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The Journalists Association “Novomedia” 

"The transformation of media returns the transformation of nation"


The Novomedia Association is the all-Ukrainian non-governmental journalistic organization. It was founded in 2004 on the initiative of journalist Ruslan Kukharchuk. The Association unites Christian journalists and other creative stuff of different media in two common ways: spiritual unity and professional interests.

For today, Novomedia  Association  includes about 200 members from secular and Christian media and has representatives in the majority of regions of Ukraine. There are also members of the community in Russian Federation, USA and Canada.


Elena Mokrenchuk described the synergetics in journalism on pro-club Novomedia


Professional club of Novomedia Assosiation gathered its members for regular meeting on October 17th. Elena Mokrenchuk who is an editor, historian, teacher and a director of agency AlfaPRESS shared with the participants years of her experience in Christian and secular journalism.

The Novomedia Forum for journalists will be held in Ukraine


Registration for the International Novomedia Forum, a conference focused on evangelization through mass media, has already begun, reports The Christian Telegraph in reference to the Journalists’ Association “Novomedia” press center. The event will be held in Kiev on November, 18-20.

The Journalists’ Association “Novomedia” took the lead in planning the event.Participants from Ukraine and foreign countries will come to learn about new possibilities and techniques for evangelizing though the use of mass-media.

Novomedia Association held a week and a half seminar in Rochester


Ruslan Kuharchuk, president of the Novomedia Association held media course in the United States which was about a week and a half. Training took place in Rochester (NY) and lasted from 14th  to 23rd of  July. More than fifty students from different states have passed special courses.
Educational part about media issues became part of the two-month training program in the summer Bible school, which takes place on the U.S. East Coast constantly. In 2011 the school is functioning at the Slavic Pentecostal Church (Pastor is Gregory Kasap).

National presentation of Novomedia Assosiation throughout Ukraine has started


Sivec_NM_3 Informational campaign and presentation of Novomedia Assosiation in Ukraine and other counties of CIS have started this May. This campaign has two goals. First goal is to involve Christian media workers to evangelism in the media. Second, it is to mobilize media believers and motivate them to attend the International forum of Novomedia, which is going to be in Kiev in the fall.

“Novomedia Carousel” - is a new training format June 11


Novomedia Association presents a new format of trainings:

- EIGHT topics that you want to hear in ONE day; 

- EIGHT speakers whom you want to get know in ONE day.
If you want to receive the most useful knowledge from the field of mass communication in ONE DAY- “Carousel of Novomedia"- is the best format for you. 

We have invited new speakers, so they will give you a new knowledge!

Reporter of TVi Julia Bankova participated in pro-club Novomedia


According to the data of international organization "Reporters Without Borders", Ukraine ranked 131st out of 178 countries in the 2010 World ranking of press freedom.   However, the authorities say that the introductions of censorship in Ukraine are no more than unfounded phobias of journalists.

Extended meeting of Novomedia directors became the start of preparation for International Media Forum in Kiev


Friday, April 1st, at the office of the Novomedia Association had an expanded meeting for directors. That was the first meeting in that kind of format: besides permanent members of the board of directors, there were invited other leaders who are responsible for different areas in the organization. 

The fifth annual competition of Christian websites from Novomedia has started

The annual competition among of Christian websites started on April 20th.  The competition itself conducts Christian webmasters Club with support of Internet Department of Novomedia Association. The goal of the competition is to determine the best Christian web-sites in their special nominations and motivate other web recourses develop and grow even more.
The contest runs for the fifth years already. Every year the competition involves hundreds of Christian websites, and the best once receives Certificate of the winner.