On August 26, 2020, Ambassador of Ukraine Mr. Sergii Shutenko met with President of the Hellenic Foundation for Culture Mr. Nikos Koukis.
At the meeting Ambassador Mr. Sergii Shutenko and President Mr. Nikos Koukis discussed perspectives of development of Ukrainian-Greek relations in cultural and humanitarian spheres.
The fundamentals were also laid for their future cooperation concerning the celebration of the 200-th Anniversary of the Greek Revolution in 2021 in Greece and Ukraine in particular.
The Hellenic Foundation for Culture (HFC) was established in 1992. It is based in Athens with the goal of widely promoting the Greek culture throughout the world. With its main activity the culture events, the dissemination of the Greek book, the promotion of the Greek cinema and teaching of the Greek language. HFC has created a Network of Annexes abroad in the cities of: Alexandria, Belgrade, Berlin, Bucharest, Moscow, Odessa, Trieste. HFC is member of two major European culture networks: European Union of National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) and Anna Lindh Foundation.
HFC cooperates with university chairs of Greek Studies, Greek schools, embassies, cultural centers, museums and libraries globally.