For the 14th time, the All-Ukrainian School Drawing Contest “My Rights” was held, timed to the International Children’s Day.
This year 9185 contestants submitted 9731 work.
“The number of works is impressive. This is really our little record. We have received entries representing all regions of Ukraine, both big cities and small villages. The biggest number of works came from Vinnytsia, Donetsk, Kyiv, Luhansk, Mykolaiv, Sumy, Kharkiv, Kherson, Rivne Regions and the city of Kyiv. On behalf of the organizing committee, I would like to thank all partners, local authorities, members of the All-Ukrainian Expert Council for their comprehensive support of the project”, commented the chairman of the all-Ukrainian organizing committee Anton Soshnykov.
By the results of evaluation of contest works, the All-Ukrainian Expert Council determined the following winners of all nominations:
1st place: Kseniia Volobuieva (Kharkiv Region), Anastasiia Shpak (Kyiv), Anna Sekhina (Zhytomyr Region);
2nd place: Dymytrii Chinkadze (Donetsk Region), Anhelina Vasetska (Zaporizhzhia Region), Anna Baskova (Dnipro Region);
3rd place: Artem Kryvorot and Davyd Fedoriuk (Cherkasy Region), Danylo Popov (Donetsk Region), Diana Burdiak (Ternopil Region), Illia Taran (Zaporizhzhia Region).
Moreover, the following schoolchildren were awarded a merit certificate: Illia Boichuk (Kherson Region), Alina Yukhymchuk (Cherkasy Region), Kateryna Tsvielovska (Kherson Region), Nataliia Mykytiuk (Khmelnytskyi Region), Viktoriia Balaniuk (Ivano-Frankivsk Region), Yelizaveta Shepilova (Kharkiv Region), Kateryna Stepchenkova (Donetsk Region), Nadiia Kravchenko (Kherson Region), Daria Tryhub (Dnipro Region), Oleh Vasylchenko (Donetsk Region), Anastasiia Senkovska (Lviv Region), Anna Maika (Kyiv Region), Vladyslav Druchek (Kharkiv Region).
At the end of June, the winners received awards along with gifts from organizers and partners of the contest. The winners received excellent board games from United World Cultures Foundation.
ORGANIZERS AND PARTNERS
Organizers of the contest: Ukrainian Coordination Centre for raising legal awareness of the population together with Coordination Council of Young Lawyers of Ukraine, Charity Fund UWCF, Ukrainian Youth Law Assembly, with the support of the Human Rights Ombudsman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Liudmyla Denisova, Presidential Commissioner for Children’s Rights Mykola Kuleba, with the participation of the Office of the Council of Europe in Ukraine and the OSCE Project Coordinator in Ukraine.
Strategic partners of the contest: Confederation of Builders of Ukraine, Legal Bulletin of Ukraine, Department of Youth and Sports of the Kyiv City State Administration, NGO Youth Initiative of Cities.
ALL-UKRAINIAN EXPERT COUNCIL
This year, the children’s contest jury included famous statesmen and public figures, scientists, artists, representatives of international organizations, as well as leading legal publications. Presidential Commissioner for Children’s Rights Mykola KULEBA was elected as the chairman of the council.