Schedule for the 2019 Opinion Festival

September 7, Sievierodonetsk, Luhansk Oblast, Ukraine. In the park near Maidan Peremohy (Victory Square) (Central Avenue, Hvardiiskyi Avenue)

11:00 am

  • Opening on the central stage at the square


11:30 am – 5:30 pm

  • Discussions at the 8 locations of the Festival in the green part of the park
  • Children’s location
  • Food court
  • Performances, workshops

05:45 pm

  • Closing of the day part of the Festival on the central stage at the square

06:00 – 07:00 pm

  • Presentation of prizes to the most active participants at the information tent of the Festival


06:30 – 07:15 pm

  • Reket (Estonia)

07:30 – 08:15 pm

  • Vagonovozhatye (Ukraine)


8:30 pm

  • Movie “Kolya”

Preliminary program of discussions of the Opinion Festival 2019

Also stay tuned on Facebook Opinion Festival 2019

Contact information: [email protected], +380 990 78-46-66

The organizers of the Opinion Festival are the Charitable Foundation “Vostok-SOS” and the Estonian organization MTÜ Mondo in partnership with Democracy Reporting International and Libereco – Partnership for Human Rights. The media partner of the festival is GURT Resource Center: Portal of Socially Active Citizens and the general media partner is the TV station UA: Donbass and UA: Ukrainian Radio Pulse.

The Czech Center co-organizes the event.

The Festival is a part of the Transition Promotion Program and takes place with the financial support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic and with the financial support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Estonia and the Swiss Embassy in Ukraine.