To 19 December Ukrainians should elect the tourist mascot of Kiev, which will become part of the tourist symbols of the capital and will not replace the official.
We will remind, last year in Ukraine has been 14.2 million foreign tourists.
As reported by 1NEWS, has launched an online vote on the mascot of the Ukrainian capital.
The organizers believe that the election symbol of the city strengthen the promotion of the capital of Ukraine as a European city on the international tourism stage, will strengthen the status of Kyiv as a modern metropolis with a long history and unique identity.
The competition is held on the basis of the order of the KSCA. The first stage envisaged the adoption of the entries and was held from March 19 to 21 September this year. During this period, a jury selected 10 best works, one of which will be the winner December 19.
Online voting is the second stage of the contest to choose the mascot of Kiev.
The winner will be determined on December 19. The author of the mascot, the winner will receive a cash award in the amount of 150 thousand hryvnia.
The jury included well-known public figures in the fields of tourism, culture and design.
As noted in the terms of the competition, the tourist mascot of Kiev can be any “special character” — real or mythical creature.
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