Volodymyr Sheiko won the competition for the post of the head of the Ukrainian institute

The commission announced the winner of the competition for the post of head of the Ukrainian institute - the newly created institution, aimed to promote Ukraine abroad and to become a powerful tool of cultural diplomacy. The winner is VolodymyrSheiko, the manager of arts program at the British Council in Ukraine.This is reported byUkraine's Cultural Diplomacy by MFA in Facebook

33 candidates applied for the post.4 candidates reached the final stage.

9 expertsfrom theculture and communication field worked in the competition commission.

Six members of the commission were delegated by representatives of the public, three - by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

TetyanaFilevska, art manager and curator, took the second place in the rating.

The Competition Commission recommended the Supervisory Board of the Ukrainian Institute to approve the winner for the post of General directorof the Ukrainian Institute.