2nd to 12th August a group of children of Ukrainian warriors who suffered while participating in anti-terrorist operation in the East of Ukraine are having rest in Israeli summer camp. These are school children aged 9 till 16. The group consists of 18 people, including eight children from Lviv and ten from such cities in Lviv Region as: Truskavets, Gorodok, Sambor, Morshin, Grogobych. Half of them lost their fathers during the ATO, the rest parents got different injuries during military actions. All kids are in Israel for the first time and many of them have never been abroad before.

Israeli experience: State’s attitude to its soldiers determines defensive capacity of the whole army

In the beginning of August during his working visit to Israel, Oleg Vyshniakov, the Honorary Consul of the State of Israel in Western region of Ukraine, visited places of residen с e of IDF soldiers. Israeli experience shows that soldiers’ living conditions influence security and defensive capacity of the army a lot.

Honorary Consul of Israel in the Western region of Ukraine: "All efforts are directed to the establishment of a free trade zone between our countries as soon as possible"

Within his working visit to Lviv the Honorary Consul of the State of Israel Oleg Vyshniakov met with the Head of Lviv Regional State Administration Oleg Sinyutka.