Dnipro, Brazil launch tourism program for Ukrainian diaspora
29.09.2017 17:11 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
Brazil and Ukrainian city of Dnipro are launching a joint program to attract members of the Ukrainian diaspora within the South American country to visit Dnipropetrovsk and Ukraine as a whole, Ukrinform says referring to the Dnipro City Council report.
«The number of ethnic Ukrainians within the Federal Republic of Brazil is quite substantial. They managed to preserve their culture and traditions, observe Ukrainian customs and all hang together. Therefore, Im sure they should be interested in a special tourism program that includes a visit to the city of Dnipro, its region and Ukraine as a whole, their ethnic and historical homeland,» Honorary Consul of Brazil to Dnipro Mr. Oleg Vasylenko admits.
It is to be mentioned, arrangements for a joint tourism program were reached at the Ukrainian-Brazilian Center within Vasylenko meeting with the head of the tourism direction of the Dnipro Development Agency, Anna Koleda, and their partners, the University of Customs and Finance of Dnipro, and a group of the travel companies representatives.