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Zhytomyr city council

« Zhytomyr city council » takes part in the European Local Democracy Week - a paneuropean event coordinated by the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe - as « Partner city »

Zhytomyr is a city in the north of the western part of Ukraine. It is the administrative centre of the Zhytomyr province, and of the surrounding Zhytomyr district. Its population is 266,936. Zhytomyr is a major transportation hub. The city lies on a historic route linking the city of Kiev with the west through Brest. Zhytomyr is an important economic centre in the region. Enterprises in the city include glass, metal fabrication, electronic devices, screens, fabrics, furniture, shoes and others. In addition, a large pharmaceutical factory, and, since 1944, a confectionery factory, work in Zhytomyr. Zhytomyr also lies in a unique natural setting; all sides of the city are surrounded by ancient forests through which flow four rivers. Legend holds that Zhytomyr was established about 884 by Zhytomyr, prince of a Slavic tribe of Drevlians. This date, 884, is engraved in a large stone from the ice age times, standing on the hill where Zhytomyr was founded. Zhytomyr was one of the prominent cities of Kievan Rus.

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Zhytomyr is a city in the north of the western part of Ukraine. It is the administrative centre of the Zhytomyr province, and of the surrounding Zhytomyr district. Its population is 266,936. Zhytomyr is a major transportation hub. The city lies on a historic route linking the city of Kiev with the west through Brest. Zhytomyr is an important economic centre in the region. Enterprises in the city include glass, metal fabrication, electronic devices, screens, fabrics, furniture, shoes and others. In addition, a large pharmaceutical factory, and, since 1944, a confectionery factory, work in Zhytomyr. Zhytomyr also lies in a unique natural setting; all sides of the city are surrounded by ancient forests through which flow four rivers. Legend holds that Zhytomyr was established about 884 by Zhytomyr, prince of a Slavic tribe of Drevlians. This date, 884, is engraved in a large stone from the ice age times, standing on the hill where Zhytomyr was founded. Zhytomyr was one of the prominent cities of Kievan Rus.

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Partner(s) :

Association of Ukrainian Cities

ELDW citizens participation activity

Equal Opportunities in Every Industry - the Basis for Democracy

Zhytomyr city
From 05/09/2019 to 10/09/2019

How can I develop a culture of dignity in my school and family

Zhytomyr city
From 05/09/2019 to 05/09/2019

Week for Democracy Development

Zhytomyr city
From 07/09/2019 to 07/09/2019

School of candidates of local deputies

Zhytomyr city
From 07/09/2019 to 07/09/2019

Neighborhood Day

Zhytomyr city
From 10/09/2019 to 10/09/2019

We are different - we are equal

Zhytomyr city
From 11/09/2019 to 11/09/2019

How Can I Develop Culture at the University and in the Family

Zhytomyr city
From 13/09/2019 to 13/09/2019

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Population
266936 inhabitants