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Final of Ukrainian literary contest "Man and forest" was a real gift for children


In the Gallery of Modern Art copyright "Gamma" Head of State Forest Resources Agency of Ukraine Viktor Sivetc opened the exhibition of the works by the Ukrainian Art Competition "Man and forest." The exhibition features the best artwork and literary works that are in every region of Ukraine and took first place.

As part of the exhibition were awarded prizes of child participants who received I, II and III place in the final contest of all-Ukrainian contest "Man and forest" in the categories "The best picture" and "The best literary work." In addition, prizes were awarded and other members of Ukraine.

According to Head of State Forest Resources Agency of Ukraine of Viktor Sivetc at the end of the exhibition, all children's artwork will be transferred to a specialized boarding school № 14 in-depth study of art and aesthetic cycle.

"Today, our festival we have invited children’s boarding house for the sole purpose - to give children a holiday. All works represented in the present exhibition will be transferred to them and become a real decoration of their life "- Viktor Sivetc.

"And of course that the same children's party with no surprises. Apart from material gifts today, we will treat children sweets, and to complete sweet table they go on an interesting journey Mariinsky park in "Blue carriage" - summed up Head of State Forest Resources Agency of Ukraine Viktor Sivetc.


Ukrainian Art Competition "Man and Forest" takes place in two categories "The best picture" and "The best literary work."

The purpose and objectives of the contest:

 The main purpose of the contest is to raise awareness of students of the role and value of wood in human life.

The task of the contest:

- Formation of ecological consciousness of personality;

- Review of forestry and environmental issues in the region;

- Broadening and deepening knowledge on the basics of forestry;

- Identification of gifted and talented young people and attract her to cooperate with the state forestry enterprises;

- Intensification of forestry and educational activities.


   Applicants must be children’s (1-8 grade) secondary schools located in the territory of the state forestry enterprises.

Stages and duration of the contest:

After the main event in the region of the action "The future of the forest is in your hands," namely, tree planting, students of secondary schools draw pictures and write essays on the general theme "Man and Forest." More children's work are sent to the state forestry enterprises by location to determine the winners.

Results of the contest conducted in three stages:

Stage 1 - May 14 - determine the winners in state forestry and sent to the regional of forestry and hunting management;

Stage 2 - 31 May - the Regional Forestry and Hunting management determine two winners on the field in nominations "The best picture" and "The best literary work."

 Stage 3 - until September 1 – State Forest Resources Agency of Ukraine determines the winners and the 25 pieces and 25 drawings from each region of Ukraine determines the winners, second and third places. Also, the consolation prize is awarded and a child who took  IV place.

Press Service of the State Forest Resources Agency of Ukraine