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UNEVOC Centre (Training provider) since 2016

iHUB innovation and entrepreneurship center is a network of educational centers of innovation and entrepreneurship. We provide the unique complex of practice-oriented teaching built-up on the latest business-insights and up-to-date tools, and always strongly focused on saving time on getting the result and improving its quality.

We combine modern methods of studying and mentoring with developing soft-skills. We are staying on the edge of new technological and socio-economics waves by giving prospects to all our students, including the vulnerable participants – women, youngsters, and internally displaced persons.

iHUB is the foundation with the aim to train and accompaniment startups and entrepreneurs in innovation across Ukraine. iHUB annually develops and carries out over 200 educational events and trainings covering above forty different educational topics on innovation and gain about 10,000 attendees altogether.


Our mission is providing excellent vocational education in innovation and entrepreneurship thus advancing knowledge and learning, fuelling SME growth and stopping rapid brain drain from country, which significantly obstructs social and economic development of Ukraine.

Vision is through sharing knowledge, providing an opportunity for building specific skills in innovation for work and life for all throughout network of iHUB centers all over Ukraine.

We aim to empower students to employ potential in achieving economic security and building a sustainable society. Supporting women and other vulnerable audiences, those who do not have enough resources is a part of our corporative values


The main objectives are:

Creating a nurturing environment for education, guiding way for aspiring entrepreneurs, giving them up-to-date knowledge and skills, making them more resilient towards failure.

Equipping students with the knowledge required to launch and manage innovative high-potential new ventures through vast array of educational trainings, lectures, and master-classes.

Raising awareness by inspiring people, promoting stories of success for involving all stakeholders as productive members of society and widening knowledge about the role models for future entrepreneurs.

Conducting practice-oriented activities focused on achieving the highest quality result, urging bests specialists, disseminating best practices, creating ecosystem for testing contemporary tools.

Regular tasks

Providing educational events in the most modern and interactive formats on innovation and entrepreneurship.

Creating a community of like-minded specialists for motivation, inspiration, and stimulation of participants.

Creating sharing knowledge culture by attraction speakers, teachers, and mentors who possess a wealth of experience and help learn and implement newly acquired practical skills.

Personal growth, strengthening professional agility, empowering specialists for implementing acquired skills.

Conducting regular technical and consultants support for all participants from a highly qualified specialist.

Liaising with numerous state government and educational institutions on prospective collaborations and promotion of our educational initiatives

Focus and interest

Work area

Which of the following fields is the UNEVOC Centre working on?
Sharing knowledge about TVET
Primary focus
Developing knowledge
Primary focus
Developing and building capacities
  Secondary focus


Who are the beneficiaries of the UNEVOC Centre's work?
  Secondary focus
Primary focus
Policy makers
Primary focus
Private sector
Primary focus

Engagement interest

What is the highest level of engagement the Centre is interested in in the following fields?
Greening of TVET institutions and skills
   Interested to learn
   Interested to learn
OER and Online Learning
  Interested to contribute
Equity of access in TVET
  Interested to contribute
Gender equality in TVET
Interested to lead
Fostering entrepreneurship
Interested to lead
Industry 4.0 / Smart production
Interested to lead

Activity interest

Which types of activities is the UNEVOC Centre most interested in?
Capacity development projects
Highly interested
Policy oriented projects
  Moderately interested
Knowledge development
Highly interested
Workshops and conferences
Highly interested

Regional collaboration interest

What are the UNEVOC Centre's collaboration interests?
Within my cluster
Highly interested
With Africa
  Moderately interested
With the Arab States
Highly interested
With Asia and the Pacific
Highly interested
With Europe, CIS and North America
Highly interested
With Latin America and the Caribbean
Highly interested


Kreschatik, 10
01001 Kyiv


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Head of UNEVOC Centre
Dimitri Podoliev

UNEVOC Coordinator
Vadym Petrunin
Chief Operating Officer

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31 August 2016
UNEVOC Centre in Ukraine organized mentorship meeting
A mentorship meeting was held as part of the iHUB's comprehensive Development of Female Entrepreneurship Programme. The meeting was attended by female entrepreneurs, as well as experts from various industries.
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