T. Perga THE ROLE OF UKRAINIAN DIASPORA IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MOVEMENT IN UKRAINE OF LATE 1980S — EARLY 1990S

DOI: 10.20535/2307-5244.48.2019.176394

The State Institution «Institute of World History of the National Academy of Science of Ukraine»

The role of the North American Ukrainian diaspora in the development of environmental movement in the Ukrainian SSR in late 1980s — early 1990s is investigated. It was concluded that despite widespread opinion, that diaspora concentrated its attention only on the support of Ukrainian national-liberation movement, its activities contributed to the development of the Ukrainian environmental movement as well.

Keywords: Ukrainian diaspora, USA, Canada, Chornobyl accident, environmental
movement, Ukraine.

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