British Council Ukraine has joined the national programme Go Global aimed at promoting foreign languages in Ukraine. The programme was initiated by Ukrainian civil activists and MPs. British Council has also become the guarantor of the programme implementation together with the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk and U.S. Embassy in Ukraine.

As a part of the project British Council will focus on introducing foreign language assessment to Ukrainian civil service system. In particular British Council will assess English language proficiency of the members of Presidential Administration, Cabinet of Ministers and several ministries. Read more about the Go Global programme here.

British Council experts also took part in «Speak global – go global: English for secondary education» roundtable where the problems and prospects of English learning in Ukrainian schools were discussed. Read more about the results of roundtable here.