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    Since 1991, the leading independent organization in Washington and Kyiv promoting human rights democratic and economic reforms in Ukraine and supporting the mutual objectives of both countries.

Latest News

U.S. urges Russia to cease blocking navigation near Crimea, reverse build-up of forces along Ukraine's […]
The United States calls on Russia to cease blocking navigation near occupied Crimea and reverse its build-up of forces along Ukraine's border. "The United States expresses its deep concern over […] READ MORE
US and NATO warn Russia not to blockade Ukrainian ports
Russian President Vladimir Putin is restricting access to a sea that is home to an important Ukrainian port city in an apparent bid to strengthen his military’s ability to threaten those areas, […] READ MORE
British warships head for Black Sea as Russian troops mass on Ukrainian border
Royal Navy warships will sail for the Black Sea next month as tensions continue to rise between Ukrainian and Russian forces. Putting the ships off the coast of Ukraine is […] READ MORE
Carbominer interview with CEO and Founder Nick Oseyko
Mike Buryk releases another podcast from the Made in Ukraine Tech Startup Edition series, "Carbominer Interview with CEO and Founder Nick Oseyko." Carbominer is a Ukrainian hardware startup that is […] READ MORE
Interview with Adrian Karmazyn
Mike Buryk releases a new podcast from the Криниця (Krynytsya) --- The Well series - "Interview with Adrian Karmazyn" Adrian Karmazyn, who used to work for USUF, is a Ukrainian American […] READ MORE
On the Digital Frontier: 5 Misconceptions about Ukraine and its Tech Startups
Charles Whitehead, co-founder of Business Incubators, offers a presentation on 5 misconceptions about Ukraine and its tech startups. It is followed by a discussion about the misconceptions with Dominique Piotet, […] READ MORE

About Us

A "Do Tank"

The U.S.-Ukraine Foundation (USUF) is a strategic “do tank,” headquartered in Washington, D.C. with a permanent Kyiv offfice, working on the ground in Ukraine since 1991. Beginning from our inception, the Foundation, a non–governmental, 501(c)(3), has created and sustained numerous strategic programs and projects, having secured funding of about $50 million.

Our work is aimed at supporting the development of democracy, a free market economy and human rights in Ukraine, and the strategic partnership between the U.S. and Ukraine.

Programs, which build peace and prosperity through shared democratic values, have focused on the areas of democracy, economic development, health, humanitarian aid and national security policy. Today, the Friends of Ukraine Network (FOUN), the Biotech Initiative and Leadership Development are among the key activities of the Foundation.

Our success is made possible by sponsors and by the cooperation and partnerships we have with a broad base of individuals and organizations in the United States, Ukraine and around the world.

Latest Events

May 11 2021

Ukraine in Washington: Online Conference Series – Spring 2021 Event
May 11, 2021 - May 13, 2021

Join Us for the Ukraine in Washington Spring 2021 Conference! Stay tuned for more details and registration!