Embassy of Ukraine to Arab Republic of Egypt

Kyiv 16:09

Ukrainians in Egypt

According to tentative estimates, 4 000 citizens of Ukraine live, work and study on the territory of the Arab Republic of Egypt.

As of 1st of January 2017 85 citizens of Ukraine were registered within the Embassy of Ukraine in the Arab Republic of Egypt.

Based on our information, during 2016 Egypt was visited by about 250 000 Ukrainian citizens, mostly tourists.

Every year, on the initiative of activists of Ukrainian community and with the support of the Embassy, events to celebrate Independence Day of Ukraine, prominent events in the history of Ukraine, the birthday of Taras Shevchenko, the New Year, International Women’s Day etc. are held.

The issue relating to the launch of the Saturday school in the premises of the Embassy for the children of primary school age is being collaborated with the representatives of Ukrainian Diaspora.

Also during the presidential elections in Ukraine and to the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine citizens of Ukraine are involved in the work of the polling station electoral commission.